Hours: 45 hours per week, 39 weeks per year
Salary: £19,172.00 per annum Full-time equivalent (£17,918.00 for 39 weeks)
We are seeking an enthusiastic and committed individual with a great sense of humour to join our friendly and welcoming boarding team.
Previous experience of working with children is essential, ideally within a boarding school environment, accompanied by a warm, caring and nurturing nature, accompanied by a passion for supporting children, ensuring that they are happy, feel secure and are motivated will Excellent communication skills and a flexible, can-do approach is essential as well as being highly organised with sound administration skills.
In addition to supporting the Houseparent in the pastoral care of the pupils, the role holder has responsiblity for for ensuring the cleaning and housekeeping standards within the Boarding House are of a high standard and manages a team of House Assistants.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.
We offer: free Benenden health care, free car parking, free meals, contributory pension scheme and uniform where appropriate.
House Manager - Job Description
The House Manager is appointed by the Domestic Services Manager, and has responsibility for the domestic supervision of the Boarding House to which he/she is appointed.
The House Manager is accountable to:
The House Manager is authorised to:
Bedding, Linen and Soft Furnishings
Repair and Maintenance
Administrative and Financial Matters
Support Department matters