Lower School Boarding – for September 2022
Near Newbury, Berkshire
Are you interesting in developing your career working with children in a boarding setting?
This varied and interesting role would suit a graduate who would like to develop their career in education or working with children. You will be working as a member of the House Team providing support to the girls (years 7 and 8) at key times during the day, evenings and weekends. Duties will include helping with morning and bedtime routines, organising activities for the girls, tutoring, assisting with administration and helping with the general running of the boarding house.
As a traditional girls’ boarding school with a modern twist, we offer an enriching, caring and creative environment, where every girl is challenged and supported in equal measure. You will be encouraged to get involved in all aspects of school life, and will also be given wider responsibilities in other departments in the School. The position offers excellent training and development, and is the perfect launch pad for developing your career working with young people, whether as a teacher or in another capacity.
In return we offer an excellent working environment, a modern one bedroom studio flat (inclusive of all bills), meals on duty, long school holidaysand a salary of circa £16,000. This post is offered on two year fixed term contract September 2022 – July 2024.
Please click on the information pack below for further details or call 01635 204756 or email the HR Department on email@example.com
Early applications are encouraged. We reserve the right to close this vacancy early, should a suitable candidate be appointed before the closing date.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and any offer of employment is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Check (DBS) and satisfactory references. Downe House is an equal opportunities employer.