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homestay families

We are looking for families who can offer a warm welcome to students throughout the year and who are willing to involve them in family activities.


  • Monday – Friday: breakfast & an evening meal
  • Weekends: breakfast, lunch & dinner 
  • Packed lunch on any trip days
  • Valid DBS for all family members aged 16 years and above (can be organised by the College if necessary)
  • All families must have a Landlord’s Gas Safety Certificate
If you would like to apply to become a host family, please download and complete the application form. Once the form has been returned, we will contact families to arrange a home visit to discuss student placements and our requirements further.

For any questions regarding becoming a host family for Chaucer College, please email

Centre Activity Manager

Fixed Term Contract (full time up to 45 hours per week)

You will be required to work unsociable hours, weekends and overnight on-call duties

You will be responsible for the delivery of our Activity Programmes supporting the Course Directors in all aspects of our Spring/ Summer school management particularly relating to activities, excursions, transfers and pastoral care.
You will ensure that all relevant staff are well informed, organised, engaging well with students and that the overall programme is well delivered.

Previous experience in a similar role is desirable or the ability to demonstrate transferable skills.

Flexibility is required, excellent communication and interpersonal skills are essential.

An enhanced DBS, Disclosure application to the disclosure and barring service is required for this position.

Further details available on request, completed application forms & up to date CV return via email to

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