Kendrick School is a welcoming, inclusive and happy community, with students who are engaging, cooperative and eager to learn. The recent Ofsted report, November 2022 stated: “Pupils’ behaviour is exemplary both in lessons and around the school. They respect and exemplify the values within the school pledge. Pupils love being here. Attendance is high, pupils are punctual, and lessons are free from any low-level disruption”


Benefits of working for us include access to a free 24/7 Employee Assistance Programme, free car parking, a contributory pension scheme, training and development and use of the swimming pool and sporting facilities.

Ofsted report November 2022 "The Kendrick Pledge emphasises friendship, kindness, respect, equality, tolerance and justice, and these values underpin all that the school achieves. Pupils flourish in this exceptionally caring and inclusive learning environment. Secure, trusting relationships between staff and pupils ensure pupils feel very well supported and safe here. In turn, pupils’ excellent behaviour and impeccable manners make Kendrick a very special place to be".


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 read the information on our Safer Recruitment procedures here.

All applications should be sent to or posted to Amanda Emberson-Powney, Administration Manager, Kendrick School, London Road, Reading, RG1 5BN. 

CVs cannot be accepted as a method of application. Visits to the school are welcome.


Please click on the links below for current vacancies:

Teaching Vacancies

Mathematics Teacher for September 2024 - 0.3FTE. Deadline for applications 9am Friday 21st June 2024

Latin Teacher for September 2024 - 0.2FTE. Deadline for applications 9am Friday 21st June 2024

French and German Teacher for September 2024 - 0.5FTE. Deadline for applications 9am Friday 21st June 2024

Support Staff Vacancies

School Caretaker to join August 2024. 37 hours a week. 10am to 6pm. Full time. Deadline for applications 9am 1st July 2024.

Careers Coordinator to join September 2024. 15 hours a week, term time only. Deadline for applications 9am Friday 14th June 2024.

Music and Drama Technician to join September 2024. 10-15 hours a week, term time only. Deadline for applications 9am Friday 21st June 2024.