Form Teacher, Reading, Berkshire

Closing date:

The Abbey School ReadingReading, Berkshire

Date posted:
Start date: 1 September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: The Abbey offers competitive salaries
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

The Abbey Junior School – Form Teacher 

Full-time, 1 year fixed term (with possible option to extend) 

From 1 September 2018 

Salary and Benefits

  • The Abbey School offers      competitive salaries. 
  • Teachers are members of the      State Teachers’ Pension Scheme.
  • Lunch is provided.
  • Staff fee concession is available to employees’      daughters subject to conditions. 

We are looking for a colleague to join us as a Form Teacher, based initially in one of our Reception classes. This would particularly suit an NQT or recently qualified teacher to whom tailored support would be given. 

This post would suit a dynamic and experienced teacher with a secure knowledge of the primary curriculum. A firm commitment to helping our girls to grow in confidence, skills and knowledge within a caring, nurturing environment is essential. This is an exciting opportunity for a dedicated and energetic teacher, with excellent classroom practice and high expectations. The successful candidate will need to be a self-aware, reflective and caring professional with high expectations of pupil attainment and be able to form excellent relationships with parents, pupils and colleagues. Experience of the independent sector would be an advantage.

To find out more about our lively and well resourced school and for a full job description and an application form, please visit our website: Interviews will only be arranged following our receipt of a completed application form. 

Interviews to be held:   As soon as you are shortlisted. 

For enquires please contact: 

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check.

Job location

More about The Abbey School Reading
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Denomination: Christian
Address: 17 Kendrick Road, Reading, Berkshire, RG1 5DZ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 118 9872256
employer gallery photo 0
employer gallery photo 1
employer gallery photo 2
employer gallery photo 3
employer gallery photo 4
employer gallery photo 5
employer gallery photo 6
employer gallery photo 7
employer gallery photo 8
employer gallery photo 9
employer gallery photo 10
employer gallery photo 11
employer gallery photo 12
employer gallery photo 13
employer gallery photo 14
employer gallery photo 15
employer gallery photo 16
employer gallery photo 17
employer gallery photo 18
employer gallery photo 19

The Abbey School is an independent, all-through day school for girls in Reading, Berkshire. There are around 1,105 girls on the school roll, between the ages of 3 and 18. 

The Abbey School was founded in 1887 and moved to its current site in 190...