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Assistant Housemistress Job

Location South of England, UK
Sector Childcare & Education
Job Role Pastoral Care / Schools
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary Negotiable
Job Number  55143
Created 17 October 2019

Greycoat Lumleys are looking for an Assistant Housemistress for an Independent Girls School in Hampshire



The main role of the Assistant Housemistress is to assist with the supervision and care of the boarders aged between 13-18. You will report into and be supported by the Housemistress and as a larger team who will work together to ensure the smooth running of the Boarding House. This is fantastic opportunity for someone who is looking to pursue a teaching or childcare career in the future.



  • Free accommodation

  • Free meals

  • Opportunities for professional training


The ideal candidate:

  • Previous experience in this area is desirable but not essential

  • Be adaptable

  • Have a sense of humour

  • Be enthusiastic

  • Have lots of energy

  • Enjoy working with young people



  • Build strong relationships with the girls

  • Eat in the dining room with the girls when on duty, in a supervisory capacity

  • Supervise homework after school hours and any co-curricular activities

  • Provide a sympathetic presence in the Boarding House

  • Responsible for general health and referring medical matters to the health centre

  • Good commutation with fellow colleagues and parents

  • Administrative duties



Start: End of October 2019 (flexible for the right candidate) until July 2020

Hours: Full-time

Accommodation: 1 bedroomed flat

Rate of Pay: £16,000 pro rata

Job Number: 55143

Responsible Consultant: Katie – katie@greycoatlumleys.co.uk

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