School: Independent School
Start Date: September 2018
Salary: Competitive including Accommodation
A leading independent school in Hampshire are seeking an engaging and caring Housemistress. This is a full time and permanent role from September 2018.
This independent school offers an exciting and challenging education. Pupils are part of a school community that cares for each other and allows each member to grow as an individual. There is a love of learning instilled within the pupils and the school's aim is for pupils to aspire to be leaders in all walks of life.
The Head is seeking an adaptable, self-motivated, energetic and caring individual to take up the role of Housemistress within a boarding house of girls. The primary role is to provide outstanding pastoral care for the girls in the boarding house. You will help to provide a relaxed, warm and caring environment which the girls are happy to call "home". Most importantly, the housemistress must be compassionate and dynamic. The successful applicant must get to know each girl and their family and create an environment in which each girl feels supported and encouraged to aim high and fulfil her potential. You will lead the House team with the day to day concerns for the girls and all aspects of running the boarding house. The successful candidate will possess effective communication skills, both written and spoken and possess good organisational skills. You will understand the importance of attention to detail and have the ability to work with flexibility and with initiative and be a team player. You must have experience of working within a boarding setting.
If you are interested in becoming an integral member of the boarding community at a leading, successful and vibrant independent school please apply now. Or call Duncan Eaglesham on for an informal conversation and more information including a job description. The school has a strong ethos of student welfare therefore any successful applicant will undergo a full enhanced criminal record check (DBS).
- Pastoral Care
- Independent School
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