Sedbergh School requires an Assistant Housemaster/Housemistress.

The Lady

  • Not specified /year
  • Not specified / hour
Job type: Permanent, Full time
  • Residential Assistant Housemistress
Date: Wednesday 5th December 2018
Closing date: Friday 4th January 2019
Jobs available: 1

Job description

Assistant Housemaster/Housemistress - Residential  position 

Working closely with the Housemaster/mistress, the Assistant Housemaster/mistress will play a key role in providing pastoral support and guidance to pupils and organising the daily operations of a seven-day boarding house for approximately 70 pupils between the ages of 13 and 18. 

Sedbergh’s pastoral care and belief in timeless values creates an unrivalled provision for boarding. As a truly full boarding school, Sedbergh prides itself on the lifelong relationships and friendships forged within the boarding Houses. Pupils are afforded the opportunities to develop ambitions, resilience, tolerance and community living in a House supported by House staff who recognise and celebrate achievement.

“Pupils have an outstanding sense of teamwork and loyalty, promoted by a distinctively strong House system.” 

(ISI Inspection Report, November 2017)

 Sedbergh School is located in the beautiful countryside of the Yorkshire Dales National Park.  This residential position will be term time only plus 3 additional weeks during non-term time. The opportunity exists to extend working weeks. 

The successful candidate will be required to commence early in 2019.

Sedbergh is an HMC School and a member of the BSA.  

The School Offers:

-Salary: £21,580 per annum

-Accommodation provided in the Boarding house 

 -Contributory pension scheme and life cover included 

-Staff benefits package

-Professional training & support

For further information please contact:

Maria Gallego-Calderon on 015396 20303

Or for an application pack contact Maria


The closing date for applications is Friday 4th January 2019. However, if a suitable applicant is found before the closing date this vacancy may be withdrawn, so early application is advise

Sedbergh School is committed to safeguarding & promoting the welfare of children and young people.  Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure & Barring Service

Registered Charity No. 1080672

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