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House Parent - Total Child School HND / BA / BSc Job

2023-08-10 08:48   Other categories   Lagos   140 views
Job Details

Location: Abijo - Lekki, Lagos

Key Responsibilities

Student Care and Supervision:

Provide constant supervision and care for students within the residential setting.

Promote a safe and healthy living environment by enforcing rules, routines, and safety protocols.

Address students' physical, emotional, and psychological needs.

Community Building:

Foster a sense of belonging and community among students.

Organize and participate in group activities, discussions, and team-building exercises to encourage positive relationships among residents.

Mediate conflicts and promote conflict resolution skills among students.

Emotional Support:

Offer emotional support to students, acting as a trusted adult figure they can confide in.

Recognize signs of emotional distress or behavioral issues and take appropriate action, including communication with relevant school staff.


Maintain open lines of communication with students, school administrators, teachers, and parents/guardians to share relevant information regarding students' progress, well-being, and concerns.

Academic Support:

Monitor students' academic progress and ensure they are completing their assignments and meeting academic goals.

Provide assistance with homework, studying, and time management skills.

Life Skills Development:

Teach and encourage essential life skills such as personal hygiene, time management, organization, and self-care.

Promote responsible decision-making and independence among students.

Emergency Response:

Be prepared to respond to emergencies, including medical situations, accidents, and natural disasters.

Follow the school's protocols for emergency procedures and ensure students are safe and accounted for.

Administrative Tasks:

Maintain accurate records of student behavior, incidents, and achievements.

Report any significant issues or concerns to appropriate school personnel.

Residential Environment Management:

Ensure the cleanliness and orderliness of the residential area.

Oversee meal times, ensuring nutritious meals are provided to students.

Manage the distribution of amenities and supplies to residents.

Professional Development:

Participate in ongoing training and professional development to stay updated on best practices in student care, counseling, and house parenting.


Candidates should possess a B.Sc Degree with 3 - 10 years relevant work experience.

Application Closing Date

20th August, 2023.

Method of Application

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: s.totalchild@gmail.com using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.

Company Description
Total Child School is a co-educational Nursery, Primary and Secondary School. The school is sited at the C.E.M Children Centre, a serene location providing a beautiful, natural and highly conducive atmosphere for learning. The School promises every child a privileged, purposeful, enriching, very enjoyable and memorable school life.