Housemistress, Buckinghamshire

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Thornton CollegeBuckinghamshire

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Generous salary dependent on qualifications and experience
Contract term: Permanent


from September 2019

Thornton College



We are seeking to recruit an enthusiastic Housemistress within our boarding team from September 2019 at this highly successful Catholic independent school for girls.


The College is situated in 25 acres of beautiful parkland, just outside Milton Keynes on the Northants/Bucks border. The school has grown from strength to strength over the past decade culminating in a brand new Sixth Form opening in September 2016. 

This is an opportunity for the right person to work alongside the new Head of Boarding in the re-launch of boarding at Thornton. We are looking for a team player, with drive and enthusiasm. Support will be given for CPD training and development in a BSA qualification. Thornton uses its own generous salary scale and the salary awarded will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. A full driving licence in required. Accommodation will be provided during term time and the expectation will be to work weekends in rotation. This is a non-teaching position but duties will expected during the school day.

Apply now or please submit a completed application form available from our website -

Closing date for applications: Friday 24th May 2019.

The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and the appointment made only following satisfactory references.

More about Thornton College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 2 - 18 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Convent Of Jesus & Mary, Thornton, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, MK17 0HJ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1280 812610
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Thornton College is a leading independent Catholic day and boarding school for girls. It is one of the most successful non-selective schools in the UK and offers a warm and nurturing educational environment alongside a rigorous and exciting curriculu...