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EF Education First

Live-in Full Time Resident Assistant -Oxford

3+ months agoOxford, United Kingdom
Working hours per week – 40
Temporary – Late May – August 2021

 EF Oxford is looking for amazing people to work as live-in Residence Assistant in our year-round residence International House.

This is a salaried position up to 33 hours per week, with 7 hours per week (28.5 a month in total) going towards your accommodation, including breakfast and dinner. Please only apply if looking for a live-in position.

Your main job is to make sure that the residence feels like a ‘home away from home’ for international students. Below you can find a list of some of the duties you can expect.

Roles and Expectations of Resident Assistants

Residence Assistants will establish a student atmosphere for the residents, which includes various activities/events. The Residence Assistants (RAs) are responsible for preparing their respective rooms and halls prior to student/resident move-ins/outs and maintain proper supervision over their hall.  RAs will also assist other RAs in the preparation of rooms and halls. The roles that RAs play in their position fall into very broad categories.  The RA is expected to interact with each member of EF Staff, Property Staff, Housekeeping Staff, vendors, other RAs, as well as all students/residents

We want our customers to have the time of their lives. At the same time, we want you to have a great time whilst working with EF! The key is teamwork and the good spirit within the group. You will play a crucial role in promoting this amongst everyone involved.

Previous experience with EF is valued. Please apply before May 18th 2021



  • Accommodation provided in campus student residence in shared room (sharing with staff)  off set accommodation 
  • Bathroom & toilet facilities shared with students
  • No cooking facilities but full meal package provided in campus cafeteria as part of the compensation package, breakfast and dinner provided
  • Free access to WIFI
  • Opportunity to undertake specific projects if desired

 This list of possible duties is not comprehensive, and all RA’s may be asked to help with other duties.


 EF is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. References will be followed up and will ask specifically

whether there is any reason that the applicant should not be engaged in situations where they have responsibility for, or substantial access to, persons under 18. Upon interview all gaps in CVs must be explained satisfactorily and proof of identity and, where applicable, qualifications will be required. Appropriate suitability checks will be required prior to confirmation of appointment 



About EF Education First 

 At EF we believe that the world is better when people try to understand one another. Since 1965, we have helped millions of people see new places, experience new cultures, and learn new things about the world and about themselves. Our culturally immersive education programs—focused on language, travel, cultural exchange, and academics—turn dreams into international opportunities.


When you join EF, you join a multicultural and diverse community working across more than 600 schools and offices in 50 countries, all with one shared mission of opening the world through education. Whoever you are, whatever you are passionate about—we welcome you and want you to bring that to work every day. EF is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to inclusion and belonging across race, ethnicity, gender, age, religion, caste, parental status, identity, experience and everything else that makes you unique.


Founded in Sweden in 1965, EF has school and offices around the world, including hubs in Boston, London, Mexico City, São Paulo, Shanghai, Stockholm, Zürich, and more. Learn more at

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