Current Vacancies

Padworth College is committed to ensuring the safety and welfare of students and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants for any post at the College must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including reference checks with previous employers and an enhanced criminal record check via the Disclosure & Barring Service.

Padworth College is always happy to hear from teaching or boarding professionals who are interested in joining our qualified and dynamic team. If you are interested in a full-time position, or would like to be part of our pool of part-time or cover teaching staff, please email details of your qualifications and experience in a letter expressing your interest.

Should you have any queries about any of the Job Opportunities listed below, please contact Charlie Freer on +44 (0) 118 983 2644. Completed Application Forms and letters of interest should be sent to: recruitment@padworth.com

Current Vacancies

Teacher of Economics and Business Studies (Part-Time)

We seek a graduate to teach GCSE and A Level Economics and Business Studies.  NQTs are welcome to apply.  A firm commitment to working in a busy independent boarding school is essential.

We are an all inclusive, welcoming private college, with a high proportion of international students, that requires the assistance of a Teacher of Economics and Business Studies to add to the teaching staff.  We offer small classes sizes, delivered in a tutorial style and a teaching environment where the students are willing to learn and provide for an all-round enjoyable teaching experience.

The ideal applicant will be required to teach GCSE and A Level (Key Stage 5) Economics and Business Studies.

The successful applicant will be offered a part–time (16 hours per week) contract with commencement to begin in January 2022. This is a 6-month contract with the possibility of becoming permanent

Duties/Responsibilities

  1. Provide high quality teaching to create a vibrant and distinctive culture for learning for young people.
  2. Ensure all our students are able to thrive and engage in both academic and vocational learning to achieve above and beyond their highest potential whilst developing personal and employability skills.
  3. Plan and execute a diverse programme that meets individual learner needs.
  4. Assess, record and report on the attendance, progress, development and attainment of students whilst keeping electronic records as required.
  5. Ensure a high-quality learning experience for students, which meet both internal and external quality standards.
  6. Prepare and regularly update subject materials.
  7. Use a variety of delivery methods, which will stimulate learning appropriate to student needs and demands of the syllabus.
  8. Maintain discipline in accordance with college procedures, and encourage good practice with regard to punctuality, behaviour, standards of work and independent learning.
  9. Support and motivate students to allow them to grow and enhance their own skills.
  10. Ensure a safe, secure and healthy environment for students.

 

For further details about the position please visit our website: https://www.padworth.com/about-us/vacancies/

Completed Application Forms, and a covering letter should be returned by 3 December 2021 to recruitment@padworth.com.  CVs without an Application Form will not be accepted.  Interviews will be held as soon as possible thereafter.

Early applications are encouraged and we reserve the right to offer the post at any stage in the appointment process or not to offer the post.

Padworth College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people so the post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Teacher of Economics and Business Studies Advert

Teacher of Economics and Business Studies Job Description

Teacher of Chemistry

Padworth College, a co-educational boarding and day school for international and British students aged 14-19 years, is seeking to appoint a Teacher of Chemistry.

We seek a graduate to teach IGCSE, A Level and Foundation level Chemistry. The ability to teach another subject is desirable.  NQTs are welcome to apply.  A firm commitment to working in a busy independent boarding school is essential.

We are an all inclusive, welcoming private college, with a high proportion of international students that requires the assistance of a first rate Chemist to add to the teaching staff. We offer small classes sizes, delivered in a tutorial style and a teaching environment where the students are willing to learn and provide for an all-round enjoyable teaching experience.

The ideal applicant will be required to teach IGCSE, A Level and Foundation level.  We require the applicant to be proficient in all aspects of the course for Chemistry.

The successful applicant will be offered a full time, temporary contract with commencement to begin in January 2022.

Duties/Responsibilities

  • Provide high quality teaching to create a vibrant and distinctive culture for learning for young people.
  • Ensure all our students are able to thrive and engage in both academic and vocational learning to achieve above and beyond their highest potential, whilst developing personal and employability skills.
  • Plan and execute a diverse programme that meets individual learner needs within Chemistry.
  • Assess, record and report on the attendance, progress, development and attainment of students whilst keeping electronic records as required.
  • Ensure a high quality learning experience for students, which meet both internal and external quality standards.
  • Prepare and regularly update subject materials.
  • Use a variety of delivery methods, which will stimulate learning appropriate to student needs and demands of the syllabus.
  • Maintain discipline in accordance with the college procedures, and encourage good practice with regard to punctuality, behaviour, standards of work and independent learning.
  • Support and motivate students to allow them to grow and enhance their own skills.
  • Ensure a safe, secure and healthy environment for students.

For further details about the position please see our website: https://www.padworth.com/about-us/vacancies/

Completed Application Forms, and a covering letter should be returned as soon as possible to recruitment@padworth.com

CVs without an Application Form will not be accepted. Interviews will be held as soon as possible.

Early applications are encouraged, as we reserve the right to offer the post at any stage in the appointment process or not to offer the post.

All College staff are expected to:

  • Support and contribute to the College’s responsibility for safeguarding students.
  • Work towards and support the College vision and objectives.
  • Carry out the work of the College to the best of their ability, displaying initiative and enthusiasm.
  • Support colleagues and their work.

Padworth College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, so the post is subject to an enhanced DBS Check.

Teacher Of Chemistry Advert November 2021

Teacher Of Chemistry Job Description November 2021

Teacher Of Chemistry Person Specification April 2020

Boarding Tutor

We seek a responsible, patient and compassionate individual with a good sense of humour to join our boarding team. A firm commitment to working in a busy independent boarding and day school is required. Willingness to get involved in all aspects of school life is essential, including evenings and weekends. The ability to teach an academic subject is desirable, but not essential.

The role would suit those considering a career in education, having perhaps had some relevant or other experience working in teams. It offers variety and the successful applicant will learn how to deal with many different situations and eventualities relating to pastoral care, developing initiative in the process. The role provides good preparation for those considering a career in pastoral care or teaching.

For full details and an Application Form, please contact us by emailing jobs@padworth.com or by post at Padworth College, Padworth, Reading, Berkshire, RG7 4NR.

Completed Application Forms should be returned to jobs@padworth.com together with a covering letter. CVs without an Application Form will not be accepted.

Padworth College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to appropriate vetting procedures and a satisfactory Enhanced DBS with Barred List check.

Boarding House Tutor Job Description

Boarding Tutor Advert

Application Form

Application Form (PDF version)

Senior Boarding Tutor

We seek a responsible, patient and compassionate individual with a good sense of humour to join our boarding team. A firm commitment to working in a busy independent boarding and day school is required. Willingness to get involved in all aspects of school life is essential, including evenings and weekends. The ability to teach an academic subject is desirable, but not essential.

The role would suit those considering a career in education, having perhaps had some relevant or other experience working in teams. It offers variety and the successful applicant will learn how to deal with many different situations and eventualities relating to pastoral care, developing initiative in the process. The role provides good preparation for those considering a career in pastoral care or teaching.

For full details and an Application Form, please contact us by emailing jobs@padworth.com or by post at Padworth College, Padworth, Reading, Berkshire, RG7 4NR.

Completed Application Forms should be returned to jobs@padworth.com together with a covering letter. CVs without an Application Form will not be accepted.

Padworth College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to appropriate vetting procedures and a satisfactory Enhanced DBS with Barred List check.

Senior Boarding Tutor Job Description

Senior Boarding Tutor Person Specification

Application Form

Application Form (PDF version)