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Wycombe Abbey SchoolBuckinghamshire

This is an exciting opportunity for an outstanding and inspirational teacher to take on a significant leadership and management role as Housemistress at this prestigious, forward- thinking and high-achieving girls’ boarding school.

The Housemistress has responsibility for each girl’s personal and academic development and is an important point of contact for parents. She is responsible for ensuring a safe, happy and comfortable environment in which pupils can both learn and relax.

 A Housemistress can usually expect to teach up to 12 lessons per week and any academic subject relevant to our curriculum will be considered. This post is not suitable for NQTs.

Accommodation is provided all year round on our beautiful site. Wycombe Abbey has its own salary scale which compares favourably with other independent schools and is well above that of the maintained sector.

Please complete an application form and submit this, together with a covering letter, to the Headmistress, Mrs J Duncan by emailing the Human Resources Manager, Mrs J Wetenhall Further details are found under ‘Vacancies’ on the School website:

Closing date for applications: 9am, Monday 18 January 2021.

Interviews: Thursday 27 January 2021.

Wycombe Abbey is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

We are an equal opportunities employer. Registered Charity No. 310638

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