We are seeking an experienced individual to provide professional, high-quality Matron care for this important pastoral position within Bedales Prep School, Dunhurst.
Primary duties include: Acting as the lead and be responsible for, the day-to-day medical practice and administration with the Matron Team working closely with the two Residential Matrons and Bedales Lead Nurse to ensure correct implementation of and compliance with the School Medication Policy and assist School Staff to ensure the safe, effective and efficient management and smooth day-to-day running of the boarding house, care of day children and management of other matron roles in line with the Boarding National Minimum Standards and the School’s needs and requirements.
Contract Term: Permanent, Part Time, Part Year
The hours of work will be 4 days of 8 hours per day and 1 day of 8.5 hours. The Matron’s team are on duty the week prior to the start of Autumn Term, Spring Term and one week post Summer Term.
Our school is a unique educational establishment, set in the beautiful Hampshire countryside. Our aim is to create an environment where questioning, divergent thinking and freedom to learn from mistakes are all encouraged. Central to our success is the sense that each person is a member of our community whose voice is entitled to be heard and treated with respect. Both our staff and students expect of each other the best kind of relationships – co-operative, authentic and trustful.
Our benefits include onsite parking, free school lunches, life assurance, pension and personal accident cover.
For further information and to apply, please visit our website vacancies page via the Apply link.
Closing date: Thursday 26th September 2019 at 9:00am
Interview date: Wednesday 2nd October 2019
Before applying for this post, please read the job description and person specification for the post. CVs will not be accepted in lieu of completing an application form. Candidates must apply directly to Bedales Schools via the recruitment portal on the Bedales website.
Further details regarding the post can be obtained from Colin Baty, Head of Dunhurst via e-mail to email@example.com. Further assistance c an be obtained via our Recruitment Team on 01730 711690 or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Bedales is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. All teaching posts are exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and all successful applicants will undergo safeguarding screening including an enhanced DBS and Barred List check from the Disclosure and Barring Service and a Prohibition from Teaching Check.