Location: UNITED KINGDOM, Greater London, Richmond upon Thames, London
  • £25000 - £30000 /year
  • Competitive Salary / hour
  • £26,000 - £30,000 per annum
Job type: Permanent, Full and Part-Time
  • School Matron
Date: Thursday 2nd May 2019
Closing date: Friday 17th May 2019
Our reference: BOX
Jobs available: 1
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Job description

Matron (Resident)

Commencing Autumn Term 2019

Role available for one individual or as a job share between two part-time Matrons (open to applications from those studying for a nursing qualification).

The Matron is expected to be resident on-site when on duty.

We are seeking a Matron to support a group of approximately 35 boarders, playing a vital and central part of the creation of a positive, supportive and happy culture within the boarding house.

Salary: c £26,000 - £30,000pa, negotiable dependent on the skills, qualifications and experience of the successful candidate(s).

Rent free, year round accommodation (2 bed flat on the School site) and free term time meals.

Term time only post (35 weeks per annum)

Further details and an application form can be obtained from the School’s website:  www.stpaulsschool.org.uk via the ‘Vacancies’ link, or by email from humanresources@stpaulsschool.org.uk  

The closing date for all applications is 4.00pm on 17 May 2019. Interviews will take place week commencing 20 May 2019.

St Paul’s School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post including checks with past employer and the Disclosure and Barring Service. St Paul’s School is an equal opportunities employer.

Job requirements

Personal Requirements

        To be kind, caring and compassionate and genuinely interested in the wellbeing and development of teenagers and excited to create a homely environment in the boarding house.

        An eye for detail and proactive in forward-planning.

        A kindly approach and a positive, diplomatic persistence.

        Excellent time-keeping and organisation.


Qualification Requirements

        A nursing qualification or experience would be valuable, although not required. In any case, the Matron should be thoughtful and swift to act and be like a proactive parent in medical situations.

        A ‘First Aid at Work’ qualification is desirable for this post. However, the First Aid training course will be provided at the School’s expense, if required.

        An enthusiasm for professional development and willingness to keep up to date with developments in the field of boarding in education.

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