Graduate Boarding Assistant


Actual salary £14,266 per annum
Part time 34 hours per week, Term time only plus one week (36 working weeks)
1 Year placement
Required to start September 2024

We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated graduate to join our committed team of staff for a year. The Graduate Boarding Assistant will undertake duties in both boarding and a classroom setting and provide support to residential boarding staff, Head of Faculty and the PE team. The successful candidate will have excellent organisational and interpersonal skills, the ability to work and communicate with young people and a desire to pursue a career in education.

The working pattern is, Tuesday to Friday 7am-8am, Monday to Thursday 4pm- 10pm and Saturday 10am – 4pm

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’. If you have a determination to be exceptional in all that you do and a commitment to making a difference to young people’s lives, we would love to hear from you.

Closing date: noon on 9th July 2024

Interview date: 11th 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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