Boarding Parent, Vale of Glamorgan

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Westbourne SchoolVale of Glamorgan

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Start date: As soon as possible, May 2019 latest
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive; starting from £25k pa + board and lodging
Contract term: Permanent

Energetic and enthusiastic house parent(s) sought for an excellent opportunity to run a family-like boarding house.

Over the past seven years we have experienced growing demand for international boarding provision and we have progressively extended our boarding house accordingly. 

You will be in charge of the day-to-day running and management of our boarding house. You will have responsibility for the monitoring, welfare and motivation of our international students and implementing boarding house policies and procedures. 

The ideal applicant will have experience of managing young students in a residential environment. Flexibility to respond to the unexpected, a sense of humour and enthusiasm are essential, as is the ability to engender respect from staff and students. Good organisational skills and a genuine interest in the welfare of young people are essential. The post includes full board and accommodation. 

You report directly to the Principal.

Applicants should submit a covering letter and a full CV with at least two referees to:
gerardgriffiths@westbourneschool.com



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Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: 4 Hickman Road, Penarth, South Glamorgan, CF64 2AJ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 29 20705705