Gap Assistant

Girls (11- 18)
Weekly Boarding
Full Boarding
Wychwood School

Required for September - December 2020. An exciting opportunity for a school leaver to develop their employment skills within a small independent girls' boarding school in Oxford.

The role is wide ranging and extensive but the following are examples of the type of tasks you might be involved in:

• Supporting Boarding House staff in caring for boarders.

• Wake up and evening duties, accompanying boarders to appointments, assisting with day to day tasks in the boarding houses.

• Accompanying boarders on weekend trips, organising evening activities and clubs.

• Supporting subject departments with administration and development, particularly the Sports department.

• General Office administration and duties

• Helping with school events – Open day, Plays, Concerts, Sports events.

Benefits include accommodation in the boarding house, free meals during term time, use of school facilities, all in a famous, vibrant and exciting university city only 1 hour from London.

We are an equal opportunities employer and are 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 an enhanced DBS check. All Wychwood employees are expected to abide by the requirements of the Data Protection Act 2018.

If you are interested in applying for this position please refer to our website: for a job description and application form or contact us directly for more information on 01865 557976.

Completed application forms together with a covering letter should be sent to Julia Bridge, Office Manager: as soon as possible.

Further Information

Job Details

  • Location: Oxfordshire
  • Term: Fixed Term
  • Closing Date: 30 August 2020
  • Salary: TBC


School Details

  • Founded: 1897
  • Girls' Boarding: 30 (11- 18)
  • Total Pupils: 120 (25 in Sixth Form)