Watford, Hertfordshire
Date Posted:10 Oct 2019
  1. School Administration
£80 - £100 per day
  1. Long-term


Watford, Hertfordshire
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Tradewind Recruitment are proud to be working alongside an Outstanding specialist school based on the outskirts of Hertfordshire who are looking for a house parent to cover a post that's arisen due to long term sick.

This prestigious school has an exceptional catchment of international students from around the world and offers the highest level of private education. As a house parent you will be required to work in the girls' side of the boarding facility working from 2pm-11pm daily (Mon- Friday) assisting with the day to day routine and ultimately the safety and wellbeing of the pupils. You will be supported by the pastoral team who will also offer full training for the post.

We are interested in hearing from:

Applicants with experience in education or similar boarding environments such as care or nursing.
A professional, dedicated and committed outlook
School staff looking for a change in their hours / working lifestyle.

The essentials:
A DBS check, ideally on the update service or obtained within the last year.
10 year work history, or until education, with no gaps.
References from your last employment and / or child related posts.

In return we can offer:
An immediate start in a superb working environment
An ongoing role with possible Permanent appointments
Competitive rates of pay.

Located outside of the Watford area you will need access to a car due to the finishing time involved in this role. Parking is provided onsite and there are good links to the school via the M1, M25 and surrounding areas.

By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:

*We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
*We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 25 to be exact! That's 18 more than our next nearest competitor
*Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn up to *£100
*Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
*Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
*Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
*Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

If this sounds like your next post or you'd like more information please contact Sam on sam.taylor@twrecruitment with an up to date CV including all child related work and contact information.

Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates, clients and employees come first. At Tradewind you will have access to 25 fully certified CPD courses, that's 18 more than our next nearest competitor, all focused on making you the best you can be. We have the very best people available to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.
We specialise in matching Teachers and Support Staff to their dream job, and help Primary, Secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 11 offices in the UK, including: London, the West Midlands, the North West, East Anglia, the North East, the South West, Yorkshire, the Midlands, Herts and Bucks.
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