Boarding Matron (Residential), Oxford, Oxfordshire

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Headington SchoolOxford, Oxfordshire
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Start date: End of August 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Prorated tbc (£25.7k–£29.4k FTE per annum)
Contract term: Fixed Term


Start date: end August 2018 Salary: Prorated tbc (£25.7k–£29.4k FTE per annum)

Headington is a vibrant and welcoming school set in 23 acres on the outskirts of Oxford. In an environment where individuals come first, Headington is renowned for its commitment to academic excellence, pastoral support and an impressive range of extra-curricular opportunities.

The main purpose of this role is to support the Housemistress/master in providing an environment which provides both academic and pastoral support to the boarders in the House, ensuring their welfare and development.

The Boarding Matron will have experience of working with young people ideally in a School and will play an important role in the pastoral support of boarding pupils. You will possess excellent interpersonal skills, be calm, sensitive, patient and enjoy working as part of a team. You will be well organised and competent in the use of Microsoft office and Google docs. 

If you are interested in applying for this position please refer to our website: for a job specification and application form.

Please send your completed application form and covering letter to

Please apply immediately

Applicants must be able to provide evidence of having the right to live and work in the UK and be prepared to undergo a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Headington School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Applicants must undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and DBS and barred lists checks. The School expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Headington School is an equal opportunities employer. 

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