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.

All applications should be sent to or posted to Amanda Emberson, Administration Manager, Kendrick School, London Road, Reading, RG1 5BN.  Please ensure you send a completed and signed Declaration of Convictions Form with your application. 

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

Mathematics Teacher (for September 2018) 

Newly Qualified Teachers welcome to apply
Full Time
For September 2018

An enthusiastic teacher of Mathematics is required at this very successful 11-18 girls’ grammar school in Reading. Applicants need to be able to teach Mathematics throughout the school. Kendrick School is a centre of academic excellence with a track record of high performance and achievement. The Mathematics Department has benefited from specialist school status and there are large numbers of students who study the subject at A Level with many students going on to study mathematics related subjects at university.

This position would suit 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 a very good track record of developing NQTs and the successful candidate would be joining a supportive and experienced department. There would be opportunities for professional development within the department and the school as a whole.

Kendrick School is a high achieving selective school for girls aged 11 to 18. It is a specialist school in Science, Mathematics and Languages. Over the years Kendrick has built and maintained an impressive record of the highest academic standards and achievements. It is now acknowledged as being amongst the very best state schools in the country. Kendrick is proud of its superb reputation and also the opportunities it affords its students to participate in an all round education where their thirst for knowledge and love of learning is nurtured in a secure and caring environment. Kendrick aims to celebrate and value the traditions of the past and the challenges of the future. The school combines the virtues of a traditional grammar school while confidently embracing modern approaches to teaching, learning, technology, management and leadership.

An Teacher's application form, declaration of convictions form, and pack can be downloaded below or obtained by emailing Visits to the school are welcome.


Technology and Art Technician (for June 2018)

30 hours per week term time plus 1 week during the summer holidays and INSET days as and when required

Scale Point 12-17
Actual Salary £11,776-£12,804 pa (FTE: £17,173-£18,672 pa)

Required for June 2018, an enthusiastic and creative Technology & Art Technician who ideally has equipment and machinery skills, but full training would be given to the right applicant.

As a valued member of staff, your role would involve the preparation of materials and equipment for practical technology and art lessons including CADCAM, Photoshop and iMovie.  In addition the role would involve assisting and supporting the subject leaders of Technology and Art to develop resources for teaching and learning, including classroom displays around the school, undertake routine maintenance and provide administrative assistance.

Kendrick School is a high achieving selective school for girls aged 11 to 18. It is a specialist school in Science, Mathematics and Languages. Technology subjects are taught in KS3 and at GCSE and Art is taught at A Level. These subjects are part of a broad and balanced education offered at Kendrick School and contribute to STEM and Arts related careers and aspirations of the students.

A support staff application form, declaration of convictions form and an application pack can be downloaded below or obtained by contacting Ms Amanda Emberson at the school.

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

Closing date: Sunday 10th June 2018