Job Description

Clongowes Wood College SJ is one of Ireland’s oldest and most successful 7-day boarding schools for boys, situated 35km west of Dublin, in Co. Kildare.  We are committed to the provision of the highest quality Catholic education in the Jesuit tradition.


As soon as possible, but no later than January 2024.

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding individual to fill the role of Housemaster/Housemistress for January 2024 to be part of our boarding staff team.  Involvement in the co-curricular life of the College is expected.  Some teaching could be offered to a successful applicant, though this is not essential.  Accommodation is available.

Please contact the Headmaster’s PA ( for further information.  Candidates should submit a completed application form and a curriculum vitae by email to arrive no later than Friday 22nd September 2023.  Interviews will be held shortly after the closing date via Zoom or on-site.

Clongowes Wood College is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to Child Safeguarding.  The successful candidate will be subject to a Garda Vetting procedural check prior to taking up this position.