Job Description

We are currently seeking to recruit a Matron on a part-time job share basis to join our senior school boarding house team.  Working closely with the Housemaster and the residential team, the main responsibilities will be the overall pastoral care of boarding and day pupils between the ages of 13 and 18.  The ability to communicate effectively between pupils, parents and staff is essential to creating a happy home from home for our children.

The ideal candidates will be kind, approachable and energetic with a passion for working with young people.  Previous experience in a similar role or pastoral/care background would be advantageous.  An awareness of Child Protection and Safeguarding is desirable, however full training will be provided.  Suitable candidates will have a driving licence, the willingness to drive whilst on duty and will preferably own their own vehicle.

At Gresham’s we offer a rare opportunity where children can join us at our Nursery and Pre-Prep School from the age of 2 and continue with their education at our Prep and Senior Schools to the age of 18. Our school is situated in the Georgian town of Holt and sits within 200 acres of glorious countryside. Set in an area of outstanding natural beauty with the Norfolk Broads and the North Norfolk Coast just a few miles away.

The safeguarding responsibilities of this role are clearly outlined in the recruitment pack, please make yourself aware of these as you consider applying for this post.