Northfields is currently recruiting a married couple to act as a Housemaster & Housemistress for its Boarding house.

Main Responsibilities

  • Oversee the day-to-day management of the 28-student boarding house.
  • Strategic leadership and development of the boarding house and promote a high level of achievement in all areas of the students boarding life.

  • Participate in the admission and selection of boarders to the School.


    Establish and maintain a routine for the boarding School.


    Report to the Head of School on all pastoral issues and disciplinary issues.


    Maintain all appropriate registration/attendance/absence records.


    Organise and participate in activities, trips, social events and Activities Weekends.


    Update parents and guardians on a half-termly basis.


    Annual review and update of the boarding house Handbooks.


    Participate in the recruitment of staff, deploy, train and develop all boarding staff.


    Ensure that boarding students medical matters are appropriately dealt with.


    Work with the Facilities Department for Maintenance of the Boarding House.


    Management of the Boarding Budgets and the monitoring of monthly accounts.



The successful candidate should possess the below attributes:

  • A degree or any relevant qualifications pertaining to the above position
  • Both parties, First aid Qualification essential but may be attained in situ
  • Be passionate about and dedicated to educating students at the boarding house
  • A willingness to work hard with high energy and enthusiasm
  • Suitable experience in having dealt with children in groups
  • A paternal nature – preferably having raised their own children
  • Excellent ICT skills
  • Excellent Communication skills
  • Outstanding organisational and administrative skills

The school is offering an interesting remunerations package, which includes a competitive salary, fully furnished accommodation (including all utilities), and all meals during term time, Health care benefit and Private pension.

Please send full CV and cover letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 30th April 2018.

Contact Us


Main Road, Labourdonnais Village, Mapou 31803, Mauritius 



General Enquiries: office@northfieldsinternational.school




Admissions: admissions@northfieldsinternational.school



+230 266 9448/9

Job Applications: careers@northfieldsinternational.school



+230 266 9447 

Website: it.manager@northfieldsinternational.school


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