Boarding Advisor

  • Bishop Strachan School
  • 298 Lonsdale Road, Toronto, ON, Canada
  • May 07, 2024
Contract Support Position

Job Description

Boarding Advisor


Commencing end of August 2024

($39,000 - $40,000/year) 

Note: Apartment and meals are provided as part of the compensation package.

The Bishop Strachan School (‘BSS’) has been a leader in girls’ education since 1867. We help talented girls become fearless women who are able to navigate the world with intellectual curiosity, agility, and compassion. We teach them to find purpose, feel confident, and speak with a strong, independent voice.

Boarding at BSS offers girls in Grades 8 to 12 a unique opportunity for growth and learning in a supportive environment where they reside on campus, enjoying convenient access to school facilities. Recognizing the significant step of leaving home, we prioritize support to ease the transition, fostering a warm and encouraging atmosphere. Boarding fosters self-reliance, self-awareness, and leadership skills, enhancing both academic success and personal development. Our dedicated Boarding Advisors  ensures a safe, healthy, and nurturing environment while supporting students in building confidence and resilience.

Living in Boarding at BSS:

  • The apartment and meals are provided as part of the compensation package
  • Live in boarding full-time from the end of August until the end of School year (end of June)
  • Includes a furnished apartment (suitable for one person only) within the Boarding School. Pets are also not permitted
  • The schedule, prepared by the Dean of Boarding, is composed of various day/evening/overnight and weekend shifts
  • Extensive health and dental benefits package
  • Administration contributes to our robust Pension Plan which is up to 8% match.
  • Use of on-site fitness center and pool

BSS Values Diversity:

BSS is committed to fostering an inclusive, diverse and respectful environment. We believe that diversity in our school fosters a rich, inclusive and creative environment. We are actively engaged in building a more diverse school and encourage all qualified applicants to apply. 

How to Apply:

Interested applicants should visit our website and click Apply Now.

We are committed to providing an accessible experience and an inclusive and barrier-free work environment, beginning with the recruitment process. If you have restrictions that need to be accommodated to fully participate in any phase of the recruitment process, please contact the HR Admin at 416-483-4325, ext. 1920 or by email at All information received in relation to accommodation will be kept confidential.

We thank all candidates for their applications; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.