Graduate Assistant (Residential), North Yorkshire

Closing date:

Queen Margaret's SchoolNorth Yorkshire

Date posted:
Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £15,000
Contract term: Fixed Term

Join our School Pastoral Team in this exciting role where you will assist in delivering outstanding pastoral care for the girls in the school, under the leadership of a Housemistress and the Director of Boarding you will help to provide a relaxed, warm and caring environment which the girls are happy to call ‘home’.

What we offer:

  • Working in a beautiful rural setting which is just 20 minutes from the historic City of York. The vibrant city of Leeds and charming spa town of Harrogate are also close by.
  • Meals are provided whilst you are on duty in term time.
  • A contributory pension scheme with 8.4% employer and 6% employee contributions to a defined contribution plan.
  • Accommodation is provided within the School for the purposes of fulfilment of duties, subject to the terms of a special licence agreement.  

What we are looking for:

  • A dynamic child centred, enthusiastic individual with a good sense of humour.
  • Someone with a willingness to learn about the pastoral care of young people.

How to apply:

For further information on the role please contact Claire Tonks, Head’s PA on 01904 727621 or email

Closing & interview dates:

Completed application forms must be submitted to Claire Tonks by emailing by 17:00 on Sunday 13 October 2019.  

Interviews will take place on Thursday 17 or Friday 18 October 2019.

More about Queen Margaret's School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Escrick Park, York, North Yorkshire, YO19 6EU, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1904 727600
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Queen Margaret’s is an independent school for independent girls. We are a school that encourages every girl to confidently pursue her interests; girls at QM are recognised for their willingness to try everything that life has to offer them.

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