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. 

  • Please complete the application form which you can download below.
  • Please use the guidance notes in the application pack to help with completing the application form. 
  • CVs will not be accepted as a method of application.
  • Send the completed form to aemberson@kendrick.reading.sch.uk by the closing date.
  • Receipt of application will be acknowledged by email.
  • We will only contact you again if you are shortlisted for interview.
  • Shortlisted candidates will be sent a Disclosure of Convictions Form to complete which must be returned completed at least one day before the interview.  

Art & Technology and Performing Arts Technicians 

25 HOURS AND 10 HOURS A WEEK RESPECTIVELY

TERM TIME ONLY

FTE : £19, 264pa (£9.99 per hour)

Kendrick School is a very successful 11-18 girls’ grammar school in the centre of Reading.

We are looking for two dynamic and effective Technicians to join the Art, Technology and Performing Arts departments as soon as possible.  There are two roles available or one role you would like to work 35 hours a week. The core hours are Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 3.15pm.  

The Technicians will be practical, resourceful and provide helpful support to the Art, Technology and Performing Arts Departments and students working in these areas. Previous experience in a Technician role is not a requirement, however the successful applicants will be interested in working in a creative environment and welcome becoming part of an experienced team dedicated to the creative education of young people. A background in art, technology and/or performing arts would be highly desirable.

The successful candidates will enjoy working as part of a team and in a school community and should be capable of working with the minimum of supervision. The roles are varied and we recognise that no candidate is likely to have experience in the full range of technical tasks they involve. Full training will be given.

Kendrick School is a welcoming, inclusive and happy community, with students who are engaging, cooperative and eager to learn.  Benefits include free car parking, a contributory pension scheme, training and development and use of the swimming pool and sporting facilities.

An application form and a job description can be downloaded from the school website.  Visits to the school are welcome and encouraged.  Please indicate on your application form which role you are interested in if you have a preference.

Closing date: 9am, Monday 26th September 2022

Application Form

Art and Technology Technician Application Pack

Performing Arts Technician Application Pack 

Early application is advised as 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

Casual Leisure Attendants 

Employment Type: Casual
Hours per week: varied
Hourly rate: £10.19

Kendrick School has a number of facilities to hire including a sports hall, a dance studio. Floodlit outdoor courts, a swimming pool and classrooms. Lettings take place between 5pm and 10.30pm Monday to Friday and 8am to 4pm on Saturday and Sunday (Sundays may vary).

As a Leisure Attendant your role would include:

  • Reception duties
  • Maintaining the Health and Safety of the centre at all times including carrying out cleaning duties and preparing activity areas for all planned sessions.
  • Ensuring all equipment is stored in a safe and secure way when not being used.
  • Unlocking and securing areas before and after use
  • Handling cash receipts

The successful applicants will have a friendly, approachable manner and deliver excellent customer service to our hirers. You should be proactive, reliable and trustworthy and be able to work flexibly, working independently and alone on occasions. ideally candidates have some experience however, full training will be given. Experience carrying out some cleaning duties and maintaining equipment would set you apart from other candidates. Flexible working patterns. Hours not guaranteed.

More information and an application form can be found below:

Casual Leisure Attendant Application Pack

Application Form

Please apply as soon as possible as we will consider applications as they are received.

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