Resident House Parent, West Sussex

Closing date:

Farlington SchoolWest Sussex
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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

Required for September 2020

The Mansion Boarding House is situated in the upper floors of a fine Jacobean and Georgian mansion, with a self-contained 2 bedroomed apartment, suitable for a small family, as the House Parent’s accommodation. The successful applicant will work closely with the House Parent of Fishponds House, but will have sole responsibility for the running of their House in conjunction with our excellent team. A maximum of 40 boarders/girls, from a range of nationalities, and aged 8 to 18, makes for a lively home-from-home environment in which our students can flourish. Previous experience of working in a boarding environment is essential, as is the willingness to drive a minibus. It may be possible for the successful candidate to combine the role with a part-time teaching position at the School. Farlington is situated in 33 acres of beautiful Sussex countryside with easy access to London and international airports.

Closing date: Friday 21 February 2020
Interviews: Tuesday 3 March 2020

Further details and an Application Form may be obtained from: 

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Farlington 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.

Charity No. 307048.

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