Richard Huish College is looking for a full time Female Houseparent.
They will live in accommodation adjacent to the student house and act in loco parentis, becoming integral to the lives of the students, who are mostly our international students. You will work alongside the Male Teaching Houseparent and contribute to the Enrichment programme, social and health/safety education sessions.
You will be expected to get to know every student and provide advice, information and guidance both on an individual and collective basis.
This is a full time, live in position where you are expected to work on a rota with the other Teaching Houseparent to cover the boarding house for 7 days per week, excluding some holidays. The position includes accommodation and household bills. A family will be considered.
To apply it is preferable that you can demonstrate previous experience of working with teenagers in a pastoral capacity and ideally with those from different countries and cultures. Ideally you should be available to start no later than Monday 21st August 2017.