Teacher of Religion and Philosophy


George Watson’s College wishes to appoint a Teacher of Religion and Philosophy on a permanent basis from August 2020. The vacancy represents an opportunity for an outstanding practitioner to make a high profile contribution to the success of one of Scotland’s leading schools.


To apply, please send a letter of application of not more than 800 words giving us more information about you and why you would like the role, addressed to Mr Gordon Boyd, Head of Senior School. The letter, completed application form and diversity monitoring form must reach Jane Robinson, Head of Human Resources by email (vacancies@gwc.org.uk) no later than noon on 30 January 2020.

Any specific questions relating to the advertised post can be put directly to Mr James Burt, Head of Department at j.burt@gwc.org.uk  

Candidates called for interview will be asked to teach a lesson as part of the selection process.

If you require more information about the School, please visit our school website.

Closing date: 30 January 2020.

Interviews are planned to take place on Wednesday 19 February 2020

Job Description (PDF)

Application Form (DOCX)

Diversity Monitoring Form (DOCX)