Residential Warden - Newton Rigg

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Residential Warden - Newton Rigg

Job advert

New Enhanced Role :  Residential Warden - Newton Rigg

£20,123 per annum pro rata

Full Time - Permanent


Askham Bryan College is a specialist land-based college based across the North of England.


We have some exciting opportunities for 3 Residential Wardens to join us on a permanent basis.  The role will provide an effective and efficient Security and Wardening service to the college's residential, apprentice and duty students at our Newton Rigg Campus.


The role will involve monitoring and supervising students on campus to ensure that they adhere to Residential Contracts, the Student Code of Conduct, and the College's policiies.  It will also provide a range of information advice and guidance to students to promote independence and informed choices.


The role will support the Student Services Manager and Assistant Head Warden in pro-active and reactive responses to student behaviours, issues and difficulties.  It will also provide Site Security and Fire Warden Cover and facilitate enrichment and leisure activities as directed by the Assistant Head Warden to enhance Students development and experience of campus life.


With previous experience in a role involving supervision of young adults and facilitating activities and events, candidates must be able to respond to difficult situations and make decisions on the most appropriate course of action.  They must also be able to provide a wide range of information, advice and support.  A First Aid Qualification would be beneficial as would a minibus driver's licence (or a willingness to work towards this).


This role is 37 hours per week over 35 weeks on a rota basis, including weekends and college holidays.  The role will also involve on call cover one evening per week between 24:00 - 08:00 in line with the rota.  Flexible working options will be considered such as part time working or job shares.


Please note that this role does not require the post holder to live on site.


Closing Date:  23rd June 2019

Interview Date:  TBC