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 univer-sity advice.
There will also be opportunities to help with activities such as drama, sport or music, according to each applicants particular interests. This may be part of a timetabled lesson, or in the evenings.