Gap Students

Contract type: Fixed term, September 24 - end of term July 2025

Hours of work: Full time, term time

Salary: A subsistence salary is paid, please see candidate pack for details

Closing Date: 7th March 2024

Anticipated start date: 1st September 2024

Location: Brackley, Northamptonshire

Purpose of the job 

For September 2024 we are looking to appoint Gap Student’s to join Winchester House School. We are looking to fill the following roles:

Role 1Gapper, this is intended to be filled by students who have completed their A-level or equivalent examinations and maybe taking a gap year before further studies.

Role 2 – Musician in Residence, this is essentially a Gapper role to be filled by a student who has completed their A-Level or equivalent and has a specialism in Music.

Role 3Graduate Gapper, a Graduate student who has finished university.

This is an exciting opportunity for those who will be completing A-Levels or have just graduated and wanting to take a Gap year or those who are considering a career working with children and looking to gain valuable experience in a school environment prior to university.

The role of the Gap student is to support staff and pupils in lessons and duties involved in working in a busy boarding school environment. A Gapper will be able to provide support in core subjects and have an enthusiasm for co-curricular activities, whether drama, music or sport. Experience of coaching, training or mentoring would be an advantage, however this role involves embracing, with enthusiasm and a professional approach the range of opportunities available in the School setting.

For more information please view our candidate pack.

The Stowe Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers, the Disclosure and Barring Service and an online background check with our 3rd party provider SP-Index.

To apply now , please download the application form for this job here. We look forward to receiving your application.