Boarding Housemaster/mistress, Bedford

Closing date:

Bedford SchoolBedford

Date posted:
Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

An exceptional candidate is sought for the post of  Boarding Housemaster/mistress  for September 2018 to lead Redburn House.

The successful candidate will have outstanding inter-personal skills, previous experience in boarding, and a real ambition to inspire boys to happiness and success in all its forms. He/she will be an energetic and inspirational leader, and be fully supportive of the all-round ethos and strategic vision of the school. All subject backgrounds will be considered. 

The School has its own salary scale (well above national scales); the post will be rewarded generously in accordance with the importance of the position and will include accommodation. There is substantial fee remission for children of teaching staff in all the Harpur Trust Schools in Bedford.

Closing date: Friday 16th February 2018 (Noon)

Interview date:Thursday 22nd February 2018 

Further details and an application form can be found on our website: 

Please send completed applications to: or post to Amy Bell, HR Assistant, The Bursary, 10 Glebe Road, Bedford MK40 2PL.

The Harpur Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check, references and other checks.

Bedford School is part of The Harpur Trust

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More about Bedford School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Boys
Age Range: 13 - 18 years
Address: De Parys Avenue, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK40 2TU, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1234 362200
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We are one of the region’s leading boarding and day schools, educating boys from the ages of 7 to 18. Part of The Harpur Trust, Bedford’s leading educational and social welfare charity, we’re a vibrant school with a very strong sense of ...