Matron, Warwickshire

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Rugby SchoolWarwickshire

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Start date: January 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive, includes accommodation (flat)
Contract term: Permanent

We are looking to appoint a resident Matron for a girls’ Boarding House (girls ages 16-18) from the beginning of January 2020. The post holder will be responsible for ensuring the welfare and well-being of students and the smooth running of the domestic arrangements in the House; this includes liaising with a Cleaning Supervisor, House Handyman, catering team and taking a lead with organising House functions.

Applicants will need to be able to build excellent relationships with young people, be supportive and caring. The post also calls for good organizational skills, IT literacy, the ability to remain calm under pressure and a flexible approach to duties. A first aid qualification and a full driving license are essential.

The School is an independent full boarding school of approximately 800 pupils and 100 full-time members of the teaching staff. Entry for most boys and girls is at 13, chiefly from preparatory schools via the Common Entrance or Scholarship Examination.

For more information and to apply: Please register and complete an application via our recruitment portal which can be found at 

Closing date: 12 noon on Friday 18th October 2019

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment or age.

Charity Registration Number 528752 

More about Rugby School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 13 - 19 years
Address: Lawrence Sheriff Street, Rugby, Warwickshire, CV22 5EH, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1788 556216
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Ethos and Vision

Rugby's principal activity is the education and care of its pupils. Its primary objective to develop rounded individuals who are also useful members of the community. All its assets, its income and expenditure are directed to that pu...