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Resident Assistant House Parent and Cover Teacher to start January 2022

Box Hill SchoolDorking

Box Hill School is a co-educational community of 425 girls and boys aged 11 to 18, whose educational ideals and practice are designed to get the best out of each student. The school follows the philosophy of Kurt Hahn, founder of Gordonstoun in Scotland: while placing academic work at the heart of a school, Hahn stressed the importance of an all-round education as a preparation for life.

We are seeking to appoint a Resident Assistant  Boarding House Parent to be part of the Boarding community with the additional responsibility of covering lessons over a variety of subjects and getting involved with all aspects of school life. The cover teacher element of the role will involve stepping in to cover for absent teachers with direction from the Deputy Head Academic. We aim to appoint colleagues who will involve themselves whole-heartedly within our community.

Early applications are encouraged as we reserve the right to appoint before the closing date.

Closing date Wednesday 8th December 2021 at 9.00am

The Safeguarding responsibilities for this post include:

Various responsibilities around Teaching cover and being Lead House Parent within a Boarding House.

For more information including our Box Hill School application form  and the Job Description for this position please visit  

Completed applications should sent to:  

Box Hill School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff, volunteers and visitors to share our commitment. We are an equal opportunities employer and the successful candidate will be expected to undergo an Enhanced Criminal Records Bureau check.

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