Primary (Inc. Nursery) Vacancies — Other by Area

Reading - Maintained, Academy and Free Schools

Geoffrey Field Junior School

Geoffrey Field Infant

‘All learning together’

Exbourne Road, Reading, RG2 8RH
Tel: 0118 937 5475
Email: bursar@geoffreyfield-jun.reading.sch.uk
www.geoffreyfieldjuniorschool.co.uk
Head Teacher: Miss Shelly Hancock

KS2 Classroom Teacher

Full-Time, Permanent • Required for September 2018


Geoffrey Field Junior School (GFJS) is a well-established school at the heart of the local community with a reputation for leading innovation and working well with others in order to provide the best quality of education.

We are looking for a highly motivated classroom teacher committed to the highest standards and with the ability to inspire children of all abilities.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate their energy, enthusiasm and creativity as well as their passion for teaching and learning.

We are keen to hear both from NQTs and those with a range of experience.

We offer:

  • A dedicated, skilled and enthusiastic staff who are keen to develop their practice
  • Warm and friendly children who love their school and want to learn
  • A supportive and welcoming community
  • A highly skilled, full time teaching assistant with every teacher
  • Our commitment to your development

The school has a strong and positive ethos and is highly valued by our families and staff. If you want to contribute to that ethos and have the capacity to grow and develop in your role then we would love to hear from you. Visits are warmly welcomed.

Applications will be reviewed as received, and interviews arranged accordingly.

To arrange a visit or to request an application pack, please contact the school by phone or email.

Completed application forms should be returned to: bursar@geoffreyfield-jun.reading.sch.uk

Please do not send a CV, as for the purposes of Equal Opportunities we can only accept Reading Borough Council application forms.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service will be sought from the successful candidate.

The Kennet Federation

          Southcote Primary                                         katesgrove primary

Southcote Primary School                       Katesgrove Primary School

Silchester Road, Southcote,                                                Dorothy Street, Katesgrove,
Reading RG30 3EJ                                                                   Reading, Berks RG1 2NL
Tel:0118 9375533                                                                           Tel:0118 9375490
Email: bursar@southcote.reading.sch.uk          Email: admin@katesgrove.reading.sch.uk
www.southcoteprimary.co.uk                                 www.katesgroveprimaryschool.co.uk

Our friendly expanding schools are looking to appoint the following staff.
We have a lovely, hardworking team of staff and delightful pupils
who deserve the best people working with them.

Full-time/Part-time Teachers

Required for both schools
EYFS/KS1/KS2 depending on experience
Permanent and temporary posts available
Job shares considered • Required for September 2018


We are looking for enthusiastic experienced teachers or NQTs to join our friendly supportive teams.

At both schools we can offer:

  • An opportunity to work alongside a new energetic team
  • Guaranteed PPA time with your team and subject lead and assessment time weekly
  • Enthusiastic and friendly children
  • Supportive and caring staff
  • Benefit of working across the Federation

Southcote Primary School:
“Pupils really enjoy being part of the community and they are complimentary
about the effective support they receive from staff.”
Ofsted 2017

Katesgrove Primary School:
“Pupils want to come to school to learn, and families know that once
their children are at school, they are safe, nurtured and well educated.”
Ofsted 2017

If any further information is required please contact the schools on the details above.

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed.

Application packs for both schools can be downloaded from the individual websites. Alternatively, please email the school office using the above emails for an application pack.

Closing date: 9.00am, 29 June 2018.
Interviews upon receipt (during the interview process candidates will be requested to teach for a short time slot).

Our schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The appointment will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check, appropriate references and health clearance.

E.P. Collier Primary SchoolE.P. Collier Primary

Ross Road, Reading, Berkshire RG1 8DZ
Telephone: (0118) 937 5470
Email: admin@epcollier.reading.sch.uk
Website: www.epcollier.reading.sch.uk

KS1 & KS2 Class Teachers

Full time • Permanent positions
£7,200 accommodation allowance
Required for September 2018
Ref: EPC 09/18


Come and join us and you may qualify for an accommodation allowance
of up to £7,200 over three years!

The Governors, staff and children of EP Collier Primary School are looking to appoint inspirational and enthusiastic class teachers who share our core values.

E.P. Collier Primary School is a welcoming, vibrant and inclusive community school in the heart of Reading with aspirational and exciting plans for the next few years. We have recently completed an extensive expansion and remodelling programme which allows us to offer a modern, high-quality learning environment.

Ofsted recently commented (November 2017),
‘This school continues to be good…
you are highly ambitious to provide the best for your pupils…
pupils learn in a calm and highly supportive environment.
They behave well and are polite and courteous.’

We are passionate about professional development, a view which is shared by our strong and supportive team of talented staff and governors, and we regularly collaborate with other local schools to provide further opportunities for sharing good practice. If you have the qualities needed to inspire and challenge all pupils to achieve the very best we would love to hear from you.

Applications are invited from teachers with QTS, including experienced and newly qualified teachers. An accommodation allowance of up to £7,200 over three years may be available for successful candidates whose home address is over 50 miles away.

Visits are warmly welcomed. To arrange an appointment or request an application pack please contact the school by email admin@epcollier.reading.sch.uk or visit our school website www.epcollier.reading.sch.uk for further information.

Please do not send a CV, for the purposes of equal opportunities we can only accept Reading Borough Council application forms.

Closing date: Noon, Friday 29 June 2018
Please note that all applications will be considered upon receipt and interviews may take place prior to closing date, therefore an early application is recommended.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An Enhanced DBS check will be sought from the successful candidate.

The Hill Primary SchoolThe Hill Primary

Peppard Road, Caversham, Reading RG4 8TU
Tel: 0118 937 5560 • Fax: 0118 937 5559
Email: officemanager@hill.reading.sch.uk

KS2 Class Teacher (Year 5)

Full time • Maternity cover
Required for September 2018


An exciting opportunity has arisen at our very popular and successful school. We seek to appoint a highly motivated, caring and creative professional to join our team.

Applications are invited from experienced class teachers and NQTs.

We can offer:

  • fantastic opportunities for creative learning through our extensive outdoor provision.
  • responsive learners, who are well behaved, enthusiastic and extremely polite children.
  • strong support from parents, governors and the community.
  • a talented and supportive staff team.
  • a commitment to offer opportunities to develop your career.

We are looking for an excellent practitioner who:

  • has a passion for inspiring children to learn.
  • has a proven track record of securing and maintaining high standards and excellent progress.
  • is committed to working as part of the team and school community.
  • is reflective in their practice and committed to continual improvement.

You are very welcome to come and visit to see the school in action.

Please contact our Office Manager, Elaine Phillips to arrange an appointment.

Further details and an application pack are available from our website www.hill.reading.sch.uk or by email request to officemanager@hill.reading.sch.uk

Closing date: Noon, Monday 25th June 2018
Interviews: Friday 29th June 2018

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff
and volunteers to share this commitment. An Enhanced DBS Disclosure will be sought from the successful candidate.


Equal opportunities for all.

Oxford Road Community

A career at Oxford Road Community School...
a future working with extraordinary children
within an exceptional team willing to go the extra mile.
If you are “extraordinary” and want to make a difference – we want to hear from you.

#BeTheDifference

The difference between ordinary and extraordinary is just that little “extra”.

KS1 or KS2 Teacher

One year fixed term contract with potential to become permanent
Required from September 2018
The difference between ordinary and extraordinary is just that little “extra”


Oxford Road is a happy, vibrant and dynamic school. Our vision is to create an environment that is purposeful, inclusive and engaging at the heart of our culturally rich and diverse community. Oxford Road is a place where children grow into resourceful, independent learners, a school where pupils develop a thirst for learning which will stay with them throughout their lives. We are looking for talented and ambitious staff who are dedicated to helping our pupils reach their full potential. You need to be an innovative practitioner with a passion for achieving outstanding outcomes for all.

If this sounds like you, we would love to invite you to meet our amazing pupils and staff.

What can we offer you?

  • A track record of attracting, nurturing and growing talent.
  • A tried and tested, highly successful NQT induction programme.
  • Approachable and supportive leadership.
  • Opportunities to work collaboratively with other primary schools.
  • Personalised CPD opportunities.

Applications from experienced teachers and NQTs are welcomed.

Visits to the school are actively encouraged. To arrange a visit, or if you require any further information, please contact the School Office on 0118 937 5511.

Application forms and supporting information can be downloaded from our website at www.oxfordroad.reading.sch.uk

We would prefer applications to be submitted electronically but if this is not possible please contact us.

For the purposes of equal opportunities we can only accept Reading Borough Council application forms so please do not send a CV.

We wish to make an appointment as soon as possible and will consider applications upon receipt, therefore candidates are encouraged to apply straight away.

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. A fully enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service Check is required.


Oxford Road Community School
146 Oxford Road, Reading RG1 7PJ
Tel: 0118 937 5511 • Fax: 0118 937 5513
Email: admin@oxfordroad.reading.sch.uk
Headteacher: Claire Hurst

Wilson primary

Wilson Primary School

KS2 Teacher

Required from September 2018


Wilson Primary is recruiting for a KS2 teacher for September 2018.

We are a happy, creative and child centred school and we are looking for a talented teacher to join our team. This role would suit an NQT or experienced teacher.

We can offer you:

  • dedicated and supportive staff
  • a positive, caring and forward thinking atmosphere
  • work life balance and staff wellbeing initiatives
  • supportive parents and governors
  • an active role in contributing to the shared vision of the school
  • opportunities for self-development
  • an empowering NQT induction programme.

Are you?

  • highly motivated and hardworking
  • committed to high quality learning and able to promote high standards of pupil achievement
  • creative and have a sense of humour
  • a positive person who can work as part of a dedicated team
  • able to offer commitment to the life of our school community.

Visits to the school are encouraged and welcomed.

Further information regarding this position can be found on the school website www.wilsonprimary.co.uk/vacancies.html

To apply, please download an application form from the website. Completed forms must be received by the closing date.

Please do not send a CV. For the purposes of Equal Opportunities we can only accept Reading Borough Council application forms.

We wish to make an appointment as soon as possible and will consider applications upon receipt, therefore candidates are encouraged to apply straight away.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This position requires an enhanced DBS check. This post is exempt from section 4(2) of the rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.


Wilson Primary School, Reading
Wilson Road, Reading, Berkshire RG30 2RW
T: 0118 937 5573

Micklands Primary SchoolMicklands Primary

Micklands Road, Caversham, Reading, Berkshire RG4 6LU
T 0118 9375500
Email: admin@micklands.reading.sch.uk
Headteacher: Mr Mark Frost

KS1/KS2 Teacher

1.0 FTE – Main Pay Scale
From September 2018


OFSTED overall judgement GOOD

We are looking for a teacher to join our dedicated and hardworking team at our established and popular school. As a school we put our children at the centre of everything we do.

The successful candidate will make a valuable contribution to the provision of high quality learning and teaching and will be a role model for the school community, maintaining high levels of pupil achievement and helping to create a positive learning environment. We will expect you to demonstrate your passion for teaching through the rich learning experiences you provide for our pupils. In return, you will join a supportive, inclusive and aspirational team, benefiting from clear leadership, CPD opportunities and potential for career progression.

We encourage you to come and visit the school and see for yourself what an inviting environment we have to offer.

For an application pack, please contact Bernie Rapson, our Office Manager, by email to brapson@micklands.reading.sch.uk or visit our school website www.micklands.reading.sch.uk

Please do not submit a CV, as for the purpose of Equal Opportunities, we can only accept Reading Borough Council application forms.

Closing date for appplications: Friday, 29th June 2018 at 12 noon
Interviews: Thursday, 5th July 2018

Please note that applications will be considered upon receipt and interviews may take place prior to the closing date. Therefore, an early application is recommended.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff to share that commitment. Successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.


www.micklands.reading.sch.uk

Cranbury College

Lead Teacher for IT and Computing

UPS plus TLR and SEN 1 • Permanent or secondment
Required for September 2018


Do you enjoy the challenge of working with vulnerable children?

Cranbury College is a complex, multi-site organisation which includes a Primary Site, KS4 Site – Futures, KS3 Site – Pathways, Post 16 Site – Vision. We have an Outreach Behaviour Support Team, offer medical tuition and have a Hospital Teaching service.

You will have the enthusiasm and expertise to teach children who are facing emotional, social and behavioural difficulties. You will have a proven record of delivering high quality teaching and learning and be a creative and innovative practitioner who has the ability to inspire and motivate students to achieve their full potential. You will possess very high levels of personal resilience and a deep commitment to vulnerable children and families.

Suitable for either a current Head of Department wanting to work in an alternative curriculum environment or an ambitious teacher keen to take a step into middle leadership.

Please see our website: www.cranburycollege.reading.sch.uk

We welcome informal discussions and a visit to Cranbury College prior to application. Please contact Mandy Wilton on 0118 937 6848 or email econroy@cranburycollege.reading.sch.uk for an application and declaration form.

Please do not send a CV: for the purposes of equal opportunities.

An Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check will be sought from the successful candidate.


www.cranburycollege.reading.sch.uk
T: 0118 937 6847
Cranbury Road, Reading.RG30 2TS

Civitas logoCivitas Academy (REAch2 Academy Trust)

90a, Great Knollys Street, Reading, Berkshire RG1 7HL
Executive Headteacher: Mrs S Ducker

Great Teacher Needed

MPS or UPS • Full-time • Permanent
Suitable for NQTs or experienced teachers
Required for September 2018 or earlier


If you really want to make a difference, then we need YOU!

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a growing new school. We have amazing facilities, a good team ethos and all within a 5 minute walk from the centre of Reading.

Civitas Academy is part of the REAch2 family of Schools in Reading. We are looking for an enthusiastic and innovative teacher to join our collaborative and growing Academy team.

We need:

  • A Teacher with high expectations of all pupils, who can engage and inspire the learning behaviours that will support all in achieving their best.

We can offer you:

  • A Leadership Team dedicated to helping you develop an outstanding career and balanced life.
  • Exciting, accelerated leadership development and early promotion opportunities for the right candidates across the Trust.
  • The chance to work with a fantastic team, with the best possible opportunities to share ideas, planning, assessment etc.
  • The chance to use/develop personal curriculum strengths.
  • An excellent CPD training programme.
  • A dynamic, creative staff, dedicated to achieving whole-school improvement and building lifelong friendships.
  • Appreciative, well-behaved and enthusiastic pupils.
  • Enthusiastic and proactive parents.
  • The chance to bring your own strengths to the school and make a difference.

Founded in 2012, REAch2 Academy Trust is the largest primary-only academy trust in the country. It is a growing charitable organisation currently supporting over 55 primary academies across England, including three schools in Reading. We work as a team to deliver exceptional learning opportunities for all pupils in REAch2.

We would ONLY like to hear from great teachers with a genuine commitment to improving the life chances of the children they teach. Give us a call if you’re interested – it really is as exciting as it sounds! Visits to our school are warmly encouraged and can be arranged at your convenience – you need to meet our brilliant children!

If you wish to discuss the roles further, then please contact the Head of School, Mark Wieder, on 0118 467 6720. For application forms, please email finance@civitasacademy.co.uk.

Applications are considered on receipt and interviews will follow shortly afterwards for shortlisted candidates. Our Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An Enhanced DBS check will be sought from the successful candidates.Save

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The Kennet Federation

          Southcote Primary                                         katesgrove primary

Southcote Primary School                       Katesgrove Primary School

Silchester Road, Southcote,                                                Dorothy Street, Katesgrove,
Reading, Berks RG30 3EJ                                                        Reading, Berks RG1 2NL
Tel:0118 9375533                                                                           Tel:0118 9375490
Email: bursar@southcote.reading.sch.uk          Email: admin@katesgrove.reading.sch.uk
www.southcoteprimary.co.uk                                 www.katesgroveprimaryschool.co.uk

SENDCO

Required as soon as possible


We are looking for a part-time SENDCO to further develop SEN within the Federation and join our highly committed team. The candidate should be an advocate for special needs children and their families.

Candidates should have:

  • A good sense of humour!
  • Qualified Teacher status with three or more years teaching experience
  • The National Award for SEN Co-ordination or desire to work towards
  • Experience of working with children with Special Needs
  • Knowledge of the SEND Code of Practice
  • Experience of writing successful EHCP applications
  • The ability to support staff in developing their knowledge and expertise in working with SEN children
  • To work effectively with the Headteacher, Inclusion Leader and SLT to achieve improved outcomes for children
  • Good communication skills and an ability to work within a team
  • The necessary communication skills to liaise with a variety of external agencies.

We can offer you:

  • A supportive team
  • A positive working environment
  • Full training
  • Highly motivated/supportive SEN team
  • Flexible working hours to suit family life
  • An immediate start.

Southcote Primary School:
“Pupils really enjoy being part of the community
and they are complimentary about the effective support
they receive from staff.” Ofsted 2017

Katesgrove Primary School:
“Pupils want to come to school to learn, and families know
that once their children are at school, they are safe,
nurtured and well educated.” Ofsted 2017

Visits to the schools are warmly welcomed.

Application packs for both schools can be downloaded from the individual websites. Alternatively, please email the school office for an application pack using the above emails.

Closing date 29 June 2018
Interviews upon receipt of application

Our schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The appointment will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check, appropriate references and health clearance

New Christ Church CE Primary SchoolNew Christ Church

Milman Road, Reading. RG2 0AY
Tel : 0118 937 5437   Fax :0118 9375438
www.newchristchurch.reading.sch.uk
www.berkshireschoolstrust.org
Acting Headteacher: Mrs Ali Crooks

EYFS and Y2 Teachers

Required for September 2018
Potential Middle Leadership opportunity for the right candidate (TLR2)
Employer: Berkshire Schools Trust
Working Pattern: Full Time, Permanent
Salary: MPS, Potential TLR2
DBS Check: Enhanced
Location: Reading


Two excellent teaching opportunities!

“We aim to provide a nurturing environment, based on Christian values,
where all individuals are treated with fairness, respect and equality.”

We are a one-form entry Church of England School just south of Reading town centre. We are part of the Berkshire Schools Trust with 2 other primary schools locally. We also work with other local schools as part of the Whitley Excellence Cluster.

We have two fantastic opportunities for an aspiring Year 2 class teacher and an Early Years Specialist to join our friendly and supportive team.

If you are passionate about giving the youngest children the very best start to their school life, we would love to receive your application.

We can offer you…

  • the chance to learn and grow professionally in a supportive community
  • a happy, diverse and vibrant community that welcomes those of all faiths and none
  • a school that is passionate about creativity and enjoyment in learning
  • children who love coming to school and are keen to learn

You should be:

  • a qualified teacher (NQTs welcome to apply)
  • a life-long learner and a team player
  • an enthusiastic, inspirational and innovative teacher
  • committed to helping every child to succeed
  • keen to share in and support our distinctive and inclusive ethos

You should have:

  • high expectations of learning, achievement and behaviour
  • a track record of good and excellent teaching
  • a sense of fun

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed. To arrange a visit please call 0118 9375437 or email admin@newchristchurch.reading.sch.uk

Closing date: 28th June 12:00 noon
Interviews: 4th and 5th July 2018

Applications will be considered upon receipt.

How to apply: Please request an application form from: hradvisor@berkshireschoolstrust.org

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced check by the Disclosure and Barring Service will be sought for the successful candidate.

Ranikhet Academy logoRanikhet Academy

Spey Road, Reading RG30 4ED
Tel: 0118 937 5520   Fax: 0118 937 5522
Email: admin@ranikhet.reading.sch.uk

Teachers EYFS and KS1

Required from September 2018
MPS Full time


We are a rapidly improving school who need experienced teachers to make a significant contribution to our journey to good. An opportunity to be part of shaping the future of an ever evolving school.

We are looking for a teacher who:

  • has had a successful career to date
  • has high expectations of learning, achievement and behaviour
  • is able to work in an environment of change

We can offer:

  • A Leadership Team dedicated to helping you develop an outstanding career and balanced life.
  • Exciting, accelerated leadership development and early promotion opportunities for the right candidates across the Trust.
  • The chance to work with a fantastic team, with the best possible opportunities to share ideas, planning, assessment etc.
  • The chance to use/develop personal curriculum strengths.
  • An excellent CPD training programme.
  • A dynamic, creative staff, dedicated to achieving whole-school improvement and building lifelong friendships.
  • Appreciative, well-behaved and enthusiastic pupils.
  • Enthusiastic and proactive parents.
  • The chance to bring your own strengths to the school and make a difference.

About REAch2:
Founded in 2012, REAch2 Academy Trust is the largest primary-only academy trust in the country. It is a growing charitable organisation currently supporting over 55 primary academies across England, including 3 in Reading.

REAch2 is a family connected by a common desire to learn from each other, share experiences and be mutually supportive across the entire academy community. We work as a team to deliver exceptional learning opportunities for all pupils in REAch2.

Application forms and details are available via the school website at: www.ranikhetacademy.co.uk

School visits welcome please telephone: 0118 937 5520.

Closing date for applications: Midday, Monday 25th June 2018
Interviews to be arranged at a mutually convenient time

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to all necessary preemployment checks, including: an enhanced DBS; Prohibition check; Childcare Disqualification (where applicable); qualifications (where applicable); medical fitness; identity and right to work. All applicants will be required to provide two suitable references.


REAch2 Academy Trust, Company Number: 8452281, Registered in England and Wales;
Registered Address: Scientia Academy, Mona Road, Burton Upon Trent,
Staffordshire, DE13 0UF