Housemistress/Housemaster of Girls’ Boarding

We require a Housemistress or Housemaster to be responsible for the welfare of approximately sixty girls in our boarding house. The age range is 11 – 18 Years.

(Required for September 2020)

St Edmund’s College offers modern facilities in a magnificent country setting in rural Hertfordshire, providing a safe and stimulating environment for young minds.

Reporting to the Head of Boarding, and working with a team of boarding staff, the Housemistress or Housemaster is responsible for the safety, good discipline and pastoral well-being of the boarders in their care.

The successful candidate will welcome the many opportunities to contribute to the lively extra-curricular life of the College, which is situated in rural East Hertfordshire. St Edmund’s is England’s oldest Catholic school offering an all-round co-education for students from 3 to 18 and for families from all faiths.

 If you would like to apply for the position please download an application pack and return your completed application pack to the HR department by the closing date.

Telephone:  01920 824335 Email:

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: Midday, Friday 31st January 2020

INTERVIEWS TO TAKE PLACE: Tuesday 11th February 2020

The College is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children, therefore, all candidates will be required to undergo an Enhanced DBS check. We will seek references on short-listed candidates that will include questions about past disciplinary actions or allegations in relation to behaviour with children and may approach previous employers for information to verify particular experience or qualifications before interview.





Please return your completed application pack to the HR department as soon as possible, as applicants will be invited when documents have been fully processed.

Please send applications to :
For more information regarding your application 01920 824335