Sixth Form Hostel Manager, New College Worcester, Worcester

New College Worcester (NCW), Whittington Road, Worcester

NCW is a nationally and internationally regarded non-maintained special school, devoted to the education of vision impaired young people aged 11 – 19.  NCW has a Good OFSTED report.


Salary: S02 – SCP 26-SCP28    £30,451 – £32,234
Hours: Full time – 45 hours per week, term time only

Responsible for:
a) Residential care for Sixth Form Students, and
b) Residential Care Tutors and PSA staff.

We are seeking an experienced and inspirational person to lead a team of motivated staff in providing high quality and personalised care and support to our Sixth Form students. Experience of working with students with a vision impairment would be an advantage, but full training will be given.

More importantly, the successful candidate will have a track record of engaging with young people, colleagues, parents and other professionals to create a caring and supportive environment in which young people can thrive and develop resilience and independence.

NCW is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  This post is conditional on verified references, medical clearance and an enhanced DBS check and Registration, and a six-month probationary period.  NCW is an Equal Opportunities employer.

Full details can be found on our website  If you would like more information regarding this position, an informal discussion or to arrange a visit, please contact Jon Clugston on 07584 501389 or  All applications to be returned to  Candidates must complete an NCW application form, CVs alone will not be accepted.

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS:  09.00 Monday 19 April 2021

Interviews will take place on: Thursday 22 April 2021

All applicants will receive confirmation by email that their application form has been received, but only shortlisted candidates will be contacted after the closing date.