Kendrick School
January 29, 2021
Job Type
Short Summary
We seek a Cover Assistant who is enthusiastic with good communication and interpersonal skills
£19,698 pa, pro rata, (£12,750 pa, actual)
Working Pattern
28 hours per week, term time only plus INSET days as required
Closing Date
March 01, 2021
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Must be able to work flexibly, 8am - 3.30pm, Monday - Friday

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 interpersonal 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 computer literate 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.

CVs cannot be accepted as a method of application.

Closing date: Noon, Friday 12 February 2021. Interviews will take place in mid-February 2021. Due to the COVID-19 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.

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 and Barring Service. Kendrick School is an Equal Opportunity employer.

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