Corporate Staffing Services Hostel Matron NGO Jobs in Kenya

Corporate Staffing Services Hostel Matron NGO Jobs in Kenya

Purpose of the Position

  • Create a happy and well-disciplined atmosphere throughout the Hostel.

  • The Matron is required to play a key role in the care of all the students in the hostel on a day-to-day basis, with particular responsibility for the physical, social and emotional well-being and presentation of the students in the Hostel.

  • Ultimately, the objective of the Hostel Matron is to play a significant role in establishing a ‘home away from home’ environment in which the boarders are at ease.


    Hostel Facility Duties

  • Ensure a clean, habitable and homely hostel environment for the students.

  • Motivate the girls to maintain cleanliness of the hostel facilities and therefore learn through doing in the spirit of holistic education.

  • Effectively manage boarding items i.e. linen, bedcovers, blankets, pillows, mattresses etc. to ensure that they are clean and well maintained.

  • Conduct regular inspections of the hostel premises and identify repair and maintenance needs and report to the RTRC Principal.

  • Maintain discipline and care in the use of the hostel facilities and boarding items.

    Hostel Health and Safety

  • Take reasonable steps to provide a safe physical environment that supports students’ learning.

  • Effectively respond to medical and emergency cases according to established procedures.

  • Guidance and counseling of the girls.

  • Ensure inspection of the girls’ luggage when they are reporting to school to ensure compliance with school rules and procedures.

  • Conduct impromptu inspections of the girl’s rooms to ensure compliance.

  • Implement established RTRC hostel policies and procedures.

  • Conduct regular roll calls.

  • Prepare regular hostel situation reports and submit to the RTRC Principal

    Hostel Relationships

  • Provide a safe
    emotional environment that makes students feel positive about their boarding.

  • Ensure punctuality of the girls and adherence to the school schedules.

  • Effectively manage conflicts amongst the girls in order to maintain a healthy learning environment.

    Hostel Administration

  • Ensure adequate hostel supplies

  • Maintain hostel stock and inventory

    Other duties and responsibilities

  • Any other duties and responsibilities assigned by the supervisor from time to time and which are geared towards achieving the overall goal of the organization.

    Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

    (The knowledge, skills and abilities may be required through a combination of formal schooling, self-education and prior experience or on-the-job-training).

  • Level of education: Certificate in Hospitality and a KCSE mean grade C

  • Specialized Training / Professional

  • First Aid Training

  • Records Management Training

  • Guidance and counselling training is an added advantage

    Other Competencies

  • Good communication and interpersonal skills

  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.

  • Must have passion and commitment to work with children/students

    Job experience

  • At least three (3) years relevant experience in a similar position and should be mature in age, preferably minimum 35 years

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Corporate Staffing Services Hostel Matron NGO Jobs in Kenya

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