Graduate Assistant Job

  • Sector: Childcare
  • Function: Schools Pastoral Care
  • Contact: Kelly Bothomley
  • Contact Phone: +442076300545
  • Start Date: April 2024 or September 2024
  • Location: Bristol
  • Salary: £21,888
  • Job Ref: 115479
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Graduate Boarding Assistant Job

I am working with a thriving day and boarding school, which has remained at the forefront of girls’ education for over 160 years, they are looking for Graduate Boarding Assistant to join them from April 2024 or September 2024.

The benefits of working at this school are numerous and include:

  • Big enough to matter, small enough to care
  • Friendly colleagues All girls
  • Homely environment/Supportive culture
  • Pension scheme from day one
  • Free school lunch
  • Free use of sports centre, pool, gym and tennis courts
  • Internal and external professional development
  • Dedicated support staff
  • Initiatives to support and promote staff wellbeing
  • Beautiful grounds and well-maintained buildings
  • Ambitious and high-achieving pupils
  • Free and confidential counselling helpline for staff

The Role:

To support and assist a Housemistress to ensure the smooth running of the boarding house.

  • To be resident within the House at all times during term time, excluding off duty time as outlined below;
  • To help to maintain the discipline and appearance of pupils, and foster a secure and caring atmosphere within the House for pupils;
  • To ensure that the welfare, well-being and safety of pupils is, at all times, paramount;
  • To have an ‘open door policy’, which means that whenever she is present in the House and on duty, she is available;
  • To sleep overnight in her allocated accommodation in case of nighttime emergencies, excluding off duty time as outlined below;
  • To carry out meal duties, helping sort and supervise laundry duties, and generally assisting in the organisation of boarders;

You will:

  • Have a real interest in supporting girls and enabling their progress;
  • Enjoy working within a lively boarding environment;
  • Have enthusiasm and energy.

Accommodation:  A bedsit with en-suite facilities;

Hours: 48 hours per week during term time plus 15 days during the holiday period.

Salary: £21,288

Interviews: ASAP

Start: April 2024 or September 2024 

Responsible Consultant: Kelly B (

Vacancy Number: 115479