Job Description

The Residential Boarding Assistant (RBA) will provide administrative support to the Department and also pastoral support to the students. The RBA is a member of the Boarding team, comprised of other residential staff, non-residential staff and the School Nurse. This role reports directly to both the Head of Boarding and Deputy Head of Boarding.

The RBA will provide administrative support to ensure the smooth running of the Department, ensuring administrative tasks are completed to a high standard so that compliance and national minimum standards are met. They will be responsible for ensuring all supporting paperwork is up to date and filed appropriately.

The RBA will support the well-being and pastoral care of all boarding students, to ensure a happy and welcoming environment is provided where students can thrive and enjoy their boarding experience. Working alongside House Parents, the RBA acts in loco parentis, leading by example and challenging students to be the best versions of themselves each day and showing consideration to their boarding companions.

This position is full-time, term time role. The successful candidate will be required to live-in during term time. The post is subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.

Hours of Work: On duty 5 days a week, typically Tuesday / Wednesday / Thursday / Friday and one day over the weekend.

Please refer to the Candidate Pack for full details of the role and responsibilities and the person specification.

How to apply

To apply, candidates should complete the School Application Form together with a cover letter addressed to Mrs Margaret Giblin, Headmistress, Marymount International School, London. Please email these (both as PDF files) to Ruth Bowley at Mrs Bowley can also be reached by calling the Business Office on 020 8949 0571.

 Closing date for applications: 12.00, Monday 28 August 2023

Interviews at school: Early applications are encouraged and will be reviewed upon receipt. Shortlisted candidates may be invited for an interview before the closing date. We reserve the right to appoint in advance of the closing date.

 Salary: Dependent on skills and experience (please email to discuss)

Start date: October 2024

Marymount International School London is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The post is subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.

Marymount International School, London, is proud to be an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Our Marymount family is richly diverse, with many different backgrounds and cultures represented. This diversity is valued and respected. All job applicants will be considered solely on their ability to do the job.


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