House Matron

Closing Date: 29 April 2024
Telephone: 01728 727201
Salary: £18,924
Employment Term: Full Time

Framlingham College is a co-educational boarding and day school which comprises the Prep School, in the beautiful surroundings of Brandeston Hall, and the Senior School which is set in stunning surroundings in the market town of Framlingham. Curiosity and inquiry are at the heart of a vibrant learning culture and at Framlingham College we believe that every child should experience the joy that is to be found in learning. A Framlingham College education aims to nurture essential skills and habits – adaptability, teamwork and good decision-making for example – by weaving them into the curriculum. We are determined to prepare our young people for their adult world.

We require a Matron for Victoria girl’s boarding house for September 2024. The position requires an enthusiastic and nurturing individual to provide domestic and pastoral wellbeing for boarding and day students aged 13-18.

Applicants need to be able to communicate appropriately with students, colleagues and parents and ideally be experienced in a domestic and laundry environment. Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office (including Outlook) is essential, and experience gained in a supervisory role as well as textile skills would be advantageous.

Main duties include liaising with the Housemistress and undertaking administration and other duties as requested.

Hours are flexible depending on the needs of the house, between 8:00am-5:30pm Monday – Friday during term time. This post will involve working 34 per weeks per year (33 weeks of term time plus 5 days to be worked during school holidays).

The post attracts an annual salary of £18,924 per annum (including paid holiday). This figure is subject to any annual pay award given to all staff from September 2024.

We offer a supportive working environment as well as free lunch each day the kitchen is operational. We also offer a number of other benefits including contributory pension scheme and complimentary gym membership.

Application forms can be found using the following link:

Should you have any questions or queries, please contact the HR Department on 01728 723789 or email

Framlingham College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure & Barring Service and online social media checks.