Graduate Assistant Music, Lancashire

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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £12,000 with benefits including accommodation and meals
Contract term: Fixed Term

Here at Stonyhurst we provide an exceptional education in the Jesuit Tradition, preparing students for successful and fulfilling lives. Located in the picturesque Ribble Valley in Lancashire, in a setting steeped in history. Stonyhurst College is offering a superb opportunity for the right candidate to be an instrumental part of an exciting department, based in Stonyhurst College and St Peter’s Church.

We are delighted to offer this new position at the College which will involve taking a share of both musical and administrative responsibilities, together with some boarding duties. For the right candidate this will be an excellent opportunity to be part of the Music Department and the College, and to gain valuable experience of living and working in a boarding school environment. This is an opportunity to fully immerse yourself into life here at Stonyhurst and we expect our Graduate Assistant to take full advantage of this.

We are seeking a confident, resilient, well-rounded personality who is approachable, enthusiastic, considerate and a good communicator. You will liaise regularly with your Pastoral Head, senior boarding staff, teaching staff, support staff, parents and guardians. 

In return we provide our Graduate Assistants with free of charge accommodation within the college along with all meals during term time and an annual salary of £12,000. We also offer complimentary use of the Sports facilities, including the swimming pool and fitness suite. Above all you will find a friendly and supportive team and the chance to have an active role in the life of this exceptional school.

Informal enquiries can be made by emailing Andrew Henderson, Director of Music, on or by emailing

The closing date for applications is Thursday 25th April 2019.

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