Day Matron, Oxfordshire

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Headington SchoolOxfordshire

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Start date: 30th August 2019
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £21k FTE prorated salary will vary depending on start date
Contract term: Permanent


Part Time, Term Time

Start date: 30th August 2019

Salary: £21k FTE prorated salary will vary depending on start date

Headington is a vibrant and welcoming school set in 23 acres of playing fields and grounds. In an environment where individuals come first, Headington is renowned for its commitment to academic excellence and an impressive range of sports, music and arts.  

The successful applicant will work as a key part of the boarding house team supporting primarily the domestic aspect of boarding plus the safety and welfare of the girls. We are seeking an individual who has experience of housekeeping duties and working with young people in an educational environment. 

You will enjoy housekeeping tasks and have an understanding of the concerns of young people from a variety of cultural and social backgrounds. You will possess excellent organisational skills and good written and oral communication. You will need to be sensitive, calm and flexible. The hours of work will be 20 hours per week on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays plus 6 Saturdays during the academic year.

If you are interested in applying for this position please refer to our website:  for a job specif ication 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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More about Headington School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Headington Road, Headington, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX3 7TD, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1865 759 100
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Located in the city of Oxford, Headington School is an independent school for girls. Established in 1915, the school was founded upon traditional Christian principles. Headington School is split across two sites, with one serving the upper school for...