Residential Assistant Housemistress, Bushey, Hertfordshire

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St Margaret's SchoolBushey, Hertfordshire

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Start date: As soon As Possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Salary: £22,892
Contract term: Permanent

We are seeking to recruit a well-organised, energetic and enthusiastic individual who, together with the Housemistress, will be responsible for the pastoral care and welfare of the girls in our friendly boarding house for pupils aged 11-18. Excellent team working and interpersonal skills are essential, and previous experience of working with young people would be an advantage.

Due to the residential nature of the role and scope of boarding responsibilities, the School can only consider applications from female candidates, as an ‘occupational requirement’ under the Equality Act 2010.

For further information and to apply for this vacancy, please visit our website:

Closing date for applications: Monday 24 September 2018

Interviews to be held: Monday 01 October 2018 

St Margaret’s school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service. St Margaret’s School is an equal opportunities employer.

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More about St Margaret's School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 4 - 18 years
Denomination: Church of England
Address: Merry Hill Road, Bushey, Watford, Hertfordshire, WD23 1DT, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8416 4400
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A boarding and day school for girls aged 4-18; St Margaret’s was founded in 1749 and is one of the oldest girls’ schools in the country.

At St Margaret’s we educate girls for life. Everyone is encouraged to achieve her full potential...