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Weekend Houseparent

Deadline for applications: 1st April 2019

Contract type: Permanent, part time

Job overview

Life at Bellerbys College, London is about much more than the chance to get a great education. We help our students to get immersed in college life and the city that will become home during their studies with us. Our houseparents do this by creating a nurturing, inclusive and family like environment in our boarding houses. They are responsible for the pastoral care of our U18 boarders who are from a diverse range of countries, whilst always being responsive to boarders’ individual needs.

  • In this permanent, part time job, working term time Saturdays and Sundays from 9am to 5pm, you'll be responsible for our U18 international students, demonstrate good judgement and decision making skills. You must be passionate about delivering excellent safeguarding and working as a team player.
  • You will be a flexible and creative person who is willing to take part in activities with excellent listening and communication skills, whilst demonstrating sensitivity, tact and diplomacy.
  • You will be expected to advise and support our students in their academic achievement through guidance, social integration and holistic development.

If you are you looking for a rewarding job with international students we would like to hear from you.

About Study Group

Study Group is a global leader in preparing students for international academic success and rewarding careers through a transformational learning experience. Our global recruitment teams enrolled over 30,000 students from 142 countries in 2018. The universities we work with trust us to increase their international footprint, access student diversity and provide assured progression, so they can continue to focus on academic excellence.

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.

Study Group processes your information in line with data protection regulations. Please see our Candidate Privacy Policy.

How to apply

We take pride in providing an excellent candidate experience to all potential candidates, so will ensure a timely response and process for all applicants. If you are interested in finding out more then please submit a CV on our jobs board and a member of the Recruitment Team will be in contact.

Closing date for applications is Monday 1st April 2019 with interviews expected to take place from 9th April.

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.