Housemaster/Housemistress, Blandford Forum

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Bryanston SchoolBlandford Forum

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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

We are seeking to appoint a caring, dynamic and inspirational Housemaster/Housemistress to take responsibility for the pastoral, academic and co-curricular life of the pupils in their care and lead this successful and popular girls’ boarding house (ages 13-18). All teaching subjects will be considered for this post, which has a reduced timetable. 

As an experienced teacher with a proven track record of providing first rate pastoral care, the successful candidate will be a natural leader and have an excellent understanding of what it takes to deliver a boarding experience in which pupils thrive. Experience of boarding is therefore essential and BSA boarding qualifications will be an advantage, as will be an ability to foster a nurturing, supportive environment and to build healthy relationships.

 Bryanston offers an exceptional working environment, which includes a competitive remuneration package, additional responsibility payment, state-of-the-art facilities, wide-ranging prospects for professional and personal development and the benefits of joining a very experienced team. All staff contribute to the pastoral and boarding school life, and have the opportunity to share their passion for sports or pioneering and co-curricular activities in these beautiful rural surroundings.

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Closing date: Sunday, 17th March 2019

Bryanston is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced criminal record check.

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More about Bryanston School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 13 - 18 years
Address: Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 0PX, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1258 452411
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Bryanston School is an HMC independent boarding and day school for boys and girls aged 13 to 18, set in a beautiful 400-acre site near Blandford Forum in Dorset. Founded in 1928, the school aims above all to develop the all-round talents of individua...