Permanent Full-Time, Live-In Position
Commencing end of August 2022
Are you looking to gain experience working with adolescents to help them grow as individuals by creating a warm, encouraging atmosphere and also looking to live in a vibrant diverse city like Toronto? Then the Boarding Advisor role could be perfect for you! Our Boarding Advisors are provided the following:
Working at The Bishop Strachan School is challenging, exciting and rewarding. It’s also a lot of fun. This is the place to be if you value forward-thinking leadership and enthusiastically embrace a global perspective. As an employer, we focus on building and developing our employees to be the very best at what they do.
If you’re looking to challenge yourself and be a leader in girls’ education, we invite you to explore a career with BSS.
Summary of Position:
The Boarding Advisor is a live-in position responsible for the care and supervision of all boarders. Reporting to the Dean of Boarding, this position will assist the Boarding Co-ordinators in providing a safe, healthy, and supportive environment for Boarding students in Grades 8-12. Our Boarding staff are experts in understanding current needs of adolescents to help them grow as individuals and are deeply committed to creating a warm, encouraging atmosphere. In addition, they are passionate about supporting boarders in building the confidence and resilience to know themselves well, and to navigate the transition to successfully learning and living in a new environment. In conjunction with other Boarding staff, the position is responsible for leading a small family group of boarders, communicating regularly with parents/guardians and ensuring that the aims and objectives of the Boarding curriculum are met.
Skills, Experience and Attributes:
Why Work at BSS?We value the willingness to take risks in order to learn and grow - and not just for our students. At BSS, you have the opportunity to immerse yourself in an unparalleled setting, with access to innovative tools, support and resources, so you can pursue ongoing professional learning, whatever your role.
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. We are also committed to providing accommodation for persons with disabilities. If you require accommodations, please contact the Executive Assistant, Human Resources and Finance at 416-483-4325, ext. 4207 or by email at email@example.com.
How to Apply:
Interested applicants should forward a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org indicating Boarding Advisor in the subject line. For more information about BSS, please visit our website at www.bss.on.ca
Please note, we have a mandatory COVID-19 vaccine policy in place for employees, unless official documentation of a human rights exemption is provided and can be accommodated.
We thank all candidates for their applications; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.