Residence Assistants

Newbattle Abbey College is seeking Residence Assistants to provide support and guidance for students living within our accommodation. This is a volunteer role, however, Residence Assistants will be provided with free accommodation, including utilities and catering.


The Residence Assistants will build community within our residency, fostering a tolerant, inclusive and socially responsible environment in which our resident students can thrive. This role would be particularly suitable for responsible postgraduate students who are looking for a rewarding role which complements their studies.


Residence Assistants will have full access to the facilities of Newbattle Abbey College, including the library, crypt, restaurant and extensive grounds including the Italian Garden and Lord Ancrum’s woodland.


Fixed term until 21st June 2024

To apply

Completed application forms should be sent to Kirsty Adamson at, along with crmininal convictions and equal opportunities monitoring forms. All forms available on this page under ‘Supporting Documents’.

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Please see the role description above for more information, or contact Kirsty Adamson for any questions.

Newbattle Abbey College is committed to the pursuit of equality of opportunity, promoting diversity and challenging discrimination.