The Lyceum Alpinum Zuoz is an international boarding school with a history stretching back over 110 years, located near St. Moritz in the heart of the scenic Engadin valley (Switzerland). 180 boarders from around the world and 110 local day students study at our school for the Swiss Matura, the International Baccalaureate Diploma (IBDP) and the International Career-Related Programme (IBCP). The school philosophy is founded on respect for tradition combined with innovative thinking and emphasizes values such as respect, openness, responsibility, engagement, inquiry, critical thinking, creativity and balance.

We are currently looking for an experienced

Head of Senior Girls’ Boarding House

  • Start date: August 2021
  • Workload: 100%
  • EU/EFTA citizenship is required

This residential position would suit a candidate who enjoys the challenge of working with bright and inquisitive students from all over the world; aged 16-18 (grade 11-12).
The ideal candidate would have experience of international boarding and would bring a proven record of outstanding pastoral care as well as the ability to lead a team. This is an important role within our pastoral team, working closely with the other Heads of House, House Tutors and Head of Boarding to create a welcoming, supportive and encouraging environment for our girls. Key to the role is to promote the welfare of all students and staff in the Boarding House including safeguarding, health and safety and enrichment activities.

It is essential that applicants possess strong organisational and communication skills to manage the day-to-day running of the Boarding House and to support the academic and extra-curricular programmes of the students.
Lyceum Alpinum Zuoz is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children; the successful applicant will be subject to thorough background checks.

We look forward to receiving your application using the online form on our Website:
Lyceum Alpinum Zuoz AG
Dr Christoph Wittmer
Head of School
CH-7524 Zuoz /Switzerland
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