Assistant Houseparent

Assistant House Parent

Required for January 2018

33.5 hours per week, 32 weeks per year (Term time only)

Working Hours: 3.45pm to 10pm, Monday to Friday (plus one weekend cover per half term)

Salary Grade 14, points 13 to 17 Actual Salary: £10,400 – £11,208 per annum

The potential for a job share between suitable candidates would be considered if appropriate (eg candidate A 3 days per week and candidate B 2 days per week). Please make this clear on application if you wish to be considered for this)

We are looking for a well organised, practical and understanding individual to join the Academy as a Assistant House Parent. The main purpose of the Assistant House Parent role is to support both boys and other boarding staff within the houses on a day to day basis. The support provided can come in many different forms from guiding boys with academic work and any concerns they may have, to supporting them with their organisation and social development and awareness as any parent would. A personable approach is key, with the ability to spend time with boys in a social environment getting to know them and being comfortable in their company being at the top of the list.

We are looking for an outstanding individual to ensure the wellbeing of all the boys is at the heart of what we do, and to be part of a successful team.

Closing date: 1pm Tuesday January 2nd 2018, Potential Interview: Wednesday 10th January 2018

All application forms should be fully completed. Incomplete application forms will not be considered. We do not accept CVs.

Once completed, please e-mail your application to:

Or post to:

Human Resources

Bridgwater College Trust

c/o Bridgwater College Academy

Polden Campus


Somerset TA6 4QY

Brymore Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and therefore this post requires a criminal background check via the disclosure procedure

Applicant Pack

Application Form