Our Vacancies


We are delighted that you are interested in working at John Rankin Schools. 


John Rankin is a federation made up of a Nursery and a three form entry Infant school and Junior school situated here in Newbury, Berkshire.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All new employees will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and references will be sought from past employers.


We have the following vacancies available, please click on links for job advert, job description and application form...

   ADVERT - please click on link's below

   Job Description & Application Forms 


  • Maternity Cover - required from January 2024
  • Full Time
  • Closing date: Midday, Friday 29th September 2023

- SENCO Job Description

- Application Form

Early Years Teaching Assistant and Lunchtime Controller

  • Fixed Term until August 2024
  • 32 Hours, 30 minutes per week
  • Monday - Friday, 08:30-15:30
  • Term Time only
  • Closing date: Midday, Thursday, 21st September 2023

- Early Years Teaching Assistant Job Description

- Early Years Lunchtime Controller Job Description

Application Form - Word version

Breakfast Club Playworker

  • up to 3.75 hours per week
  • Monday-Friday, 7.55am-8.40am
  • Term Time only

Breakfast Club Playworker Job Description

Application Form - Word version

Application Form - PDF version

After School Club Playworker

  • Up to 15 hours per week
  • Monday-Friday, 3.00pm-6.00pm
  • Term Time only

After School Club Playworker Job Description

Application Form - Word version

Application Form - PDF version


If you have any further questions or require any more information please contact us at recruitment@jrs.w-berks.sch.uk


Voluntary Work

If you are interested in Volunteering at John Rankin Schools please click on and complete an Application Form.

You can volunteer for things like; assisting in our wrap around care, reading to children, helping on trips

Send application forms for volunteering to recruitment@jrs.w-berks.sch.uk