Matron, Oswestry

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Oswestry SchoolOswestry
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Start date: ASAP or January 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Dependent on qualifications and experience
Contract term: Permanent

Oswestry School is an independent, co-educational day & boarding school, with a 11-18 senior school of c.350 pupils and a 4-11 junior school (Bellan House) of c.120 pupils. The strong ethos of the school is reflected in its fabulous pastoral care and sense of community. The School recently underwent inspection, with an excellent report. As well as providing a fantastic learning and living environment for young people, Oswestry School offers an enjoyable, challenging and rewarding working environment.  

House Matron  

Oswestry School seeks a Boarding House Matron, to be based in one of our boarding houses. The role will involve providing support, domestic and pastoral, to ensure that our boarding pupils enjoy a home from home experience. The working hours are 7.30am to 5.30pm, five days per week, plus occasional weekends during term time only.  F

ormal qualifications are not essential. Details available upon request. For an informal discussion regarding the post, please contact Ms Sue Nancini (Deputy Head, Pastoral) on 01691 655711 or email at  

Generous fee discounts for staff children, as well as a medical support package and use of facilities, help emphasise that Oswestry School is a community which cares for its employees.  

Closing date for the above position: Friday, 17 November 2017  

Provisional interview date for the above position: Wednesday, 22 November 2017  

The school reserves the right to offer the post at any stage in the appointment process or not to offer the post.  

For an application form and job description please contact:  Gemma Curran, HR Administrator, Oswestry School, Upper Brook Street, Oswestry, SY11 2TL  Telephone 01691 655711 or email   

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.  

A company limited by Guarantee No 3931222.  Charity Registration No. 1079822.

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More about Oswestry School
Address: Upper Brook Street, Oswestry, Shropshire, SY11 2TL, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1691 655711