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Residential Supervisor

Deadline for applications: 07 May 2018

Shifts: 23 shifts per month with additional on-call duties
Location: Bellerbys College Brighton

To provide support, supervision and care to students within the boarding house and residences outside of college hours. Working within a vibrant team this person will be responsible for providing the highest levels of support, supervision and care for students within the boarding house and residences outside of college hours.

Key responsibilities

  • To promote and safeguard the welfare of students for whom you are responsible and with whom you come into contact.
  • To encourage students to enjoy their life in the residence
  • To assist with in-residence activities and events
  • To assist with welcoming students and inducting them into the residence
  • To ensure that the students are aware of college rules and apply sanctions as required (with the permission of the Head of Boarding)
  • To undertake curfew checks and report missing students
  • To care for unwell boarders including providing Homely remedies and non-prescription medication (once training is completed)
  • To ensure that all H&S breaches and repairs are reported to the Maintenance team
  • To assist with fire evacuations and emergency exits from the building
  • To send compile and send handover reports at the end of each shift
  • To work flexibly with the team across all shifts
  • To provide on-call cover overnight as per rota
  • To undertake any other duty or responsibility deemed reasonable by the Principal or Director of Welfare

What experience do you need?

  • First Aid
  • Certified at enhanced DBS level (check undertaken prior to employment)

Required qualifications and training

  • Educated to ‘A’ level

Knowledge and skills

  • The ability to build positive relationships with students and staff across the college.
  • A can do attitude.
  • Empathy.
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills.

Where is the role based?

Bellerbys Brighton is a co-educational international college which specialises in providing a high quality British Education for predominantly international students from over 60 different countries around the world and preparing them for university. Our highly motivated students benefit from our state of the art facilities and small class sizes within a unique and vibrant educational environment. We offer a wide variety of courses including English Language Preparation, IELTS, GCSEs, A levels as well as our own Foundation programme, which is a pre-university course accredited by Lancaster University.

Bellerbys College is owned by Study Group, a global educational organisation which prepares students for life in a global society and success in the world economy.

Organisational compliance

Study Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its students, and expects all staff and volunteers to share the same commitment.

Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the role, including checks with past employers, an Enhanced Check from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) and overseas criminal records if appropriate.

How to apply

If you would like to apply for this role, please email with a completed application form. For any further details please don't hesitate to get in touch.

Application deadline: 12pm - Monday 7th May

What does a role at Study Group mean?


We are a unique business within the sector, giving our people a completely different working experience.


We have a large global network and encourage collaboration across the whole business. We work with a number of partners across the network including top tier universities.


We encourage innovation throughout our Centres, ensuring that our students are given an interactive, student centred, and creative, tailor-made learning experience. Our people are given an autonomy within their roles that is rarely seen within the industry.


We believe in continuous professional and personal development, and take pride in offering our staff ample opportunity to achieve their goals. Utilising our large organisational infrastructure, across our different brands, we invite our people to gain valuable experience, and maximise all the exciting tools available to help develop their career.