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  • Posted: Apr 6, 2021
    Deadline: Apr 8, 2021
  • St Andrew’s School, Turi is highly respected in Kenya and regarded as one of the leading international schools in East Africa. Numbering 550 pupils, it comprises two semi-autonomous schools: a Preparatory School of circa 220 pupils between the ages of 3 and 13 and a Senior School of circa 330 pupils between the ages of 13 and 18. It is fully coeducatio...
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    Day Matron – Preparatory School

    The School comprises two semi-autonomous Schools for pupils between the ages of 3 – 13 in the Preparatory School and 13-18 in the Senior School.
    The Day Matron is a Preparatory School appointment and will support the House Parents (HP) and the Pastoral Matron in ensuring the welfare of the pupils within the Boarding house teams and act as a model in all areas to pupils within the boarding house.

    Main Responsibilities

    • Providing basic care to the pupils of the particular boarding house
    • Ensuring the general health of the pupils and liaising with the Medical Centre staff on any medical issue.
    • Overseeing the laundry system for the boarding house, ensuring that the pupils are regularly having clothes washed and that the system is working effectively.
    • Responsible for the supervision of cleanliness and organisation in the boarding house.
    • Liaising with the House Parents in matters related to Health & Safety of the pupils in the boarding house.

    Personal Attributes

    Supporting the School’s Christian Ethos

    • Ability to communicate well and establish firm and consistent boundaries
    • Ability to relate to pupils with understanding in an open, calm and friendly way
    • Evidence of being able to build and sustain effective working relationships with staff, students and parents.
    • Well organized, patient, flexible and able to prioritise, resilient under pressure.
    • Ability to work flexible hours
    • A strong team player and able to lead and manage own work effectivel

    Method of Application

    If you meet the above criteria, please complete the School Application Forms, and send together with an application letter, and a detailed CV to the

    The Applications forms are available on the School website, or from the HR Director
    Closing Date for applications: 8th April, 2021

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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