We are seeking an individual who is aligned with our core values and reflects our core competencies to join our Boarding School as a Boarding Staff team member. This is a full-time position.
Founded in 1894 and located on a beautiful 22-acre campus in midtown Toronto, Canada, Havergal College is one of Canada’s pre-eminent independent schools for girls from Junior Kindergarten through Grade 12. At the forefront of women’s education for over 125 years, Havergal offers a contemporary liberal arts education and is rooted in the Anglican tradition. Havergal’s mission is to prepare young women to make a difference. Through our outstanding academic and cocurricular programs, we nurture a culture of capability that fosters self-confidence, leadership, critical thinking, and global mindedness within our students.
At Havergal College, we believe that great schools are made up of great people. We are committed to building a diverse workforce and an inclusive workplace. We encourage applications from all qualified candidates with a diverse range of experiences and perspectives, including women, BIPOC (Black, Indigenous and People of Colour) peoples, and persons with disabilities. We are seeking candidates with a wide range of experiences and diverse identities and perspectives to contribute to our culture of excellence.
Boarding Staff engage boarding students in activities both academic and personal and ensure individual needs, strengths and talents are developed. They provide support for students and have empathy for the social and emotional issues adolescents may face in a Boarding School setting. Boarding Staff work closely and collaborates with the Head of the Boarding School, Assistant Head of Boarding, Health Care Providers, Faculty, parents and other boarding staff members to ensure continuity of care and support for students.
Boarding staff are approachable, attentive, reliable, supportive and understanding members of the Boarding community who are enthusiastically engaged in the life of the school. Boarding Staff are required to live on campus during the school year and have the option to reside on campus during the summer months. They must be able to commit to working a rotating schedule of mornings, evenings and weekends.
Operationally, boarding staff support the Head of Boarding to oversee and manage a supportive and inclusive boarding program that contributes to a dynamic and forward-focused boarding life program. This program is designed to develop skills, create opportunities for social engagement, and promote healthy active living and social /emotional wellbeing. The team creates a safe and vibrant home environment. This requires the development of a collaborative working relationship with the boarding team as well as all departments within the school and other independent schools in the city of Toronto.
To learn more about this opportunity, the expectations, qualification requirements and How To Apply please visit our website at www.havergal.on.ca
All qualified candidates are encouraged to express their interest no later than March 29, 2023.
We thank all applicants in advance. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Havergal College is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to an inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection process, and work environment in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). We will be happy to work with applicants requesting accommodation at any stage of the hiring process. If you require accommodations, please contact Cathy LeBlanc at 416-483-3519 ext. 6526 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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