Graduate Resident Assistant - Business Studies

  • Somerset
  • Taunton School
  • £11,000 per annum full board accommodation
  • Full-time

We have an exciting opportunity for a new graduate available at Taunton Senior School from September 2019.

Job Title: Graduate Resident Assistant (Business)
Salary: £11,000 per annum full board accommodation
Fixed term: 1 Academic year
Closing date: Applications to be considered as received

We have an exciting opportunity for a new graduate available at Taunton Senior School from September 2019.

This one year residential post provides valuable support to our 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 Business degree to support our academic classes, predominantly BTEC National Diploma Level 3 Business. They will also contribute to the wider life of the school including PE/Games and the boarding programme for the next academic year.

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 in boarding.

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.

For full details including how to apply, please visit the School's website: or contact the HR department on 01823 703126 (email address available from the website).

IMPORTANT NOTE: Taunton School is only able to consider applications made using a Taunton School Application Form (available from the School's website). CVs submitted without an Application Form will not be accepted.

Taunton School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The offer of employment will be subject to satisfactory references, and a successful enhanced DBS check.

Further Information


Taunton School

Staplegrove Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 6AD

  • 151 Day Boys (13-18)
  • 142 Boarding Boys (13-18)
  • 134 Day Girls (13-18)
  • 97 Boarding Girls (13-18)

01823 703703

Closing Date: 15 March 2019

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