Residential Support Warden

Sparsholt College Group
Winchester, Hampshire
£22,099 - £24,158 including 15% shift allowance (pro rata if 42 weeks per year)
Closing date
20 Sep 2021

Job Details


Residential Support Warden (Fixed term until 30/06/2022)

£22,099 - £24,158 including 15% shift allowance (pro rata if 42 weeks per year)

This is an active front line role, working as part of the team responsible for providing our learners (around 400) with a positive residential experience.  As a key member of the Residential Support Team you will help to ensure that the learners are supported at all times. 

Responsibilities include:

  • Supporting the residential students, providing an emotionally and physically safe environment
  • Be first point of contact with residential issues for learners, guardians and colleagues
  • Ensuring College rules are adhered too, and learners are following the code of conduct
  • Be responsible for keys and alarms in relation to the halls of residence

The successful applicant will

  • Be enthusiastic and keen to work with young people
  • Have a good understanding of the needs of young people with the ability to guide and empathise but still retain strong boundaries
  • Have a supportive and friendly manner
  • Experience of working with young adults or leaners
  • Teaching, youth work or counselling qualification is desirable

The role entails working an average of 37 hours per week worked on a shift pattern of days and nights, (12 hour shifts: 4 day shifts on, 2 shifts off, 4 night shifts on, 6 shifts off). This role can either be worked on a 42 week per year basis (£20,187 - £22,067 per annum) or a 52 week per year basis (£22,099 - £24,158 per annum). 42 weeks is all term time weeks, half term weeks and the additional weeks to be worked at an agreed time during the Summer.

Closing Date: 20 September 2021

College Benefits:

  • Eligibility to join a defined contribution pension scheme
  • Free on-site parking
  • Occupational Sick Pay Scheme
  • Occupational Maternity Pay Scheme
  • Access to an employee assistance scheme
  • On-site gym at the Sparsholt campus (membership £100 per annum)
  • Facility to purchase Sparsholt produce including: plants, fruit & vegetables, fish and game.
  • Ability to access a range of CPD events and support with undertaking professional qualifications
  • Various food outlets and eateries offering good value food and drink at competitive prices

There is a nursery on the Sparsholt campus operated by a commercial provider

Application packs are available from:

01962 797309

Supporting Documents for Residential Support Warden

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