Head of Sixth Form Co-Educational Boarding House, Reigate, Surrey

Closing date:

Royal Alexandra and Albert SchoolReigate, Surrey

Date posted:
Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: UPS/MPR + Head of House Allowance (dependent on experience)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

The Role:

As a 7-18 State Boarding School we are seeking a Head of House to be directly responsible for the routine operation of Gatton Hall, our Sixth Form Co-Educational Boarding House.  You will be responsible for the boarders’ welfare and contentment, and for good order and discipline in the house.  A reduced teaching timetable is offered if the candidate is also going to teach at the school.  

Gatton Hall itself is a mansion in the Palladium Style offering magnificent views of the 250 acres of the grounds of the School.  The boarding accommodation is on the top two floors of this mansion.  It has recently been refurbished and offers first class accommodation to the boarders.  As a co-educational house, which is sixth form only, it is a unique boarding house in the school and serves to prepare the pupils extremely well for their next stage.

The successful candidate will:  

• Be a qualified teacher, but applications will be considered from candidates with  relevant experience or training who are not teachers  

• Take an interest in the welfare and progress of all of the students in the house  

• Support the house as appropriate in house activities and house competitions   

• Generous with their time and responsive to the needs of the students  

Accommodation will be provided for the successful candidate for the better performance of their duties. 

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

Closing Date: Wednesday 21st March   

Interview: Tuesday 27th March  

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.

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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
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...