Boarding Assistant (Middle School), Hertfordshire

Closing date:Expiring soon

Queenswood SchoolHertfordshire

Date posted:
Start date: Required for March 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Salary in the region of £15,000pa.
Contract term: Permanent

(GSA, BSA, HMC Boarding and Day School for approximately 440 girls aged 11 – 18)

Queenswood is set in beautiful Hertfordshire countryside close to London.

Boarding Assistant (Middle School)

Required for March 2019

We are looking to appoint someone to the full time residential role of Boarding Assistant working in our Middle School Boarding House (Years 9, 10 and 11). The successful candidate will share the responsibility for the well-being and welfare of our Middle School boarders. They will assist the Housemistresses and two other Boarding Assistants in the smooth running of the House. The successful candidate will be caring, positive and conscientious with a good sense of humour, flexibility, stamina and attention to detail.

Benefits include year round free single accommodation in the boarding house and free meals during term time, paid school holidays and use of school facilities.  Involvement in the wider life of the school is expected.

No previous school experience is required but empathy of the needs of teenage girls is essential. This post would suit someone interest in pursuing a career in schools. 

This is a full–time post, working term-time only with an associated salary in the region of £15,000pa.

Closing date for applications:  Friday 22 February 2019

Interviews will take place on Friday 1 March 2019

For further details and to apply please go to

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and all 

Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening including enhanced clearance with Disclosure and Barring Service and checks with past employers.  

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More about Queenswood School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Methodist
Address: Shepherds Way, Brookmans Park, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL9 6NS, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1707 602500
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Queenswood is a progressive boarding and day school for around 430 girls, aged between 11 and 18, where boarders make up more than half of the School.  An all round education focuses on equipping the girls with all the life skills required of wo...