About the role

We are seeking to appoint a proactive and enthusiastic technician who will provide effective support for the teaching staff in Science and adopt a flexible style in order to tackle a range of routine duties in Technology and Art Departments.

The successful candidate will have strong organisational and planning skills, with the ability to work calmly and effectively under pressure, with the appropriate experience, knowledge and skills to
provide support in Science (KS3, KS4 & KS5).

Key Information

  • Application Deadline: 8am, Friday 27 March 2020
  • Interviews: 1 April 2020
  • Starting Date: As soon as possible
  • Full or Part Time: Full time, 37 hours per week
  • Pay Range: BP2, point 11-15 £19,076-£21,428 per annum pro-rata (£16,178-£18,173 actual salary)

Download Full Job Spec

Science Technician Job Booklet

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How to Apply

To apply for this post, please complete the application form and a letter supporting your application. In your letter you should:
1. State your reasons for applying for this post
2. Outline the experiences that you believe have prepared you for this post
3. Describe the skills and strengths that you will bring to the school, paying particular attention to the person specification within the job booklet.

About the Person

We are looking for the right person to fill this vacancy; you are looking for the right school to work in. The characteristics that we are looking for include:

◊ Education to Level 2 or above (or equivalent), including a Science qualification
◊ Confident user of ICT
◊ Be an excellent communicator and have an excellent level of oral and written skills
◊ Extremely well-organised with an ability to multi-task
◊ Ability to work well as a member of a team
◊ Strong organisational and time-management skills
◊ Proactive and able to use initiative
◊ A shared approach to problem-solving and achieving goals
◊ Innovation, identifying alternative ways to resolve issues, improve standards and procedures
◊ Ability to manage a high level of confidentiality
◊ Self-motivated and hard working
◊ Able to work effectively and calmly under pressure
◊ Evidence of good relationships with young people and adults