Winchester College is a boys’ boarding school of 700 pupils. It was founded in 1382 and is one of the world’s oldest and most prestigious schools.
We are looking to recruit a resident Matron for one of our Boarding Houses.
In conjunction with the Housemaster, the Matron is responsible for the pastoral care and well-being of approximately 65 boys aged 13-18. Together, they create a supportive home community, establishing a strong rapport of trust with pupils and colleagues, and work in partnership with others to promote the health and wellbeing of our pupils.
Working in boarding is a demanding but extremely rewarding occupation. This position will suit a practical, well organised person with a friendly disposition and the ability to communicate effectively with young people, and who is able to provide a warm, authoritative and reassuring presence in the boarding house.
Winchester College is an international community that celebrates everyone’s individuality, talents and potential. We embrace diversity and inclusion in the workplace and are committed to promoting a fair and supportive environment for all our employees. We work hard to create a culture where different perspectives are valued and our staff feel valued for their individuality, and share a sense of belonging. Our aim is to reflect the diverse nature of society and of our pupil body.
This position includes a generous benefits package, including a pension auto-enrolment scheme. For full details on the above post and to apply please click here.
Only applications completed on the College website will be accepted.
Closing date: Friday 5 February 2021. Applications received after this may not be considered.
Please note: applications will be considered as they arrive. Winchester College reserves the right to make an appointment prior to the closing date.
Winchester College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. This appointment will be conditional on successful pre-employment and DBS checks.
(No agencies please)
- Mainstream school with independent funding
- Secondary School
- Boys school with students of age 13 - 18 years
Situated in Hampshire, Winchester College is an independent, secondary school for boys aged between 13 and 18. The school was founded in 1382 by the Bishop of Winchester, William of Wykeham. It was expanded in the 19th Century to accommodate the popu...