Job Description

We are looking for a committed and experienced Residential Matron for a fixed term period from 31/10/2022 to 05/07/2023. You must be able to provide professional, high-quality care for this important pastoral position in the Medical Room and in the Boarding House within Bedales Prep, Dunhurst.


Duties will include supporting the Medical Matron during the day; attending to pupils’ needs if they are ill or require pastoral support. Duties will also include assisting in the smooth running of the boarding house; encompassing attending to boarders’ needs if they are ill or require further medical interventions during the night. This will include accompanying pupils to the onsite Health Centre or other external appointments when requested.

You will need to be practical, patient, sensitive, as well as an excellent communicator and a team player.

Accommodation will be provided and the position will commence as soon as possible.

Bedales School is a unique educational establishment, set in the beautiful Hampshire countryside. Our aim is to create an environment where questioning, divergent thinking and freedom to learn from mistakes are all encouraged. Central to our success is the sense that each person is a member of our community whose voice is entitled to be heard and treated with respect. Both our staff and students expect of each other the best kind of relationships – co-operative, authentic and trustful.

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