LAL US Summer Schools House Parent Example Schedule 2019
All House Parents are scheduled to work 11 shifts (morning, afternoon or evening) per week. You will be scheduled for a day and a half off (hopefully consecutively). This equates to 5 shifts.
Wake Up / Breakfast / Assembly:
Refers to waking students up and ensuring they leave the accomodation to go to breakfast.
House Parents are responsible for supervising breakfast and escorting students to assembly.
House Parent Duties:
Refers to a variety of diifferent duties. In the morning you may be required to perform classroom checks. In the afternoon or evening you may be required to supervise students in their accommodations.
Leisure & Meals:
Refers to leisure duties such as excursions and activities. The afternoon session begins with lunch monitoring duties and finishes after dinner. The evening session begins with dinner monitoring duties and finishes after the nightly meeting. Friday and Saturday evening sessions run to midnight.
There is a daily House Parent Meeting every morning. There is a nightly meeting for all staff involved in the Leisure Program. If you have worked a leisure shift that day and are not scheduled for time off you must attend.There is a student meeting every night at 22.30 where you are expected to take attendance (all students must be accounted for) as well as spending time getting to know the students and preparing students for what to expect the next day.