Resident Housemistress, Hertfordshire

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Queenswood SchoolHertfordshire

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Start date: Required for September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: GBP £40,000 - £50,000
Contract term: Permanent

(GSA, BSA, HMC Boarding and Day School for approximately 450 girls aged 11 – 18)

Queenswood is set in beautiful Hertfordshire countryside close to London

Required for September 2020

Resident Housemistress

Housemistresses at Queenswood play a vital role in the pastoral and academic well-being of the students.

The post carries responsibility for the welfare of approximately 90 girls aged 13 to 16. The girls board on a full-time, weekly, or flexi arrangement.  The most important requirement is that you are interest in the care and development of teenage girls.  The post would suit an experienced practitioner in pastoral care or someone looking for career advancement.

QTS status is desirable as a part-time teaching timetable can be offered.

Salary is in the range of £40 – £50,000 per annum. This is a residential post and the job holder is required to live in the Boarding House.  Accommodation and all associated expenses are met by the school.  The accommodation would suit a couple or a small family.  Meals are also included.

The role is term time and pay for school holiday periods is included.

For further details and to apply, please go to 

Closing date to receive applications is Friday 21 February 2020

Queenswood is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and all applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening including enhanced clearance from the Disclosure and Barring Service and checks with past employers.


More about Queenswood School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Methodist
Address: Shepherds Way, Brookmans Park, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL9 6NS, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1707 602500
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Queenswood is a progressive boarding and day school for around 430 girls, aged between 11 and 18, where boarders make up more than half of the School.  An all round education focuses on equipping the girls with all the life skills required of wo...