We're looking to recruit a full-time Adviser in Religious Education (Primary Schools).

The RE Primary Adviser provides support, advice and development opportunities for staff within Catholic schools to enhance the delivery and quality of Religious Education across the Archdiocese of St Andrews & Edinburgh.

You will be responsible for curriculum development of Religious Education in Catholic Schools and for developing and facilitating regular CLPL opportunities. The postholder also contributes to national and Diocesan developments in co-operation with the Scottish Catholic Education Service (SCES).


  • You must be a qualified and experienced primary school teacher holding a Catholic Teacher’s Certificate.
  • You must have an excellent working knowledge of the Curriculum for Excellence in RERC and a proven track record in developing curriculum resources.
  • You must be able to develop and provide CLPL opportunities and website resources, be an effective team player who can work in schools and at national level and also be committed to working within and supporting the values and ideals of the Archdiocese.

The role is based at the Gillis Centre, 100 Strathearn Road, Edinburgh EH9 1BB and may require some travel. A full job description can be found here. Informal enquiries can be emailed to Morag Hendry at recruitment@staned.org.uk

To Apply

Submit a CV with a covering letter outlining your interest and suitability for the role to recruitment@staned.org.uk Closing date for applications: 5pm on 13 December 2021. Interviews will be held early January 2022.