Graduate Assistant, Outdoor Activities

Closing date:
Marlborough College's own salary scale
Marlborough, Wiltshire
Marlborough College
Bath Road

Job description



If you have a passion for Outdoor Activities, and are keen to experience life working at a busy co-education boarding school then becoming a Graduate Assistant at Marlborough College could be for you.  We offer Climbing, Kayaking/Canoeing, Mountain Biking, Sub Aqua and mountain walking, so experience of assisting with any of these activities would be an advantage.


Marlborough’s vibrant community of Graduate Assistants are an invaluable part of College life; supporting pupils with activities beyond the classroom.  A key element of this rewarding opportunity is to encourage and mentor pupils on and off campus ensuring that their health, safety and welfare are protected.


You will be a Graduate (or recognised alternative) with a specialism directly relevant to outdoor activities. 


You will be energetic, enthusiastic, have a natural rapport with young people as well as a genuine interest in, and commitment to, their care and development.


We provide a contract, from 1st September 2019 through to 3rd July 2020 with a salary of £11,000 averaged over the period, furnished accommodation, payment of council tax and utility bills, laundry facilities, meals during term-time, but more importantly, a fantastic opportunity and fulfilling experience.


If you would like to discuss the role, please contact the Head of Outdoor Activities, Russ Tong, via email at


To apply, go to our website: where a full Role Description and Job Expectations are also available.


For enquiries regarding the application process please contact a member of the HR team by emailing or ‘phoning 01672 892 402.




Closing date:              open until filled


Interview date:           to be confirmed



Marlborough College is an equal opportunities employer and follows recommended safe recruitment guidelines including checks for the Disclosure and Barring Service.

How to apply

To apply, go to our website: where a full Role Description and Job Expectations are also available.