House Parent

House parent / Pastoral Staff


Location: Outward Bound Ullswater and Howtown, Lake District National Park.
Contract: 40 hours per week, fixed term. Any additional hours worked are paid as time off in lieu.
Dates: 22 July to 9 August 2024 or 29 July to 16th August. Plus 3 paid days additional training time by arrangement.
Salary: £480 per 40 hours. £12 per hour. Real Living Wage Employer. Food and accommodation included.
Apply by: 09.00, Friday, 19 April 2024.
Interview: Reach the shortlist and we’ll get in touch to arrange interview dates.


The key purpose of this job is to ensure the wellbeing of the students whilst in our residential centres.

During the summer months we run courses for Individuals and during the student’s recreational time we use a team of House Parents / Pastoral Staff to support them during the evenings, mornings, and some overnights. This role includes providing proactive pastoral support, including a range of activities in the evening, and being a point of contact for anyone contacting the centre outside of office hours.

How to Apply

To apply for this job please send by email a covering letter, explaining your fit to the job together with an up to date CV to Sarah Martin, Programme Administrator:

Closing date: 09.00, Friday, 19th April 2024

Interviews will be held by mutual arrangement

If you have any queries regarding the information supplied or the recruitment process, please contact or telephone: 017684 85000 during office hours.

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