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Housemistress

Belhaven Hill , East Lothian

Vacancy details

Please apply before 19/10/2018 at 5:00 pm

Belhaven Hill School,
Belhaven Road, Dunbar, EH42 1NN

Alex Farquhar
Secretary

01368 862785

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Vacancy Description / Summary

Belhaven Hill School is seeking to appoint a Housemistress to oversee all aspects of the running of the girls’ boarding house, which accommodates up to 45 full-boarding girls from ages 8-13.

This is an opportunity for a well-qualified, enthusiastic and motivated person to continue the outstanding work, which has been instrumental in making Belhaven Hill the top boarding prep school in Scotland.

All pupils and staff also take part in a wide and varied range of extra-curricular activities.

A job description and person specification for this role are available to download or from the school secretary - secretary@belhavenhill.com. Application forms (available on the school website) must be completed in full and sent - along with a short hand-written letter to the Headmaster - to the school secretary, Mrs. Alex Farquhar, Belhaven Hill School, Belhaven Road, Dunbar, East Lothian EH42 1NN.

Closing date for applications: Friday 19th October 2018


About the School

Belhaven Hill School provides boys and girls aged 7 – 13 with the best possible education. The School sits directly on the beautiful East Lothian coastline at Belhaven Bay. There are excellent educational facilities, a Music School, Art Centre, ICT suite, Sports Hall, Outdoor Swimming Pool, Floodlit Astroturf and 25 acres of playing fields.

The school operates as a boarding school first and foremost. Two boarding houses, one each for boys and girls, provide a warm and caring environment, with the children enjoying an Exeat every other week.

All pupils take part in a huge range of extra-curricular activities. Children are fully prepared for entry to Public Schools via Scholarship or C.E. These include Oundle, Eton, Fettes, Glenalmond, Harrow and Rugby.