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Weekend Houseparent

Deadline for applications: 18th February

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. We teach customised programmes across higher, language and online education starting from high-school to life-long learning. Study Group operates own colleges and partners with leading universities across UK, Europe, North America and Australasia. Every year our global recruitment teams enrol over 63,000 students from 170 countries. University partners trust us to increase their international footprint, access student diversity and provide assured progression, so they can continue to focus on academic excellence. For more information, visit www.studygroup.com

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

Please contact Sharon Treharne for an application form, which must be returned by 9am on Monday 18th February 2019 with interviews expected to take place from Friday 22nd February 2019.

What does a role at Study Group mean?

Originality

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

Collaboration

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.

Innovation

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.

Opportunity

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.