HOUSEMISTRESS (MATERNITY COVER)
Fixed term, Full time
We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic, caring Housemistress to cover our Junior House which houses 50 girls aged 11 -16 years.
The successful candidate will be energetic, flexible, possess a good sense of humour and have a passion for developing and inspiring young people. The role requires the ability to be fair, calm and to create positive relationships with young people and their parents and guardians. In addition, strong organisational and communication skills, attention to detail and team working are essential aspects of this role.
The ideal candidate will have experience of working within boarding. You will be expected to lead and manage a team of staff to ensure our boarders continue to receive an excellent level of pastoral care and academic support over this period. This is an opportunity to work in a boarding house that offers a secure home that encourages young people to reach their potential academically, emotionally and socially.
This could be a teaching or non-teaching position and all staff are expected to fully contribute to the wider life of the school.
Benefits include year-round accommodation in the boarding house, free meals during term time, paid school holidays, use of school facilities, all in a beautiful location close to London. Involvement in the wider life of the school is expected.
‘Quirky, sparky and passionate for learning’ (Good Schools Guide)
Start date: April 2021
Applications (by application form, CV and covering letter) are welcome as soon as possible and no later than midday on Wednesday 27 January 2021. Interviews will take place soon after.
For an application pack, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Prior’s Field, Priorsfield Road, Godalming, Surrey, GU7 2RH
t: 01483 810551 w: www.priorsfieldschool.com
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults and expect all staff to share this commitment. This post will be subject to an enhanced DBS check. Registered Charity No: 312038
- Mainstream school with independent funding
- Secondary with sixth form
- Girls school with students of age 11 - 19 years