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Commencing 1st September 2017



The Cathedral School Llandaff, Cardiff’s leading independent school for girls and boys, seeks to appoint a Sports Coach from 1st September 2017.  The person appointed will support the delivery of Girls’ Games, and will have experience in coaching netball (essential at least at Level 1), hockey and rounders (desirable).  The Sports Coach will work 2 afternoons each week – Monday and Thursdays, 12.30 – 5.00 pm, term time only.  The rate of pay is £11.62 per hour. In addition, lunch is provided free of charge. There may be periodic scope for additional hours in line with weekend fixtures or other school activities.

A proficient sportswoman, who enjoys coaching and working with teenagers and who is able to establish warm, professional and mutually respectful relationships with them, and to be an effective member of a highly committed team of staff, will find this role a rewarding one which offers excellent experience toward future career development.

Standards at the Cathedral School, academic and behavioural, are very high; there is a strong Christian ethos. The school enjoys a solid reputation in sport.

Applications, in the form of a letter and the completed application form, should be received by the Head as soon as possible.  The application form can be downloaded from the school’s website.  Should you require any further information contact the Headmaster’s PA, Mrs Sue Roscrow, on telephone Number : 029 2083 8501 or email :  headspa@cathedral-school.co.uk 

Closing date for applications is Friday 26th May 2017

Interviews, to include a short netball coaching session will take place on Monday 12th June 2017


Trainee Science Teacher (Physics)

Required September 2017

The Cathedral School requires a Trainee Science Teacher (Physics) from September 2017. We are looking for a talented Physics graduate with a passion for STEM, able to inspire and encourage scientists of the future. The successful candidate will receive a full time salary and will also be fully funded through the University of Buckingham Independent PGCE course, teaching a 0.7 timetable in the first year. This will include A Level Physics for the right candidate, as well as GCSE Physics and general Science to our younger pupils.

This post is a one year contract in the first instance. It will suit a dynamic and determined individual who may wish to test his/her teaching vocation in a school context in Wales’s exciting capital city.

Standards at the school are very high and there is a strong Christian ethos. 

Applications including the school’s own application form and a letter of application, should be sent for the attention of Mrs Clare Sherwood, Head. Email : headspa@cathedral-school.co.uk  All applications will be acknowledged by email.

Apply immediately


The School is an equal opportunities employer. The successful candidate will be required to undergo full DBS clearance in order to establish their suitability to work with children

The School is a member of the Woodard Corporation, the Independent Association of Preparatory Schools, the Society of Heads of Independent Schools and the Choir Schools Association.

The School is a Registered Charity which exists to provide education for children.  Charity Number 1103522