This role is an exciting opportunity for graduates with an interest in education to gain experience for one academic year in this prestigious, forward-thinking and high-achieving school.
Wycombe Abbey employs 11 Resident Tutors each year: 1 in each of the 9 senior boarding houses (age 12– 17) and 2 in our Junior House (age 11-12). Each Resident Tutor is attached to one specific House and is an important member of the House pastoral team under the guidance of the House-mistress. Duties will include assisting with wake-ups and bedtimes, organising activities, attending House parties and outings.
A Resident Tutor will be attached to at least 2 academic departments according to degree and A-Level subjects. There will be opportunities to observe lessons and, if desired, to team teach. There may also be opportunities to help with University Preparation Lessons and to give individual university advice.
There will also be opportunities to help with activities such as drama, sport or music, according to each applicant’s particular interests. This may be part of a timetabled lesson, or in the evenings.