Assistant Housemistress - Independent School
School: Independent School
Role: Assistant Housemistress
Start Date: March 2018 or April 2018 or earlier if possible
Salary: Competitive including Accommodation
A leading independent school in the north of England, in Yorkshire are recruiting an Assistant Housemistress. This is a full time and permanent role from March 2018 although an earlier start date is possible.
This independent school offers an exciting and challenging education. Pupils are part of a school community that cares for each other and allows each member to grow as an individual. There is a love of learning instilled within the pupils and the school's aim is for pupils to aspire to be leaders in all walks of life.
The Head is seeking an adaptable, self-motivated, energetic and caring individual to take up the role of Assistant Housemistress within a boarding house of girls. The primary role is to provide outstanding pastoral care for the girls in the boarding house. You will help to provide a relaxed, warm and caring environment which the pupils are happy to call "home". You will support the Housemistress and share the day to day concerns for the children and all aspects of running the boarding house. The successful candidate will possess effective communication skills, both written and spoken and possess good organisational skills. You will understand the importance of attention to detail and have the ability to work with flexibility and with initiative and be a team player. Ideally you will have experience of working with young people in a boarding school setting.
If you are interested in becoming an integral member of the boarding community at a leading, successful and vibrant independent school please apply now. Or call Duncan Eaglesham on for an informal conversation and more information including a job description. The school has a strong ethos of student welfare therefore any successful applicant will undergo a full enhanced criminal record check (DBS).