Boarding House Assistant Job

Location York, Yorkshire and the Humber, UK
Sector Childcare & Education
Job Role Pastoral Care / Schools
Job Type Permanent vacancy
Salary Negotiable
Job Number  52950
Created 16 September 2019

Greycoat Lumleys are seeking a Live in Boarding House Assistant for a prestigious Independent School in Yorkshire to start in September


This position would suit someone who sees themselves as hardworking and caring. It is a great position for someone who is looking to be part of a team in a dynamic environment. Someone looking to gain experience of working with children could use this position as a platform to start their career. The principle role is to ensure that the students are safe and well cared for. The successful candidate will work as part of a supportive team to help develop a House that both students and staff are proud to be a part of.



  • Free accommodation (available all year round)

  • Free meals

  • Pension scheme

  • Paid holidays

  • Free gym membership

  • Employee events, summer BBQs and Christmas Ball etc.


Key skills:

  • Good general level of education to include

  • Experience of working in a boarding house within an educational setting

  • Experience of working with young people up to the age of 18

  • Able to communicate in a professional manner and effectively with other staff, pupils

  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Word, Outlook, Powerpoint and Excel

  • Friendly & Supportive

  • Adaptable

  • Flexible

  • Honest

  • Hardworking


We are recruiting for several positions so if two friends are looking for a lifestyle change then do get in touch.


The successful candidate will need to obtain a DBS (police check) which Greycoat Lumleys can assist with.


Start Date: September

Hours: Full-time (Term time only)

Free Accommodation: 1 bedroomed flat with bathroom, living-room and kitchen

Rate of Pay: £16,320 per annum

Job Number: 52950

Responsible Consultant: Katie –


Please note you will not be considered for the position if you contact the school directly.


Greycoat Lumleys offer a 'recommend a friend' incentive scheme to all registered candidates who kindly refer colleagues or friends to us! Click here for more information.

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