Head of Boarding - Lead Houseparent Sixth Form Boarding, Devon

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West Buckland SchoolDevon

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Start date: Required for August 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

This is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to take up this newly designated position combining the management and lead of the 3 boarding house and operational delivery of Sixth Form boarding. This is a residential appointment with purpose built family accommodation provided. You will plan and lead on all aspects of boarding and associated welfare and safeguarding and ensure continued compliance with NMS. This will suit someone looking to engage in the wider extended curriculum and school life. There is an expectation to teach up to 50% of a full timetable.

The application should include a completed application form, letter of application, and returned to recruitment@westbuckland.com

Full details and an application form can be downloaded from www.westbuckland.com (under employment) or call 01598 760281 for a pack.

Closing date: 22 March 2018 • Interview date: 26/28th March 2018

West Buckland School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo safeguarding screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure & Barring Service. The post is defined as being within the scope of Regulated Activity.

Reg Charity No. 1167545

West Buckland School, Barnstaple, Devon EX32 0SX

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More about West Buckland School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Denomination: Christian
Address: West Buckland, Barnstaple, Devon, EX32 0SX, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1598 760281
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West Buckland School was founded in 1858 nine miles from the town of Barnstaple. It stands in nearly 100 acres of grounds, surrounded by farmland, near the western edge of Exmoor.  Its rural location is outstandingly beautiful.  A number of...