We currently have an opportunity available for a Residential Don in a girls’ dormitory. These positions are directly responsible for assisting with the pastoral care of assigned boarding students that live in residence at Ridley College.
The Residential Don may also be involved in coaching duties and student activities.
Perform pastoral duties within the assigned house days, evenings and weekends on a rotating basis;
Extracurricular activities, school trips, clubs, and athletic activities will be assigned in accordance with experience and availability;
Coaching must be available to attend all practices, and fixtures both home and away;
University degree or working towards a degree, gaining teaching related experience or thinking about the possibility of the teaching profession;
Athletic coaching skills are an asset;
You must have or attain a satisfactory Vulnerable Sector Police Clearance Certificate prior to your start date;
Able to relate to school-age children (10 17 years of age);
Strong interpersonal skills;
Excellent communication skills;
Good time management / priority setting skills;
Approachable / flexible available evenings and weekends;
All Residential Dons must be diligent in the performance of all duties as assigned;
Residential Dons are expected to conduct themselves in a professional manner at all times on campus and within their accommodations;
Residential Dons are expected to dress professionally for all school duties and while in the dining hall during the academic day;
The Residential Don will be provided with housing either off campus or on campus in a communal setting;
Meals will be provided when the students are in session. Meals will not be provided during school-wide holidays and weekend breaks.
Accommodation and meals are a taxable benefit.
Deadline for applications is : Monday, June 18, 2018This position is for the 2018 / 19 school year. It will begin in September 2019.