Bloxham School is looking to appoint a non-resident Matron in a boys’ boarding house. The principal role of the non-resident House Matron is to assist with the pastoral care of the pupils who are resident in the house by making a major contribution to the caring, family atmosphere of the school. This will involve working closely with the Housemistress (HsM) to ensure that the pupils settle into school life by providing a sympathetic ear and practical support.

Working Hours: 38 hours per week term time including alternate Saturday mornings plus up to 12 hours at the start and end of each term. Rota to be negotiated with the Assistant Matron to ensure continual cover in house from 8.00 – 18.30 Monday to Friday and 8.00 – 11.30 on Saturday.

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Applications will be assessed upon receipt and we reserve the right to interview and appoint prior to the closing date. Therefore an early application is strongly advised.

To apply for this role, please complete the support staff application form and email it to [email protected] or post to the HR Team at Bloxham School, Banbury, OX15 4PE.

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Bloxham School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and the DBS.