Job Description

The Resident Pastoral Assistant is involved in the everyday running of the House, assisting with the laundry, supervising the children throughout the day, taking part in school outings and trips at weekends and generally taking part in all aspects of a thriving Boarding School life.

The Resident Pastoral Assistant will enter into all aspects of the children’s care and support them in their daily lives; interacting with them on both the fun side of life, as well as being their confidant, offering a support system in the more emotional aspects of their lives.

Resident Pastoral Assistants are part of an inter-acting team with the other House Staff, the Medical Staff and the Academic Staff.   All staff have a responsibility to set high standards, lead by example, and work for the good of the whole community and the children in particular.

To apply, please complete an application form and return to hr@deanclose.org.uk by the closing date.

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.