Science Technician

Cheddar, Somerset
£18,426 - £19,171 per annum, pro rata
30 Sep 2019
14 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Science Technician

32.5 hours per week – Term Time only

Monday – Friday 8.30 am – 3.30 pm, with a half hour unpaid lunch break each day

Grade 14 £18,426 - £19,171 per annum, pro rata

Actual starting salary £13386

Required – December 2019

We are looking for an enthusiastic Science Technician, to support the Science Faculty in the preparation of materials and equipment for Science lessons. You will provide assistance to teachers and students during practical tasks, maintain stock and arrange maintenance of equipment and general administrative tasks relevant to the department. Ideally you will have a science background, but this is not essential. You will have strong practical skills, excellent communication and teamwork skills and the ability to cope with competing demands.

Candidates will need to demonstrate the following:

  • Ability to work effectively and supportively as a member of the Science Team
  • Ability to work in an organised and methodical manner with minimal supervision
  • The successful candidate will have a good standard of education and IT skills
  • Ability to communicate well with both children and adults

Closing date: Monday 14 October 2019 – 8.00 am

Interview date: Friday 18 October 2019

To apply for this position, please download and complete a support staff application form by clicking apply below, together with a one page covering letter for the attention of Mr G Ball (Executive Head Teacher). Your letter should detail your experience to date and why you are the best candidate for the position. 

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