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

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
 

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.