Basic Purpose: To provide for the welfare and complete care of all pupils on any given boarding area within the school, in accordance withthe school’s policies and guidelines.
Responsibility for the efficient day-to-day running of the boarding house in consultation with the Pastoral Manager and the Deputy Principal.
Liaison with the school’s medical staff to ensure correct care and welfare of the pupils. Basic first aid training is provided unless a qualification is already held.
The care of the individual pupil: sympathetic, caring, responsible and patient understanding of the age group.
The Houseparent will be expected to cover duties such as meal supervision, prep supervision and escorting pupils to medical appointments. He/she will also be expected to complete pastoral reports, maintain pastoral records of pupils and other administrative tasks.
Liaison with parents, in consultation with the Deputy Principal.
Health and Safety:
Responsibility for all aspects of safety as directly related to the boarding areas, including completion of annual risk assessments.
The undertaking of any reasonable additional duties at the request of the Deputy Principal and Principal.
Other Requirements: Full, clean driving licence.