Gap Tutor/ Graduate Assistant

  • Job Reference: 00001739-1
  • Date Posted: 4 May 2021
  • Recruiter: Packwood Haugh
  • Location: Shrewsbury, Shropshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Education / Childcare
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Packwood Haugh School

Applicants are sought for the role of


Job Summary:

We are looking to appoint Gap Tutors / Graduate Assistants on a 1 year contract beginning in September 2020 / January 2022. The position will ideally suit a person who has recently left school or graduated from university and is considering entering the teaching profession. The role will offer broad involvement in school life from providing support in boarding houses, assisting in class, extra-curricular activities such as games, music, art or drama and supporting the administrative staff in the school. This is a residential post and there is the expectation that Gap Tutors and Graduate Assistants will be fully committed to all areas of school life at Packwood.

Application Process:

Packwood Haugh School’s recruitment is dealt with centrally through Shrewsbury School and applicants who wish to know more about the role should contact the Human Resources department by email at

If applying for the position, applicants should complete an application form and write a brief covering letter outlining why they are applying and why they think they would be a suitable candidate and return this to the Human Resources department by email or post: Shrewsbury School, The Bursary, Shrewsbury School, Kingsland House, Shrewsbury, SY3 7BB.

The deadline for applications is 9.00am on Friday 14th May 2021.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be willing to undergo appropriate child protection screening, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure & Barring Service.