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Current Technician Vacancies
The CLEAPSS Technician Job Service is a service provided to CLEAPSS members that allows members to post adverts for technician vacancies at their school or college onto this part of the CLEAPSS website. Anyone may browse the list of vacancies on this page and then apply for the job directly with the particular school or college.

Job seekers: Please browse through the list of vacancies below.

Recruiters: Members can click here to post a vacancy (you will need your membership details).

If you require any further information then please contact the school directly. Please do not contact CLEAPSS as we cannot give you any more information than already appears on the site.

Please note that we cannot verify the accuracy of the information provided to us and applicants should check the details on the schools website or contact the school.

Science Technician (Term Time Only) £14,893
Dartford Grammar School, Dartford, Kent
Start date: Immediate
Closing date for applications: 28 Sep 2018

Other benefits: CPD, induction programme and pension provided.
Hours: Full time

Main Duties:
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Person Specification:
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Science Technician (Term Time Only) £17,151-17,478
Brentside High School, London
Start date: 1 Oct 2018
Closing date for applications: 28 Sep 2018

Other benefits: CPD, induction programme and pension provided.
Hours: Full time

Main Duties:
  • Take part in daily laboratory routines as directed by the Senior Laboratory Technician.
  • Liaise with science teaching staff and support staff as appropriate.
  • Participate in the system of arranging class practicals and extracurricular activities by preparing science materials, equipment and chemicals and by contributing to risk assessment as required.
  • Store chemicals, equipment, plants and other resources safely.
  • Ensure that the science rooms and equipment are kept clean and tidy and that all health and safety regulations are met.
  • Attend department meetings as required.
  • Participate in training as required and share good practice
  • Carry out administrative tasks relevant to the work of the science department as required, including copying and filing resources and organising letters home to parents.
  • Carry out any other reasonable task as directed by the Headteacher.
Person Specification:
  • Relevant post-16 science qualification;
  • Good standard of education
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Senior Science Technician £15,849-19,617
Essa Academy, Bolton
Start date: 29 Oct 2018
Closing date for applications: 1 Oct 2018

Other benefits: CPD, induction programme and pension provided.
Hours: Full time

Main Duties:
  • Essa Academy are seeking to appoint an individual to manage and lead our team of technicians.
  • For more information, please see the recruitment pack on our website
Person Specification:
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Science Technician (Term Time Only) £17,106-19,412
Ark Bolingbroke Academy, London
Start date: Immediate
Closing date for applications: 1 Oct 2018

Other benefits: CPD, induction programme and pension provided.
Hours: Full time

Main Duties:
  • • To prepare, and where appropriate, manufacture teaching materials to ensure effective support for teaching staff in the Science department
  • • To repair, maintain and store equipment in order to guarantee safe and effective upkeep
  • • To monitor standards and practices within the classroom and identify and communicate improvements to working practices to ensure the highest standards are achieved
  • • To assist with the inventory of equipment and stock control in order to maintain an adequate supply of equipment for teaching use
  • • To receive and check deliveries of supplies to ensure accuracy from suppliers
  • • To support students in the classroom environment, assisting in the learning process as appropriate
  • • To assist classroom teachers as directed to produce creative classroom displays that can be used to enhance classroom practice
  • • To prepare, set up, clear away and clean apparatus and chemicals
  • • To service the laboratories and other practical areas
  • • Other appropriate tasks as requested by the Senior Science Technician or Head of Science.
Person Specification:
  • Right to work in the UK (Essential)
  • o NVQ2 in Laboratory and Associated Technical Activities (LATA) or NVQ2 for Laboratory Technicians in Education or Level 2 Certificate in Laboratory Technical Skills or equivalent OR
  • o Degree level qualification or equivalent OR
  • o Previous experience of working in a school environment as a Science Technician.
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Senior Science Technician £25,756
Heston Community School, Hounslow, Greater London
Start date: Immediate
Closing date for applications: 1 Oct 2018

Other benefits: CPD, induction programme and pension provided.
Hours: Full time

Main Duties:
  • Successful applicants will be expected to provide a full range of technical support services to the Science Team to aid teaching in all science subjects.
Person Specification:
  • A scientific background and laboratory experience are essential, as is knowledge of the practical needs of the science curriculum and the ability to prepare materials and resources for teaching labora
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Science Technician (Part Time - Term Time Only) £14,960-15,940
Heston Community School, Hounslow, Greater London
Start date: Immediate
Closing date for applications: 1 Oct 2018

Other benefits: CPD, induction programme and pension provided.
Hours: Part time - 30 hours/wk

Main Duties:
  • See website below for details
Person Specification:
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Science Technician £14,761-15,849
Essa Academy, Bolton
Start date: 29 Oct 2018
Closing date for applications: 1 Oct 2018

Other benefits: CPD, induction programme and pension provided.
Hours: Full time

Main Duties:
  • Essa Academy are seeking to appoint an individual to join our team of technicians under the guidance of the Senior Science Technician.
  • Please see our website for a recruitment pack containing further details regarding the role
Person Specification:
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Science Technician (Term Time Only) £18,500 (pro rata)
Pocklington School , York
Start date: Immediate
Closing date for applications: 2 Oct 2018

Other benefits: CPD, induction programme and pension provided.
Hours: Full time

Main Duties:
  • Chemistry lab technician
Person Specification:
  • previousl lab experience an advantage
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Senior Science Technician (Term Time Only) £17,436-19,738 (pro rata)
Fulford School, York
Start date: 5 Nov 2018
Closing date for applications: 2 Oct 2018

Other benefits: CPD, induction programme and pension provided.
Hours: Full time

Main Duties:
  • To manage and lead the science technician team
  • To oversee the general running of the science teaching/ preparation areas (including health and safety), with an emphasis on Chemistry provision
  • Monitor department spending in conjunction with the Head of Science and the Finance department
Person Specification:
  • Experience in specified area of work and practical skills and/or a subject relevant qualification
  • Ability to use equipment and materials
  • Organisational skills
  • Computer skills eg ECDL or equivalent proficiency
  • Effective communication skills
  • Health and safety legislation including COSHH
  • Safe manual handling techniques
  • Risk assessment
  • School policies, procedures and protocols
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Science Technician (Term Time Only) £21,876-28,371
Wimbledon High School, London
Start date: Immediate
Closing date for applications: 4 Oct 2018

Other benefits: CPD, induction programme and pension provided.
Hours: Full time

Main Duties:
  • Biology specialism
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Person Specification:
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Science Technician (Part Time - Term Time Only) £5,920-6,166
Huddersfield New College, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Start date: Immediate
Closing date for applications: 5 Oct 2018

Other benefits: CPD, induction programme and pension provided.
Hours: Part time - 15 hours/wk

Main Duties:
  • To work mainly in the Biology department but also required to assist in Chemistry and Physics
Person Specification:
  • Applicants must be educated to at least A Level or equivalent standard, with the post ideally suiting a recent graduate with a biology background looking to explore a career in the education field
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Science Technician (Term Time Only) £16,255 (pro rata)
Farlingay High School , Woodbridge, Suffolk
Start date: Immediate
Closing date for applications: 5 Oct 2018

Other benefits: CPD, induction programme and pension provided.
Hours: Full time

Main Duties:
  • Chemistry Technician
  •  Using technician notes and recipe cards provide practical equipment and chemicals and prepare solutions, safely and accurately for use in Chemistry practicals including A-level practicals
  • To ensure science laboratories and prep rooms are maintained to comply with Health and Safety requirements and undertake safety checks as required
  • Carry out maintenance and basic first line repairs of science equipment
  • Maintaining current systems of chemical storage and stock control in line with Health and Safety requirements.
  • Be familiar with CLEAPPS guidelines and keep informed of current health and safety issues.
  • Advise senior technician and Heads of Science of changes to CLEAPPS guidance
  • Prepare all equipment and resources for use by teaching staff and students, including setting up demonstrations or construction of apparatus, if required.
  • Deliver/collect equipment and laptop trollies to the laboratories during break-times
  • Clean equipment and laboratories after use, if necessary; which may include dealing with chemical spillages.
Person Specification:
  • Demonstrable experience of technician work. Practical knowledge required for setting up and use of science equipment Ability to plan and organise own workload, taking responsibility for prioritising
  • GCSE Grade C or above in English and Maths or equivalent Level 3 qualification in a relevant Science discipline or equivalent knowledge and experience
  • Able to construct and, if required, operate scientific apparatus and equipment Able to diagnose and carry out straightforward repairs to equipment. Recognising when to refer to manager for advice
  • Able to provide accurate advice to staff and students in area of work Good working knowledge of Microsoft packages, e.g. Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook etc. Knowledge and use of general office proce
  • Knowledge and use of general office procedures and equipment. Knows how to maintain accurate records; maintaining confidentiality at all times
  • Demonstrates an understanding of confidentiality and data protection requirements in the workplace. Works on own initiative.
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Senior Science Technician (Term Time Only) £18,870-21,054
St Edward's School, Poole
Start date: Immediate
Closing date for applications: 7 Oct 2018

Other benefits: CPD, induction programme and pension provided.
Hours: Full time

Main Duties:
  • 1) Provide technical and administrative support to teaching staff in science departments.
  • 2) Support the teaching staff within the science department to ensure the safe and proper use and maintenance of resources and equipment.
  • 3) Assist designated class teachers or subject leaders in planning and delivering schemes of work.
  • 4) Manage subject technicians, in conjunction with the Subject Leader, with regard to induction, appraisals and reviews. Ensure good cross team communication.
Person Specification:
  • Experience in a science role including preparing and maintaining materials and equipment
  • Experience of working in a secondary school
  • GCSE English, Mathematics and Science at GCSE grade C or above or Equivalent NVQ Level 3 or higher e.g. degree
  • High level of technician abilities
  • Ability to work with and support students in achieving their individual targets
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Able to effectively lead a team and work as part of a team
  • Excellent interpersonal & communication skills
  • ICT skills including use of Excel, Work and email
  • Self motivated
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Science Technician (Term Time Only) £17,972-19,446 (pro rata)
Ermysted's Grammar School, Skipton, North Yorkshire
Start date: 5 Nov 2018
Closing date for applications: 8 Oct 2018

Other benefits: CPD, induction programme and pension provided.
Hours: Full time

Main Duties:
  • Please see Applicant Information Pack on school website
Person Specification:
  • Please see Applicant Information Pack on school website
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Senior Science Technician (Term Time Only) £21,166-22,911 (pro rata)
Saint Martin's School, Solihull
Start date: 7 Jan 2019
Closing date for applications: 8 Oct 2018

Other benefits: CPD, induction programme and pension provided.
Hours: Full time

Main Duties:
  • Please see full Job description available on the School's website
Person Specification:
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Science Technician (Term Time Only) £23,600 (pro rata)
Berkhamsted School, Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire
Start date: 3 Jan 2019
Closing date for applications: 14 Oct 2018

Other benefits: CPD, induction programme and pension provided.
Hours: Full time

Main Duties:
  • We are looking to recruit a Science Technician to support our thriving Chemistry Department. The successful candidate will be required to support teaching staff by maintaining equipment and preparing
Person Specification:
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Science Technician £25,000-30,000
http://www.stpaulsschool.org.uk, London
Start date: Immediate
Closing date for applications: 19 Oct 2018

Other benefits: CPD, induction programme and pension provided.
Hours: Full time

Main Duties:
  • assembly, preparation and dismantling of equipment for class practicals, assessments, demonstrations and examinations; stock taking of equipment in the department; restock general stock items
  • to liaise with the H.O.D., Teaching Staff in Biology and the other Biology Technician co-ordinating and prioritising requisitions for lesson preparation.
  • to observe safe practices in accordance with CLEAPSS Hazcards/Info. Handbook, COSHH regulations and School Safety Policy in the management and distribution of equipment and chemicals.
  • to keep the prep room and laboratories clean and tidy at all times.
  • testing equipment; general repairs to equipment and assembly/construction of apparatus.
Person Specification:
  • Experience and a sound knowledge of working in laboratory conditions in any type of applicable industry or education.
  • An interest in science, particularly Biology
  • Will have studied Biology to A-level standard or beyond
  • Highly motivated and flexible team player
  • Good communication skills
  • An eye for creativity
  • Ability to follow detailed instructions
  • A willingness to learn
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