Closing Date: October 5, 2022


We are looking to recruit a full-time permanent contract House Parent to work closely with the Head of House in the delivery and development of the College’s boarding provision.

Based at our Student Boarding House, the successful candidates will have a very strong pastoral ethos and commitment to the care and welfare of young people. Excellent ICT, organisational, communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to communicate effectively with people at all levels, are also essential.

Experience within boarding is an advantage but is not essential as our focus is upon finding someone who shares our sixth form college values and can successfully fulfil the requirements of the job description.

Please refer to the job description below for more details of the duties and responsibilities of the position.


Please note that this role does not include the provision of accommodation within a boarding house; it is a ‘live-out’ position.

The full-time house parent role is from (8.00 a.m. – 8.00 p.m.) with a salary of up to £25,000 being available. Staff work a four-day on/off rota.

Applications for this position must be made via submission of a completed application form https://www.oxfordsixthformcollege.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/OxSFC-Application-Form-2022.docx  and returned to vacancies@oxfordsixthformcollege.com

Deadline for receipt of applications: Wednesday 5th October 2022

Interview date: Wednesday 12th October 2022

Oxford Sixth Form College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children as such safeguarding training will be provided.

The successful applicants will be in regulated activity with children and required to undertake an Enhanced DBS check and barred list check

Oxford Sixth Form College is an Equal Opportunities Employer