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. 

Student Welfare and Attendance Officer
 

35 hours per week term time only
plus one week in the summer holidays and INSET days
8.00am to 3.30pm Monday – Friday
Actual Salary: £17,991 pa (FTE - £21,748pa)

Kendrick School is a successful 11-18 girls’ grammar school in the centre of Reading. As an expanding school this is an exciting time to be joining the administrative team.

This is an exciting new role to recognise the changing needs in students’ educational and social lives. The successful candidate would be part of a team helping students to reach their full potential by supporting them with their personal development, attendance and welfare (including being the Lead First Aider).

The successful candidate would also be responsible for monitoring attendance and punctuality data on a daily basis and ensuring that this information is swiftly made available to appropriate staff. They would follow-up on every absence with students, families and/or staff as appropriate and ensure all attendance is accurately recorded.

Applicants 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.  They must be ICT competent and be able to produce and analyse data for reports. This will be a very busy role and the successful candidate must be able to work calmly under pressure, use their own initiative and work well as part of a team. Being versatile, proactive and well organised are key skills required for this role.  

An application form and a job description can be downloaded below.

Closing date: Wednesday 30th September 2020 (midnight)
Interviews: to be confirmed

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

Chemistry Technician - 13 hours a week (closing date 29th September 2020) 

13 hours a week – specific hours to be negotiated
Term time only plus 13 hours for work in the holidays and INSET days as required
 Point 4 (Range 4-6)

Actual Salary: £5,562pa
(Full Time Equivalent: £18,933pa)

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Chemistry Technician at this successful 11-18 girls’ grammar school in Reading. Kendrick School is a centre of academic excellence with a track record of high performance and achievement. 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 Chemistry. You must have good numeracy, literacy and ICT skills and need to well organised in your work.  You will need to be flexible in your approach and enjoy working as part of a team.  To start as soon as possible.

As a valued member of staff you would be responsible for providing technical and administrative support to the Chemistry department and supporting Science outreach and partnership work.

An application form 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:      Tuesday 29th September 2020 (midnight)
Interviews:         Monday 5th October 2020

(we reserve the right to close the application process early if a suitable candidate becomes available)

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

£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.