Part time and full time available
Working across six days a week (Mon – Sat) during term time (32 weeks a year)
This is a great opportunity to join one of the leading independent schools in the UK as Uppingham continues to invest in its matron provision across its boarding houses.
House Matrons play a pivotal role within the School, and we are seeking experienced pastoral professionals to work alongside our boarding house teams to deliver excellent care to our pupils aged 13-18.
The matrons also ensure that the required service standards are met in cleaning, maintenance, laundry and catering provision within the boarding house.
The boarding houses are central to life at the School and you will be too. An Uppingham house is very much an extended home. Each boarding house aims to represent a full spectrum of the personalities, characters and talent found across the School.
If you are confident with IT-based admin, enjoy working as part of a team and can combine efficiency with friendliness and a genuine care for the welfare of our pupils, we would be delighted to hear from you. Experience in a care-based industry and of working with young people is desirable.
Uppingham is a leading co-educational independent boarding school with a long and proud heritage yet looks forward into the twenty-first century with imagination and confidence.
The value of an all-round education, in which each individual and their talents come first, is fundamental to the Uppingham experience. Our community values people. We are warm, compassionate and mutually supportive. This is reflected in our working environment and the benefits we are able to offer:
- 50% contribution to premiums for the School’s private health scheme
- Free membership of dual-use Sports Centre (£25 annual joining fee for full-time members of staff)
- Free staff lunches in term-time
- Staff fee concessions
- Defined contribution pension scheme
- Sodexo benefits platform
- Cycle to Work Scheme
For further details on this role and to apply please click the apply button.
The closing date for applications is 9.00 am on Monday 16th August 2021.
Interviews will take place week commencing 23rd August 2021.
Uppingham School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Successful candidates must be willing to undergo full screening in accordance with Keeping Children Safe in Education (KCSiE), including an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. Issues relating to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of pupils will be explored at interview.
- Mainstream school with independent funding
- Secondary with sixth form
- Students of mixed gender, age 13 - 18 years
Uppingham School is a mixed, Church of England independent secondary school with sixth form and boarding, located in Leicestershire. The secondary school, situated in Uppingham has approximately 791 students on record.
Uppingham School was founded in...