Independent Listener

St Edmund’s College has a policy of providing an Independent Listener for all its pupils, day or boarding.

(Required as soon as possble)

The role of the Independent Listener is to act on behalf of the pupil in guiding the pupil to handle a situation or issue advice appropriately and safely.

The Independent Listener will be known to the management of the college, is not employed by the college and is through interest, experience and expertise able to liaise with the pupils and the management of the school.

If you would like to apply for the position please download an application pack and return it to the HR department as soon as possible:

Telephone:  01920 824335 Email:

The College is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children, therefore, all candidates will be required to undergo an Enhanced DBS check.

We may 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.



Working Hours



Policies:  We rely on a suite of policies for our recruitment processes.  These can be found by clicking here and includes the below:

As part of your application, please download and read the Safeguarding & Child Protection Policy and Code of Conduct.  In addition, please sign and return the above document ‘Confirmation of Receipt of the Safeguarding & Child Protection Policy and Code of Conduct’ confirming that you have received, read and understood these policies.

  • Code of Conduct
  • Dignity at Work Policy
  • Equal Opportunities Policy – Staff
  • Safeguarding & Child Protection Policy
  • Safer Recruitment Policy
  • Preventing Illegal Working Policy
  • Whistleblowing Policy

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