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Rathdown School

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Join our dedicated and talented staff

Thank you for your interest in working at Rathdown School.

Rathdown School is a vibrant community, a collaborative work environment and a highly rewarding place to work. Our mission is to recruit, develop, and retain outstanding employees who are committed to the pursuit of excellence and the inclusive ethos of our school. Please find below links to current vacancies. Please see the latest Whole School Evaluation Report.

Rathdown School is a voluntary, fee-paying school for approximately 450 students aged 3-18 catering to day and boarding students. Located on beautiful grounds in Glenageary, County Dublin, most of our students come from professional or business backgrounds. The school has a wide catchment area attracting students from all over Ireland and abroad.

The Governors, along with senior management, are now working on an ambitious development plan for the campus to ensure that Rathdown School remains a pre-eminent educational experience in Ireland, as well as adapting and evolving the campus to the changing needs of the Rathdown School Community in the coming decades.

Please note: We are committed to the safeguarding of children and child protection screening will apply to any posts within the school.

Rathdown School is delighted to announce that we are a Droichead school. The Droichead process is an Integrated Professional Induction Framework for newly qualified teachers (NQTs).

Current Vacancies

To apply for teaching positions all applicants must send:

  • A completed application form
  • A full letter of application
  • A detailed CV
  • The name, email address and telephone number of two professional referees

Completed applications should be sent to:

Kirsten Matta
Human Resources
Rathdown School
Glenageary Co. Dublin
T: +353 1 201 3936

Teachers are expected to have a suitable degree and teaching qualification unless their experience and further training makes them qualified to teach a subject they did not initially study to degree level.