Temporary Assistant Housemistress Job in Dorking

Location United Kingdom
Sector Childcare & Education
Job Role Pastoral Care / Schools
Job Type Temporary vacancy
Salary See below
Job Number  47045
Created 05 January 2018

Temporary Assistant Housemistress Job in Dorking, Starting 14th of Jan x 4 weeks



An opportunity to work in an independent girl’s school in Dorking on a shift basis. The candidate MUST have a valid DBS


Assistant Housemistresses are responsible, along with Housemistresses and the Head of Boarding, for the welfare and care of the Boarders. Key to this role is effectively assisting the Housemistress with the day-to-day practical running of the Boarding Houses. Assistant Housemistresses work closely with Boarding and Teaching Staff to help achieve the overall aims of the school.


  • To be responsible for the safety and welfare, both pastoral and academic, of the Boarding pupils at St. Teresa’s and any Day pupils you may come into contact with.

  • To promote and support the school’s values of Faith, Character, Intellect, Compassion and Community, and promote this vision by working with other Staff to implement the annual Boarding Improvement Plan.

  • To work closely and co-operatively with a team of Boarding Staff to effectively create happy, homely Boarding Houses where controlled, firm boundaries exist.

  • To support policies and procedures that lead to the smooth-running of the Boarding House, and comment on proposed updates as necessary.

  • To set a good example to the students at all times, including in matters such as dress code and moral conduct.



Sunday 14th January – 10am to 10pm

Monday 15th – 7.00 to 9.00am and 4.00 to 10.30pm

Tuesday 16th – 7.00 to 9.00am and 4.00 to 10.30pm


Overnight accommodation will be available for Sunday/Monday/Tuesday nights.     A free lunch and dinner will also be available.


Job number: 47045

Consultant: Kaisha Hastu


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