Pastoral boarding assistant

Fixed Term
06 Jun
Minimum wage plus free ensuite accommodation

From September 2022 – July 2023 We are seeking a friendly, caring and responsible individual to join St Swithun’s from September 2022 until July 2023 as a pastoral boarding assistant.

This is an excellent opportunity for someone who may want to consider a teaching role in the future, or another profession working with young people.

You will be happy to adapt and take on a variety of tasks to ensure that the girls in the house are happy and well looked after. You will provide practical support and pastoral care to the girls in the boarding house and be aware of the importance of being a role model to the girls.

You will live and work in our junior boarding house Le Roy (for girls aged 11-12 in their first year of secondary education) where you will support and assistant the housemistress and resident matron to ensure the smooth running of the boarding house.

St Swithun’s is a popular and successful selective girls’ school committed to developing innovative teaching and learning and open communication with parents. We are a kind, understanding and supportive community in which every pupil feels able to try new challenges without fear of failure.

Closing date for applications: 6 June 2022

Applications will be considered as they are received and we reserve the right to close the application process early.

Further details of the post and access to the online application form can be found on the school website’s vacancy page, by emailing the recruitment team via, or by calling 01962 835798 and asking to speak to a member of the team.

St Swithun’s is a registered charity providing education for boys and girls and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All staff are expected to share and support this commitment and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure & Barring Service.

St Swithun's School is an independent day and boarding school for girls aged 2 to 18.

  • Hampshire
  • Fixed Term
  • 06 June 2022
  • Minimum wage plus free ensuite accommodation


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St Swithun's School

Alresford Road, Winchester, Hampshire, SO21 1HA

01962 835700

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