Job Description

Boarding House Tutor and Residential Pastoral Assistant Roles 2020/21

One Year Commencing September 2020 and January 2021

Dean Close Preparatory School seeks to appoint Gap Year Boarding House Tutors and Resident Pastoral Assistants to join the Boarding House Team and to support students across the Preparatory School. The post is fulltime during term time and runs for one year. The Resident Gap Year House Tutor would need to be in situ at least 2 or 3 days before the start of term for training. Posts commence in September and January each year.

Accommodation is provided in the form of a furnished bed-sitting room and a private bathroom en-suite set within the boarding house. Accommodation for the period, and food during term time only, are also provided without charge. The post requires a full commitment during term time when the boarders are at school but there are substantial holidays at Christmas and Easter, as well as a half-term week in each term and an occasional weekend exeat.   There is also some time off duty most days which is covered by other Gap Year House Tutor’s on the duty rosta, including some evenings off as well.

Dean Close School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Application process

If you wish to apply, please send a completed application form with a covering letter plus a CV to:

HR Manager by email:

Applications will be considered upon receipt and this vacancy may close early where there is considerable interest.