Job details

Job details
Employer Lancaster Royal Grammar School
Location Lancaster
Salary 14,975 - 16,061
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
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Closing date
Job starts Januay 2018

An outstanding school across all categories’ (Ofsted) 

We are seeking a Matron to join one of our boarding houses from January 2018.  

This role is 43 hours per week term time only to be worked in shift patterns through weekdays and weekends to include regular sleep overs.  

Salary is based on Support staff grade 3 currently £15,375 - £16,491 (Actual salary £14,975 - £16,061) 

As one of the top grammar schools in the country, our students consistently attain a high level of academic achievement.  Around three-quarters of our A-level results are at A*, A or B grade and almost all of our leavers go on to university, many of them to the most competitive institutions, including 10-12% to Oxford and Cambridge. We are equally proud of our extensive extra curricular provision, the warmth of the relationships between pupils and staff, and of the quality of our pastoral care. 

LRGS is a state day and boarding school, with 1040 pupils between the ages of 11 and 18, including a vibrant Sixth Form of 350 students.  One of just 38 state boarding schools in the UK, around 180 of our pupils are boarders. 

LRGS is located in the attractive University City of Lancaster, which is approximately 2.5 hours from London by train and an hour from Manchester.  We are surrounded by the stunning landscapes of the Lake District, Morecambe Bay and the Yorkshire Dales.   

LRGS is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share in this commitment.  

Employer Information:   Lancaster Royal Grammar School  

Phase: Secondary 

Age range: 11-18 

Gender: Boys 

No. of pupils: 1030 

School type: Selective, Grammar   

Funding status: State maintained Academy 

Religious character: Non-denominational  

Location and contacts:  Lancaster Royal Grammar School East Road Lancaster  LA1 3EF Tel: 01524 580600 Website: www.lrgs.org.uk