Matron's Assistant

West Sussex
Day
Weekly Boarding
Christ's Hospital

We have vacancies for Matron’s Assistants to work flexible hours in our boarding houses Mondays – Friday between 8.30am – 3.00pm, mainly during term-time.

We have vacancies for Matron’s Assistants to work flexible hours in our boarding houses Mondays – Friday between 8.30am – 3.00pm, mainly during term-time.

The successful candidate will join a team headed by two resident Houseparents, House Tutors, Resident Matrons and Matrons’ Assistants to help look after approximately 90 pupils within the boarding house. Duties include the sorting, checking and repairing of pupils’ clothes and laundry; assisting the on-duty Matron with pastoral care duties and administering medication under supervision (for which training will be provided).

For the time that COVID-19 is prevalent, the post holder will be required to carry out their duties in line with the school’s various policies and procedures in place to manage COVID. This may include being an initial point of contact for a pupil who may present with COVID symptoms and ensuring the welfare of pupil groups in isolation within a boarding house awaiting the test result of a group member, but not caring for any pupils suspected or confirmed to have COVID infection.

Sensitivity, good organisational skills, flexibility and the ability to work with others are essential to carry out this role, as is being able to use a sewing machine.

For further information and to apply please download an application pack from our website: www.christs-hospital.org.uk/about-ch/vacancies/

Applications should be sent to hr@christs-hospital.org.uk by 9am on Monday 21st September 2020.

Christ’s Hospital is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful applicants are required to complete an enhanced disclosure application with the DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service). More details on the disclosure process can be found on www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check.

Christ’s Hospital is an Equal Opportunities employer.

Registered Charity No. 1120090.

Further Information

https://www.christs-hospital.org.uk/vacancies/matrons-assistant/

Job Details

  • Location: West Sussex
  • Term: Part-time
  • Closing Date: 07 October 2020
  • Salary: £8.72 per hour

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