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Graduate Resident Assistant

Job Title: Graduate Resident Assistant (GRA’s)

Salary: £10,000 per annum full board accommodation

Fixed term: 1 Academic year

Closing date: 21st January 2018

We have a number of exciting opportunities for new graduates available at Taunton Senior School, Taunton Preparatory School and our International Schools from September 2018.

These one year residential posts provide valuable support to our house students, sports, classroom learning and administration staff as well as an exciting and ideal opportunity for graduates considering a career in education in the UK or internationally to experience a year in the life of this energetic, forward-looking and outstanding School.

We are looking for candidates with a range of interests and specialisms including PE/Games, Music, Drama, EAL or SEND for the next academic year. We have positions available in our Taunton based Preparatory School, Senior School, International School and International Middle School; each area provides its own unique opportunities and candidates are asked to state their job preference(s) on their application.

We aim to offer our GRA’s a memorable year working with lively and interesting students within a flourishing co-educational environment. The School will provide full board accommodation in an on-site boarding house or school accommodation during term time. You will also have access to a gym and swimming pool on site, and in this paid role you will also have opportunities for continuing professional development and training. Our GRA’s are assigned a mentor for their year who will provide advice on professional development and working with students both in the classroom and the boarding house.

This experience provides a platform for various career progressions paths; many of our GRA’s are accepted on Teacher Training courses and we have an excellent record in universities such as Exeter and Durham.

Please see the below brochure which will provide you with more information on each of the schools.


Job Descriptions:

Taunton Senior School

Taunton School International

Taunton School International Middle School

Taunton Preparatory School

Application details: Please complete a Taunton School application with a covering letter stating which School you are applying for to Tsrecruit@tauntonschool.co.uk. Alternatively, applications can be posted to the HR Department at the main School address. Please note CV’s alone will not be accepted.

Please download our application form here.

Closing date for receipt of applications is midnight on 21st January 2018.