Teaching 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 using the guidance notes in the application pack.  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. 

English Teacher - for September 2022 

Experienced and Newly Qualified Teachers welcome to apply

Full time
For September 2022

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic, innovative and well qualified Teacher of English at this very successful expanding 11-18 girls’ grammar school in Reading. Applicants need to be able to teach English throughout the school.  This position would suit either an experienced or an early careers teacher. Kendrick School has a very good track record of developing ECTs and the successful candidate would be joining a supportive and very experienced department.

Kendrick School is a centre of academic excellence with a track record of high performance and achievement. English is a popular and highly valued subject at Kendrick School. A significant number of students take English Literature A Level and a good proportion continue to study the subject at prestigious universities.

This position will offer the opportunity to contribute to new innovations and developments in the English Department, in terms of both curriculum design and learning and teaching as the school expands.  The successful candidate will have the opportunity to make a meaningful impact, both within and beyond the classroom.  There is also the potential for an additional responsibility within the department for the right candidate.   

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 pack can be downloaded below or obtained by emailing aemberson@kendrick.reading.sch.uk. Visits to the school are welcome and encouraged. 

English Teacher Application Pack

Application Form

Closing date: 9am Wednesday 2nd February 2022

Interviews: Tuesday 8th February 2022

We reserve the right to close the application process 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

 

French, German and Latin Teacher - for September 2022 

Experienced and Newly Qualified Teachers welcome to apply

At least 0.6 FTE

A qualified and enthusiastic teacher of French, German and Latin is required at this very successful 11-18 girls’ grammar school in the centre of Reading. Kendrick School is a centre of academic excellence with a track record of high performance and achievement. Kendrick School is an expanding school and this is an exciting time to be joining the school with opportunities for professional development within the department and the school as a whole. French, German and Latin are popular subjects at Kendrick School and a significant number of students take the subjects at A Level. A number of students continue to study the subjects at prestigious universities.

The successful applicant needs to be able to teach French, German and Latin at KS3 and KS4. The ability to teach A Level is desirable.

The position would suit a more experienced or a recently qualified teacher who is able to impart passion and enthusiasm for the subject to highly motivated, creative and engaging students. Kendrick School has an excellent track record of developing ECT’s and the successful candidate would be joining supportive and experienced departments.

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 pack can be downloaded below or obtained by emailing aemberson@kendrick.reading.sch.uk. Visits to the school are welcome and encouraged. 

Application Form

French, German and Latin Teacher Application Pack

Closing date:   9am Friday 21st January 2022

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

PE Teacher - for September 2022 

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic, innovative and well qualified Teacher of Physical Education.  Applicants need to be able to teach PE at KS3, GCSE and A Level. This position would suit either an experienced practitioner or an early careers teacher.

Physical education is an important subject in the development of young people. It enables them to develop a wide range of skills including communication, team-work, leadership, analysis, understanding of tactics and strategies, personal endeavour, decision making and knowledge of a wide range of sports. In lessons students are given an understanding of how the body works and the importance of leading a healthy active lifestyle with the aim that they develop a habit of sport for life. We believe that sport is inclusive and there is a sport for everyone and we aim to encourage young people to find that interest and passion and continue this beyond school.

This position will offer the opportunity to contribute to new innovations and developments in the PE Department, in terms of both curriculum design and learning and teaching as the school expands.  The successful candidate will have the opportunity to make a meaningful impact, both within and beyond the classroom. 

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 pack can be downloaded below or obtained by emailing aemberson@kendrick.reading.sch.uk. Visits to the school are welcome and encouraged. 

Application Form

PE Teacher Application Pack

Closing date:   9am Friday 21st January 2022