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Boarding House Matron

Kimbolton School, founded in 1600, is the only independent school in the old county of Huntingdonshire and is now one of the leading schools within Cambridgeshire with strong academic performance and an excellent pastoral record. Set in over 100 acres of parkland and playing fields, the School currently educates in the region of 970 children aged 4-18 in a co-educational, predominantly day environment.

42.5 hours per week (Monday to Friday) and alternate Saturdays during term time. Term time only 38.4 weeks per year)
£9.46 per hour (Actual annual salary £18,088)

Starting from September 2017, we seek to appoint a friendly and approachable House Matron who will take charge of domestic matters within the boarding unit that houses approximately 30 young women aged 11-18 years.

In addition to house management duties, the ideal candidate will work with the resident House Parents with pastoral responsibilities and health care duties.

The ideal candidate must have people management experience, hold a UK driving licence and have use of their own car, positive upbeat attitude, hands on approach and capable of making decisions. Previous experience of boarding schools or residential care would be desirable.

For further details, please visit the School’s website – to open the job description link. All applicants must complete an application form which is available from our website and return to the HR Officer, along with your CV and covering letter by the closing date.

Closing date for applications: 9.00am Monday 7th August 2017 with interviews taking place on Friday 11th August 2017.

Kimbolton School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants will need to display commitment to the protection and safeguarding of children and young people. The successful applicant will be required to undertake a Disclosure Enhanced DBS check and provide evidence of proof of right to work in the UK.

Kimbolton School Charity No: 1098586

Job details

Job type
Full Time




£9.46 per hour (Actual annual salary £18,088)

Posted on 11th July 2017
Ends on    7th August 2017

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Employer details


Kimbolton School

About Kimbolton School

Independent School

Contact Details
Sara-Jane Isaacs
01480 862049

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