Temp House Parent

Location South of England
Sector Childcare & Education
Job Role Pastoral Care / Schools
Job Type Temporary vacancy
Salary £10-12 per hour
Job Number 43882
Created 23 March 2017

Temp Resident Houseparent Job in Cambridge

ASAP start

8-10 weeks till the end of the academic year

Co-educational College

Accommodation provided

This college is a leading provider of pre-university programmes. This college in committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. It is an international school with an open-minded philosophy.


The college is looking for a Temporary Resident House Parent You will be a supervising adult presence in the boarding house that is committed to ensuring the health and wellbeing of our international boarding students and assist them in their daily lives.

Duties Include:

  • Wake every student in the morning for breakfast and morning registration and inspect student bedrooms, filling in appropriate paperwork

  • Monitor the students’ welfare and behaviour and report any problems in the residence to the Head of Welfare & Boarding

  • Supervise students’ Prep hour in the evenings and Supervised Study at the weekends

  • Report student illness promptly to the Health centre in the mornings. If emergency attention is required, to use the emergency number or call an Ambulance

  • Ensure the smooth running of the boarding house generally in accordance to the student to maintain a friendly, welcoming and happy environment

  • Maintaining general cleanliness and tidiness in the boarding house

  • Reporting any maintenance issues

  • Assist with laundry requirements of the students

  • To ensure a visible presence in and around the premises of the boarding house at all times when on duty

  • Ensure curfew times are kept

  • Help with student arrivals, student induction and departures when required

  • Attend termly induction and regular staff meetings

  • Arrange regular meetings with the students

  • Liaise with Programme Directors and Heads of Department

  • During the period of Summer School, to undertake supervision of activities and assist with trips as directed by the Boarding Duty Manager.

  • Support the College and its leadership

  • Provide a welcoming environment for all visitors to the College


Salary:  Paid per Hour


Working: Hour to be worked 17.30pm to 00.30 and 7.30am to 10am.

Consultant: Ami @ Greycoat Lumleys 43882

Please on NO account contact the school directly. Any further questions please contact Ami.

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