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. 

SCHOOL AND PASTORAL ADMINISTRATOR FOR MARCH 2021
 

25 hours per week term time only plus one week for summer holiday and INSET days
8.30am to 1.30pm Monday – Friday

Actual Salary: £10,942pa (FTE - £18,933pa)

Kendrick School is a very successful 11-18 girls’ grammar school in the centre of Reading. As an expanding school this is an exciting time to be joining us as a valued member of the Administration Team.

Required for March 2021, an experienced and professional Administrator who has excellent verbal, written and IT skills.  This is a busy and varied role and the successful candidate must be able to use their initiative, be able to work as part of a team, be versatile, proactive and well organised.  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. 

Your role would involve:

  • Being a member of the General Office Team ensuring the smooth and effective running of the school office and student reception including the provision of first aid.
  • Providing efficient and accurate administrative support to the school, Senior Leadership Team and Pastoral Leaders.
  • Being part of the Student Welfare Team, providing support and advice to students across all year groups with issues such as social, emotional, behaviour and attendance.

To arrange an informal enquiry, please contact Ms Amanda Emberson, by email aemberson@kendrick.reading.sch.uk.  Further details of the school and post can be found below.

SCHOOL AND PASTORAL ADMINISTRATOR APPLICATION PACK

Applications should be made electronically through completing the application form available to download on our website. All completed applications must be submitted by 12noon Friday 26th February 2021. We cannot accept CVs as a method of application.

Interviews will take place during the week of 1st March 2021.

We reserve the right to close the application process early if a suitable candidate becomes available. 

COVER ASSISTANT FOR MARCH 2021 

28 hours per week term time only plus INSET days as required
Must be able to work flexibly Monday–Friday between 8am and 3.30pm

Actual Salary: £12,750pa (FTE £19,698pa)

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 Cover Team.

Required in March 2021, a Cover Assistant who is enthusiastic, well organised and self-confident with good communication and inter-personal skills.  Kendrick School provides an environment which allows students and teachers alike to work and develop in a purposeful atmosphere, which is both dynamic and studious.

Your role would involve supervising classes when a teacher is absent, invigilating exams when required, accompanying staff on school trips, and assisting the Cover Supervisor with administrative tasks and the organisation of resources and display work.

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.  You must be ICT competent and be able to work calmly under pressure, use your own initiative and work well as part of a team. Being versatile, proactive and well organised are key skills required for this role.  

To arrange an informal enquiry, please contact Mr Geoff Hill, Assistant Headteacher, by email ghill@kendrick.reading.sch.uk. Further details of the school and post can be found below. 

Cover Assistant - Application Pack

Applications should be made electronically through completing our online application form via our website. All completed applications must be submitted to Amanda Emberson at aemberson@kendrick.reading.sch.uk by 12noon Friday 12th February 2021.

Interviews will take place in mid-February 2021. Due to the COVID pandemic the interviews may take place remotely.

We hold the right to close the application process early if a suitable applicant applies and 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.