Boarding Patron & Boarding Matron

Lusaka, Zambia, Full Time -

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR THE BOARDING PATRON AND MATRON.
St Ignatius College a Jesuit owned institution seeks to recruit qualified and experienced Zambian national to fill the following vacant position;
BOARDING PATRON AND BOARDING MATRON 
PURPOSE OF THE JOB
The Matron/Patron is responsible for all aspects of the functioning of the Boarding Section, of which they are in charge and is expected to run following agreed school practice.
REPORTING ACCOUNTABILITY
This is a management position reporting to the College vice Principal.
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

To oversee the personal and academic development of all the pupils in their care;
To ensure the School Minimum Standards for Boarding are adhered to;
To see that good discipline is maintained;
To make all necessary domestic arrangements for the comfort, health and welfare of the pupils in the school dormitories.
To ensure that all furniture, equipment and fittings in the Boarding Section, remain in good repair and condition (fair wear and tear excepted),
To monitor pastoral care and report findings to the Vice Principal
Ensure policies on pastoral issues (including child protection, bullying, rewards and sanctions) are adhered to.

KEY COMPETENCIES AND QUALIFICATION

Full Grade 12 Certificate with 5′ O’ Levels and a minimum of a Diploma in Nursing, Psychology, Hospitality, social work and or Social Sciences or any related field. Registered Nursing will be an added advantage.
A Degree in any of the above Qualifications will be an added advantage.
Minimum of three (3) years of parental experience in a learning environment.
Should be able to work under pressure and work beyond regular working hours, including weekends.

PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES FOR THE POSITION

Honest and reliable with moral strength
Innovative and proactive
High degree of attention to detail
High degree of integrity
Tact and diplomacy
Ability to work with minimum supervision.

Interested candidates should send their Applications to the undersigned and please note that applicants for positions at St Ignatius College are expected to support the school’s mission and contribute to what St Ignatius a catholic school strives to accomplish as a Jesuit institution.
Please apply by submitting full detailed professional and academic qualifications, including a three paged comprehensive CV to:
The Human Resource Officer
St. Ignatius College
P.O. Box 34114
LUSAKA
OR 
Email: Submission can either be sent by email to: [email protected]
Deadline for applications: May 6, 2022.