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.

Receptionist (Monday and Tuesday, 8am to 3pm) 

8.00am to 3.00pm Monday & Tuesday
13 hours per week term time only, plus 13 hours in the summer holidays

8.00am to 3.00pm Monday & Tuesday
Actual Salary £5,475pa (full time equivalent £18,426 pa)


Kendrick School is a very successful 11-18 girls’ grammar school in the centre of Reading and our expansion makes this an exciting time to be joining the school.

Required for February 2020, a Receptionist with a professional manner and excellent verbal, written and inter-personal skills.  The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate competent IT skills, be proactive and well organised. This is a busy customer facing role and the ability to stay calm and professional under pressure and be able to multi-task is a necessity.

As a valued member of staff, your role involves being responsible for the smooth and efficient running of the school’s busy main reception area, including effectively dealing with students and visitors and answering telephone queries.  Many queries are regarding admission into the school and the successful candidate would be expected to answer these in a knowledgeable and competent manner. Full training will be given in this area.

An application form, declaration of convictions and a job description can be downloaded below or obtained by contacting Ms Amanda Emberson at the school. CVs cannot be accepted as a method of application.

Closing date: 27th January 2020
Interviews: week commencing 3rd February 2020

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

Library Resource Coordinator (part-time, 22.5 hours a week)
 

Part-Time Role to support an existing job share arrangement (alternate weeks - 8am to 12.30pm; 12.30pm to 5pm)

22½ hours per week term time plus 1 week during the summer holidays and INSET days as and when required

Actual: 9,859 pa (£19,171 FTE)


Required for February 2020, an enthusiastic and well-organised Library Resource Coordinator. Experience is not essential, however, you must be motivated, creative and passionate about students’ learning, books and reading.

Kendrick School is a high achieving selective school for girls aged 11 to 18. It is a specialist school in Science, Mathematics and Languages. The Library is an integral part of learning at Kendrick School. It aims to provide a supportive and welcoming environment for all members of the school community, in which to enjoy reading, research and study for both academic and extra-curricular purposes.  There is space for individual private study and class or group lessons and is open throughout the day and after school.

As a valued member of staff, working together with the current postholder, your role would involve the management, development and promotion of the Library, ensuring that all students and staff have access to a wide range of reading matter, reference materials, research tools and information services. You would be responsible for supervising students and supporting them with their independent learning as well as organising and maintaining the school archives for school events and the Alumnae.  A key part of this role is providing administrative support to the Work Related Learning Coordinator including maintaining both the physical and website careers library.

An application form and a job description can be downloaded below or obtained by contacting Ms Amanda Emberson at the school. Visits to the school are welcome.

CVs cannot be accepted as a method of application.

Closing date: Monday 27th January 2020

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 and Barring Service. Kendrick School is an Equal Opportunity employer 

Biology Technician 

To start in January 2020

Flexible but no less than 20 hours a week (Monday to Friday), term time only plus one week in the summer holidays
Scale: Pt4
Actual Salary: dependent on experience


Kendrick School is a very successful 11-18 girls’ grammar school in the centre of Reading and our expansion makes this an exciting time to be joining the school.

We are looking for someone who has a good understanding and interest in Science, particularly Biology. You need to be tidy and well organised in your work as this is essential in a laboratory.  You will need to be flexible in your approach and enjoy working as part of a team.

An application form and a job description can be downloaded from the school website or obtained by contacting Ms Amanda Emberson at the school.

Closing date: please apply as soon as possible. Kendrick School have the right to close the application process once a suitable candidate has been 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

 

CASUAL LEISURE ATTENDANT

£9.74 per hour
To start as soon as possible


The role include reception duties, setting up and dismantling equipment, cleaning, and other tasks as required.

Must be prepared to work weekends from 7.30am, particularly Sundays, and the occasional week day evening from 5pm. Due to the nature of the work and hours involved, preference will be given to applicants of a minimum age of 17.

Applicants must be reliable, hard-working, be able to use their own initiative and have good communication skills.

An application form, declaration of convictions and job description can be downloaded below.

Applications will be dealt with as they are received and we reserve the right to close the application process early if a suitable applicant is appointed

Examination Invigilators
 

To facilitate the public examinations held at Kendrick School we require a bank of invigilators.  We are currently seeking to expand our existing team.  Responsibilities include:

  • Preparation of the examination room
  • Monitoring candidates during the exam
  • Distribution and collation of examination papers and supporting material
  • Supporting students needs as required
  • Ensuring adherence to JCQ regulations
  • Ensuring the security of the examination system

Person/skills required:

  • Attention to detail
  • Calm and professional
  • Reliable
  • Ability to use the internet/communicate via email
  • Understanding of safeguarding
  • Medical background/skills advantageous

Training is provided: face-to-face and online.   Please note that this is a part-time seasonal position. 

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.