Head of Cornwall House - a boarding house for girls aged 11-18, Reigate, Surrey

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Royal Alexandra and Albert SchoolReigate, Surrey

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Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: UPS/MPR +Head of House Allowance (currently £9,180 - £13,260) depending on experience
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

The Role  

A co-educational state boarding school in 260 acres of parkland. Over a thousand pupils including 480 Boarders aged 7-18.  Sixth Form of 190 rising to 240 in the next few years.  

For September 2020 we are seeking to appoint an outstanding and suitably skilled Housemistress/master with a flexible and imaginative approach to caring for young women and the vision to support the school in meeting its aim of being the leading state boarding school in the country.  We strive to develop the girls’ all-round personal development and academic fulfilment, whilst creating a community of empowered learners who will be an influence for good in a challenging world.

The individual will be directly responsible for the routine operation of Cornwall House and for the good order and discipline of the house at all times.

A three-bedroom flat is provided free of all bills together with a generous remuneration package and a much reduced teaching timetable, if the candidate is also going to teach at the school.   Each boarding house is very well supported with a good number of other staff living in the house and assisting with duties. 

Application Process

To apply, please complete an application form with a covering letter and supporting statement by clicking the apply now button.  

Closing Date: Monday 27th January 2020, 9am  

Interview:  Week beginning Monday 3rd February 2020

The school reservices the right to appoint prior to the closing date.

The Royal Alexandra and Albert School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including an Enhanced DBS check.

More about Royal Alexandra and Albert School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 7 - 18 years
Address: Gatton Park, Reigate, Surrey, RH2 0TD, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1737 649000
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The Royal Alexandra and Albert School is a 7-18 co-educational, non-selective state boarding school located in 260 acres of beautiful private parkland in Gatton Park, Surrey. Our large site allows us to have extensive sporting facilities, including f...