Resident Housemistress/Housemaster – Required for September 2024

Closing Date: 4 December 2023
Telephone: 01423 537043
Employment Term: Full Time

Harrogate Ladies College (HLC), Highfield Prep and Highfield pre-School are a family of three leading independent schools delivering a world class education in the heart of Harrogate for boys and girls aged 2-11 and at HLC, girls aged 11-18 years. In our last ISI inspection in 2017, we were awarded the highest possible rating of Excellent in All Areas from 2 to 18 years.

We have a well-established boarding offer, currently for 120 Harrogate Ladies’ College pupils, across four separate residences. We are seeking to recruit an experienced and enthusiastic Resident Housemistress/Housemaster to join our Boarding team to oversee the running of one of our boarding houses and the welfare of the pupils living there. Each boarding house accommodates up to 30 boarders.

The successful candidate will have a:

  • Relevant professional background
  • Strong pastoral, communication and organisational skills
  • Qualities, skills and experience to inspire girls of all ages
  • Be willing to participate fully in the wider life of the School.


Please note that this is a non-teaching Housemistress/master role which comes with accommodation.


To apply for this role, please complete the following application and return it together with any additional supporting information for the attention of Liz Pugh, HR Manager to

Closing Date: 12.00pm, Monday 20 November 2023

Interviews: To be confirmed