Boarding House Assistant, Bournemouth

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Talbot Heath SchoolBournemouth

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Start date: 1/9/19
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: TH Rates
Contract term: Permanent

REQUIRED FOR September 2019


Talbot Heath is an independent girls’ school for ages 3-18 set in pleasant grounds in Bournemouth, with an outstanding academic record.

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and reliable person to support the house staff in the day to day running of our Boarding House at Talbot Heath School.  This position is a fantastic opportunity for a GAP Year student or someone who is looking to develop a career in an educational environment. 

You will need to be confident and a good all round team player willing to contribute to the many aspects of boarding school life. You will be assisting with various activities, trips as well as the general day to day care of the Boarders. An ability to coach hockey would be an advantage but not an essential requirement.

You will be working within a 2 week rota, with overnight stays in the Boarding House required where full board and accommodation is provided.  

This is a term time only position.

*  PLEASE NOTE: As this is a girls' boarding school this role is suitable for female applicants only. This is an occupational requirement in accordance with Schedule 9, Paragraph 1 of the Equality Act 2010.

If you require any further information, please contact  Mrs D Flynn, Tel:  01202 761881 (Option 1)


 Closing Date:  2nd July 2019

Talbot Heath School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and has an Equal Opportunity Policy.  The successful applicant will require an Enhanced DBS check. Talbot Heath is a registered charity (number 283708) existing to provide high quality education for children.

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More about Talbot Heath School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 3 - 19 years
Address: Rothesay Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH4 9NJ, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1202 761881
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