Boarding House Parents (Residential)

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We are seeking a professional and caring couple to act as boarding parents for our new boarding house due to open this autumn.

You will be enthusiastic and knowledgeable about pastoral care and take responsibility for the running and development of our boarding programme. 
The boarding house is co-ed and designed for 10 students. This is a residential post, as such, both post holders will need to be a couple to live in together in an adjoining apartment. This is also a split post, consisting of both boarding and teaching to make two full-time roles, therefore both candidates must also be able to offer an academic subject. 
SEK Dublin is an international day and boarding school 35 minutes south of Dublin in the town of Greystones. 
Children begin at 11 and progress through secondary up to 18 years of age. Students move on to study at leading universities in Ireland and around the world. Our cohort is made up of a mixture of Irish and International day students from families living in the immediate and Greater Dublin areas, as well as international boarding students who reside in our on campus boarding house or with local host families. 
We have long history of educational innovation, as part of a wider group we have schools in mainland Europe and the Middle East, including a tall ship in the Mediterranean, which acts as a base to study sailing and marine conservation as well as our own university. Indeed, for over 130 years we have been preparing students for 
their future. As a fully independent school we have the freedom to offer an alternative to the traditional state exams. We were the first school in Ireland to offer the prestigious International Baccalaureate Middle Years  (MYP) and Diploma (DP) programmes. 
An understanding of the IB programme would be an advantage. 
We are a growing school and are an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to advance their career in a
unique international setting.
 We offer a strong professional development programme, colligate culture and competitive salary.
If you are a highly motivated professional, who has the ability to work collaboratively and engage their pupils through enquiry-based learning and enjoy working in a culture of high expectations and 
mutual support, then please email your application to The position should be listed in the 
subject space.
Certification with the Irish Teaching Council or an equivalent allowing registration with the Teaching Council is necessary. 
Successful applicants must undergo a police check. 
You can learn more about us at
Further Information
Full accommodation is provided for on campus, in a 1-bedroom staff apartment adjoining the Boarding 
House. The role is for two full-time people, remuneration is competitive and will be dependent on 
qualifications and prior experience. 

How to apply
Please send a CV each along with one covering letter of no more than two sides addressing your reasons for the post, and suitability for it. The details of 3 referees each must be included at the end of the CV. The same referee can suffice more than once. Please outline in your covering letter subjects you are qualified and able to teach. A teacher role and person specification also follow. 
Send all applications to please include the title of Application for Boarding House Parents in the subject line. 

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Dublin, Irlanda

SEK-Dublin International School
A63 EY23 Windgates Direcciones +353) 1 287 41 75 Ver página

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¿Por qué trabajar en los colegios SEK y en la Universidad Camilo José Cela?

  • Te incorporarás a una organización centenaria, líder en el sector de educación, y a la vanguardia en innovación, emprendimiento y compromiso social.
  • Somos una empresa B Corp, la única entidad educativa española que cuenta con este reconocimiento. Se trata de un movimiento mundial que promueve valores éticos y de innovación, comprometido con el medio ambiente y socialmente responsables.
  • Entrarás en el corazón de la innovación, beneficiándote así de la experiencia de un equipo internacional y multicultural.
  • Formarás parte de un grupo internacional que promueve la movilidad, la diversidad y el intercambio de experiencias, para que cada individuo alcance la mejor versión de sí mismo.
  • Trabajamos con los mejores profesionales que utilizan las últimas tecnologías y metodologías de aprendizaje, en un entorno de trabajo privilegiado.
  • Ofrecemos oportunidades de formación y actualización permanente a todos nuestros profesionales y a sus familiares directos.
  • Estamos comprometidos con nuestros profesionales, promoviendo políticas de salud, bienestar y conciliación.
  • Acreditamos calidad y excelencia en lo que hacemos. Contamos con distintos reconocimientos:   B Corp, Programas IB, EFR, NEAS, CIS y The Duke of Ediburgh´s International Award.



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