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Resident Matron

High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Job Type
9 Sep 2022
Resident Matron Wycombe Abbey Salary: £26,248 per annum Full time • Permanent (Junior House) Residential Role Term time only We are seeking a diligent and enthusiastic individual to provide support across a boarding house as Resident Matron of Junior House. This is an incredibly important role providing pastoral care to the girls, under the leadership of the Head of Junior House and the Assistant Housemistress to create a relaxed, happy and caring environment for our girls. All pupils joining Wycombe Abbey in Year 7 are part of our busy and lively Junior House. It provides girls with a welcoming environment to settle into their new school and to bond as a year group. The Resident Matron will provide outstanding pastoral care for the girls and be part of a team providing a relaxed, happy and caring environment. The successful candidate must have previous experience working with young people, a strong commitment to the boarding ethos, warmth, enthusiasm and excellent communication and organisational skills. This is a residential role and the post-holder is therefore required to be a resident within the boarding house during term time as well as before and after the beginning and end of terms in order to ensure the efficient preparation and running of the House. Hours: The Resident Matron will be on duty in the House at all times during term-time (approx. 32 weeks), with the exception of a 36-hour rest period. There will also be time off during the course of the day/evening. To apply: Further details can be found under Current Vacancies on our website. Please complete an application form and submit this, together with a covering letter, to the Headmistress, Mrs J Duncan by selecting Apply Now . Should you have any questions then please do not hesitate to contact the HR Team. Closing date: Thursday 22 September 2022 Interview date: To be confirmed Wycombe Abbey is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check. We are an equal opportunities employer. Registered Charity No (phone number removed)
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  • Job Reference: 708092654-2
  • Date Posted: 9 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Wycombe Abbey School
    Wycombe Abbey School
  • Location: High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
  • Salary: £26,248
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent