External Boarding Mentor (f/m/d)

Employment Announcement
Starting date: a.s.a.p.
Part-time: 25/40 hours per week
Limited initially until 31.07.2022
Position No: 20210408

BBIS Berlin Brandenburg International School is an independently run, state-approved, inclusive, English-medium day and boarding school serving the internationally-minded community of Germany’s capital region and beyond. As one of the world’s leading International Baccalaureate (IB) schools, BBIS proudly offers three IB programmes in the Primary, Middle and Diploma years of schooling. In the current school year 2020/21 our school teaches about 700 students who represent more than 60 nationalities.

BBIS has an opening for an external boarding mentor (f/m/d).


Job Description
  • Ensure the safe and secure operation of boarding during the day time
  • Attend to boarders who are absent from school
  • Maintain records of illness, referrals, and appointments, and pass on relevant information to boarding staff, parents and medical staff, ensuring the medical database and ManageBac is updated.
  • Liaise with the cleaning and maintenance team to ensure that the boarding house is a clean, tidy and homely environment. Ensure boarding is consistently presented to a high standard and assist with updating notice boards and displays
  • Make regular inspections of student rooms
  • Order, receive and store deliveries, including student provisions and ensure the appropriate stock levels in kitchens
  • Monitor visitors and students signing-in and out from school
  • Support the boarding students in their everyday lives throughout their time boarding at BBIS


Your Profile
  • A commitment to the welfare and development of young people
  • A passion for education and young people
  • Experience in working with young people, preferably in a residential setting
  • Ideally a university degree
  • An enthusiastic and creative mindset
  • Passion about intercultural exchange and education
  • Understand the demands of boarding school life
  • Initiative and willingness to work in an ambitious and dynamic community
  • A team player who is resilient, flexible and positive


Perks - More than just a job
  • Have an impact. With professional competence and enthusiasm, we are improving day by day the educational level, and you too can have an impact on this ride
  • Use our professional training to prepare you optimally for your tasks
  • Push boundaries. Everyone is equally important and works together on uncharted challenges alongside inspiring colleagues from all over the world
  • Fun at work and beyond. Join our team events – there's always something to celebrate! Or use our fitness offers to get balanced
  • Feel at home. Enjoy our green campus and the international open-minded community


Please review our website or our YouTube channel and then apply with a letter, CV, and full contact details of three referees including current headteacher, using the following application form.