Residential Boarding Assistant, HR1 4TF Herefordshire

Closing date:Expiring today

Hereford Cathedral SchoolHR1 4TF Herefordshire

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £21,000
Contract term: Permanent

Hereford Cathedral School seeks to appoint a Residential Boarding Assistant to work with our boarding house team to provide outstanding pastoral care to our boarders. 

The Residential Boarding Assistant will assist with and contribute to the supervision and care of the boarders, with particular responsibility for the health, clothing and general well-being of those in the House.  They will organise and support the domestic staff and ensure that they carry out their work effectively and efficiently. 

Location: Herefordshire (Wilmot House) 

Accommodation: Free accommodation is available during term time and by arrangement during School holidays.

Hours of Work: Full time for 41 weeks per year. 

The rota will be as agreed with the Houseparent and shifts of varying length will lie between 6.30am and 11pm, including weekends. Additional hours will occasionally be required for major School or House events. There will be a day off of at least a 24 hour period during each week. 

Overnight on call during days of work from 11pm to 6.30am Flexibility in hours will be required on occasion to take account of the changing needs and requirements of a Boarding House. 

Pay: £21,000 

Completed applications should be accompanied by a covering letter and sent to 

Mrs Cath Knowles, Hereford Cathedral School, Old Deanery, The Cathedral Close, Hereford HR1 2NG or to

The closing date for applications is 24th February 2020. 

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all members of staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Appointments are subject to enhanced DBS clearance and satisfactory employment references and checks.

Registered charity number 518889 

More about Hereford Cathedral School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 10 - 19 years
Denomination: Church of England
Address: Old Deanery, Cathedral Close, Hereford, Herefordshire, HR1 2NG, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1432 363 522
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