A.S. Neill's Summerhill School
An exciting opportunity to work in the oldest children's democracy in the world.
The "Shack" Houseparent is responsible for the well-being of a group of students (male and female) aged approximately between 13 and 15 years.
In addition, to house-parenting duties, the successful applicant would be expected to make a significant contribution to school life in area best suited to his/her skill set. This might, for example, include working a few hours a week as a teaching assistant or, if suitably qualified, teaching a particular subject (e.g. French or Economics). Alternatively, the successful applicant may be in a position to take on various administrative tasks and/or be involved in a variety of activities.
This combined position is full-time and live-in. Single accommodation only.
Ability to work in the UK is essential.
Start date: September 2017
For more information and an application form contact:
Closing Date for applications: 2nd July 2017
Summerhill School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all who work here to share this commitment.