Boarding Matron (non residential), Brighton and Hove

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Brighton CollegeBrighton and Hove

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Contract type: Part Time / Full Time
Salary: £15,500-£16,500
Contract term: Permanent

Brighton College is one of England’s leading independent schools, located at the heart of the country’s most vibrant city.

Boarding Matron (non-residential)

Applications are invited for a matron to support the boarding house staff to ensure the smooth running of Fenwick House, a senior girl’ boarding house for pupils aged 13 – 18. The focus of this role is pastoral; time will be spent speaking to the girls and helping them cope with the myriad demands of a boarding school life. In addition to this pastoral care you will provide administrative support to the Fenwick House staff as well as reviewing rooms and identifying areas which may require attention for maintenance. Flexibility is key. 

The successful applicant will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, together with the ability to assist with the day-to-day tasks within the boarding house.

This is a Full-time, term-time plus post. 40 hours per week term time only (35 weeks) from 8.30am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday. The successful candidate will also be required to work up to four Saturdays per year to cover open mornings plus an additional ten days during the school holidays and the occasional Sunday to support College events or to cover pupils return at the beginning of term.  

The College is currently enjoying great success. Recent awards include: Sunday Times School of the Year, Tatler Headmaster of the Year, and UK Independent School of the Year.

A full job description and support staff application is available at or at or from HR on 01273 704215

Deadline for applications: midday Thursday 19th July 2018

Brighton College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children; the successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced disclosure through the DBS.

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More about Brighton College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Eastern Road, Brighton, East Sussex, BN2 0AL, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1273 704200
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Brighton is one of England’s leading schools and the oldest public school in Sussex. The College comprises the Senior School, educating 1,000 pupils aged 13–18, and the Lower School, educating 100 pupils aged 11–13.

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