Boarding Assistant (school leaver or graduate gap year)
A Boarding Assistant role is a rewarding opportunity for any gap year students who are thinking about a future career in teaching whilst gaining valuable paid experience and enhancing their CV before committing to a PGCE or teacher training course.
The school is looking for talented school leavers or graduates who are looking to gain some hands-on experience in a particular school department. The role would be supporting pupils and teachers within our school. It also requires the successful candidate to be part of the boarding team as well as supporting within the school during the day. The support can range from Sport to Outdoor Learning and Teaching Assistant to cover supervisor depending on the individual’s strengths.
All food and accommodation is included.
To be a Gap Assistant you must be a confident communicator who can encourage pupils of all ages and abilities. Most importantly you will feel passionate about a career in education.
Being a team player and having a good sense of humour is essential when joining the Boundary Oak team. The role does require the successful applicant to live on-site, rent free, with all meals provided during term time.
Pay is £220-250 per week pending qualifications inclusive of board and food.
For those who want extra work during the holidays there is also the option of working at our Holiday Club with a generous hourly rate of pay.
About Boundary Oak School
Boundary Oak School Aim
To value and treat each pupil as an individual within a family community and to support differing needs whilst fostering an enjoyment of learning and promoting a growth mindset.