• Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    7 May 2021 at 12:00am

  • Date listed

    23 April 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher, Suitable for NQTs
Working pattern
Will consider full-time, part-time
Contract type

Job summary

Experienced and Newly Qualified Teachers welcome to apply
0.7 FTE up to full time

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 newly qualified teacher. Kendrick School has a very good track record of developing NQTs 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 a leadership role for the right candidate. The ability to teach another subject would be advantageous.

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.

Closing date: Friday 7th May 2021 (midnight)
Interviews: week commencing 10th May 2021

Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Education phase
School size
753 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report

About Kendrick School

Kendrick School is an 11-18 selective girls’ school with academy status situated in the centre of Reading. has impressive record highest academic standards and achievements acknowledged as being one very best state schools country; it a excellence for education outstanding school. Year on year been top 5% country terms progress students between KS2 KS4, using Progress 8 measure.

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 location

London Road, Reading, Berkshire, RG1 5BN

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