Boarding Assistant / Tutor


We have a vacancy for a House Tutor in one of our boarding houses. Tutors are an integral part of the team of each house and share the responsibility for the welfare and pastoral care of the students, assisting with basic routines and evening activities. Previous experience of boarding and working with young people would be an advantage but not essential. Enthusiasm, empathy and the ability to communicate with young people are the most important qualities.

Working hours are Wednesday’s and Thursday’s 6pm – 10pm

Our students are a delight to work with: they are articulate, hardworking, well-motivated and display our 7 core values in the way that they treat each other. We pride ourselves on our positive staff/student relationships. Sexey’s School has a strong team of staff who are caring, supportive and working with a ‘determination to be exceptional in all that we do’.

Actual Salary £3,890 per annum based on full-time equivalent salary of £22,766 per annum
Part time 8 hours per week, Term time only plus one weeks (36 working weeks)
Required to start September 2024

Closing date: noon on 24th July 2024

To view the Job Description, Person Specification and to apply please click here.

For vacancies at Sexey’s School and all other schools within the Quantock Education Trust, and for details of the application process, please visit the Quantock Education Trust Vacancies page.

If you have any questions about any of the vacancies advertised or would like to speak to someone about working at Sexey’s School, please contact the HR Department on email: or Tel: 01278 455531

Working within the Quantock Education Trust (QET) offers:

  • A personalised professional development programme.
  • An inspirational staff team who willingly support each other.
  • A caring ethos that inspires success for all.
  • Well motivated and enthusiastic learners.
  • A wide range of extra-curricular activities.
  • A full programme of induction and support for new staff.
  • A culture of high expectation and professional standards.

The Quantock Education Trust is an equal opportunities employer. The QET is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. All posts will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check.

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