Support Staff Vacancies
Kendrick School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Any successful applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure check by the Disclosure & Barring Service. Kendrick School is an Equal Opportunity employer.
Special Educational Needs and Literacy Support Assistant
15 hours a week, term time only
For January 2021
Actual Salary: £6,677pa (FTE = £19,698pa)
Kendrick School is a successful 11-18 girls’ grammar school in the centre of Reading.
This exciting role is supporting our SENDCo with the provision of the day-to-day operation of the school’s SEND and Literacy policies, with the aim of removing all barriers to learning for students with special educational needs, literacy needs and/or disabilities with a particular focus on cognition and learning difficulties. The successful candidate would also be part of the Student Welfare team, helping students to reach their full potential by supporting them with their personal development, attendance and welfare.
Applicants must be confident in all aspects of literacy: reading comprehension, written and verbal communication and spelling. You must have a desire to see every child reach their highest possible outcome and have excellent communication and interpersonal skills with both adults and children.
This could be the role for you if you already have experience in supporting young people or are interested in learning more about supporting students with cognition, literacy and learning difficulties.
An application form and a job description can be downloaded below.
Closing date: Friday 11th December 2020 at 10am
Interviews: Tuesday 15th December 2020
We hold the right to close the application process early if a suitable applicant applies and is appointed.
Kendrick School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Any successful applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure check by the Disclosure & Barring Service. Kendrick School is an Equal Opportunity employer
We are looking for an enthusiastic and confident exam invigilators to join our friendly team, helping to supervise students during the examination periods. The ideal candidate will have experience of working in a school or similar environment and an interest in education, however persons with backgrounds in administration and the medical profession are also highly sought.
We are looking for individuals who can relate positively to all students, have good verbal communication skills and be comfortable in addressing large groups of students. Previous experience would be an advantage, however full training will be available. Employment will be on a casual basis, with days of work subject to timings of each exam. You will need to be available from 08:00am for morning exams or 12:45pm for afternoon exams.
If you are successful, you will be required to come into school every 3 months for a meeting and be available for a minimum of ten invigilating sessions.
If you are interested please complete the application form which can be found below and email to AEmberson@kendrick.reading.sch.uk .
Please note that this is ongoing recruitment and interviews will take please periodically.