WORK FOR US OVERVIEW
Queen Anne’s School is a happy and exciting place to work, where every member of the school team is valued. We aim to recruit the highest calibre of staff through all areas of the school. Queen Anne’s School is a community and all staff work with a professional, committed and enthusiastic attitude. In return, we will provide opportunities for personal and career development by investing in training and support both befitting the individual and whole school.
The campus is located in beautiful 35 acre grounds with good transport links and within easy walking distance of Reading Station, shops and restaurants . All staff have the opportunity to use the swimming pool, gym and a great choice of catering facilities.
We offer a number of staff benefits including a discounted gym membership, an on-site cafe (with fantastic coffee!), pension scheme and occupational health service.
To apply for any current vacancies, please click the ‘Apply Now’ button on the appropriate job posting. To request a Word version of an application form, please email firstname.lastname@example.org (an application form is a Safer Recruitment requirement at Queen Anne’s).
In addition, we also require a covering letter detailing the reasons for your application and your suitability for the post. 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. Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).
PLEASE SEE ALL CURRENT VACANCIES BELOW.
Teacher of PE with Lacrosse Specialism
Required for September 2020
We are seeking to appoint a qualified, enthusiastic and inspirational Teacher of PE.
The successful candidate will be an experienced lacrosse player and capable of taking senior lacrosse teams to the next level.In addition, it would be advantageous if they were able to contribute to any of the following;
• teach netball and take teams across a broad ability range
• expertise in other sports like tennis, athletics or swimming a bonus
• enthusiasm to deliver academic PE at GCSE and/or A level
The successful candidate will be expected to;
• develop excellence within their teaching and inspire the pupils
• be committed to promoting PE as a subject across the whole school
• be instrumental in maintaining a happy and safe environment whilst stretching pupils to their full potential
• be committed to a boarding and day school ethos
Deadline for applications: Tuesday 10 December 2019
Full Time – Term Time
Required for January/February 2020
We are seeking to appoint a highly capable Admissions Assistant who will ideally already have experience or a strong interest in this field. The successful candidate will work within the Admissions team, led by the Registrar. The working hours will be 9am – 5pm but with a flexible attitude and a willingness to work weekends and evenings at key identifiable points in the Admissions year.
The successful candidate will be confident, organised and have meticulous attention to detail. A high level of written skills and IT knowledge in addition to being a team player with a warm, welcoming personality is essential.
Deadline for applications: Friday 10 January 2020
Visiting Music Tutor – Brass
This position would suit a professional or aspiring professional musician who will help raise the profile of the school through their work, locally, nationally, or internationally, with a range of specialist skills, who will pass on their enthusiasm and enjoyment of music, as well as help students with their coursework and projects. The work of the tutor is specifically to identify the girls current levels of skills, to work to the standards required and to inspire all the girls to achieve the best that they can. All lessons are on an individual basis but in some cases work with other groups of girls and tutors is encouraged for more breadth of knowledge and experience.
The successful candidate will:
- develop excellence within their teaching and inspire the girls
- be committed to promoting Music as a subject across the whole school
- be instrumental in maintaining a happy and safe environment whilst stretching girls to their full potential
- be committed to a boarding and day school ethos
Deadline for applications: Applications considered on receipt
Required for January 2020
We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and self-motivated cleaner and laundry operative to join the team.
The successful candidate will be expected to work 25 hours per week, based 5 hours each day, Monday to Friday 0830 – 1330 (0800 or 0900 start time also considered. The position is a term time contract plus additional weeks (37 weeks a year).
Deadline for applications: Friday 17 January 2020