Resident House Parent

S. Anselm's School and CollegeDerbyshire

S. Anselm’s is a vibrant, co-educational, 3-16, day and boarding school. We are seeking a warm and capable person to support our Head of Boarding in leading our happy and busy boarding community.

The post provides on-site, year-round accommodation. The main focus of the role is pastoral care in boarding and for candidates with the right additional experience and qualifications, a role in the day school or in the operational aspects of the school may also be offered increasing the post to a full time role.

Prospective candidates should be able to demonstrate a genuine passion for education in its widest sense. The successful applicant will be responsible for the well-being, discipline and development of all pupils who board.

You will work in close communication with children’s families and have the opportunity to help shape the lives of the young people in our care. The boarding staff work as a highly supportive team, line managed by the Head of Boarding. 

The job description reflects the current expectations for the role and may be subject to change as the demands of the school and the role develops. 

The post begins in September 2021.

S. Anselm’s School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Please send a completed application form by midday, Monday 24th May to: Head, S. Anselm’s School, Bakewell, Derbyshire, DE45 1DP or 

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 26th or Friday 28th May.

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