Admiral Farragut Academy
RESIDENTIAL LIFE INSTRUCTOR (2 vacancies; 1 of them specifically to serve female boarders)
This position is a live-in staff member responsible for maintaining a safe, supporting home-like environment for the
academic and personal success of boarding students in grades 8-12. The position is full-time throughout the
academic year, with summers off.
Key components of the job include:
● Building positive interpersonal relationships with each boarding student.
● Helping boarding students develop positive relationships with each other.
● Holding boarders accountable for their behavior.
● Promoting student involvement in campus life.
● Actively engaging with students through a variety of activities, including a variety of games, sports,
cultural events, movies, outdoor activities and life skills.
● Ensuring a safe and secure environment.
● Being a positive role model for the student body and peer staff members.
● Facilitating conflict resolution.
● Enforcing rules and policies of residential life and the school.
● Driving students to appointments, activities, etc. as needed.
● Associate’s Degree.
● At least two years of experience in a boarding-school environment.
● Valid driver’s license and a clean driving record.
● Ability to plan, organize and lead general indoor/outdoor activities.
● Ability and desire to work positively and productively with teenagers.
● Willingness to take on varied tasks that support the program.
● First-responder first aid training and Red Cross WSI a plus.
● Military experience a plus.
*An equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of
the job may be acceptable in lieu of those requirements listed above.
To be considered:
● Submit current réuméand cover letter via email to email@example.com
About Admiral Farragut Academy: Admiral Farragut Academy is a private preparatory school with small
classes, a waterfront campus and a progressive approach to education. Located in beautiful St. Petersburg,
Florida, Admiral Farragut Academy is situated about 5 minutes from the Gulf of Mexico .
For more about Admiral Farragut Academy, go to https://farragut.org/