CLEAPSS Supporting practical science and technology
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 Science vacancies below. Further vacancies for Design Technology jobs can be found on our Technology Website. 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 that which already appears on the site.

Recruiters:

Members can click one of the links below to post a vacancy (you will need your membership details).

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) £24,200-24,200 (pro rata)
Reading Blue Coat School, Reading, Wokingham
Start date: 5 Nov 2019
Closing date for applications: 20 Sep 2019

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

Main Duties:
  • • Preparation of practicals for class teaching
  • • Building and/or maintaining apparatus
  • • The specialist clearing of laboratories, cleaning and storing of apparatus, including organising prep-room.
  • • Cataloguing and maintenance of apparatus.
  • • Maintaining of the stock of materials and apparatus, advising when purchases are necessary to replenish stock.
  • • Help to keep Schemes of Work up to date.
  • • Help with the administration and organisation of Open Days and public events for the department, including arranging any equipment for visiting speakers and ordering refreshments for events.
  • • Attend Open Days to promote the department (usually 2 Saturday mornings each year).
Person Specification:
  • A good knowledge of basic physics
  • • A good understanding of the Health and Safety issues pertaining to working in a laboratory environment
  • • Previous experience of working in a scientific environment
  • • An ability to construct and repair apparatus, both electronic and mechanical
  • • Good organisational and planning skills including prioritising tasks, working to deadlines, and working with a high degree of personal efficiency.
  • • Be able to work effectively as part of a team.
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Science Technician (Part Time - Term Time Only) £17,500-17,500 (pro rata)
Wye School, Wye, Kent
Start date: Immediate
Closing date for applications: 20 Sep 2019

Other benefits: CPD, induction programme and pension provided.
Hours: Part time - 22.5 hours/wk

Main Duties:
  • See website below for details
Person Specification:
  • See website below for details
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Senior Science Technician (Term Time Only) £22,377-24,030 (pro rata)
Harris Academy Beckenham, Beckenham, Greater London
Start date: Immediate
Closing date for applications: 22 Sep 2019

Other benefits: Induction Programme and pension provided.
Hours: Full time

Main Duties:
  • Please see harris careers website for candiate information pack which details full responsibilities
Person Specification:
  • Please see harris careers website for candiate information pack which details full responsibilities
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Science Technician (Chemistry) (Term Time Only) £18,000-20,000 (pro rata)
Cheadle Hulme School, Cheadle, Greater Manchester
Start date: 4 Nov 2019
Closing date for applications: 23 Sep 2019

Other benefits: Induction Programme and pension provided.
Hours: Full time

Main Duties:
  • See website below for details
Person Specification:
  • See website below for details
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Chemistry Technician (Term Time Only) £24,985-24,985
ALLEYN'S SCHOOL, London, Greater London
Start date: Immediate
Closing date for applications: 23 Sep 2019

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

Main Duties:
  • Ensure the operation of prescribed systems relating to laboratory procedures and organisation within the Department including keeping required records
  • Maintain the laboratories and classrooms on a day to day basis, ensuring they are clean, safe and orderly. This will include wiping down benches, cleaning glassware and moving apparatus.
  • Maintain, clean and repair (where possible) simple apparatus used on a daily basis and report any issues/deficiencies in quantity or quality of the apparatus to the Head of Department.
  • Maintain an up to date inventory of resources, chemicals, materials, apparatus, books, models, computer software, furniture and other valuable items held by the Chemistry Department. This will involve
  • Place orders for chemicals, apparatus and other items as agreed by the Head of Department, including checking deliveries and ensuring invoices are signed off and passed to the Bursary.
  • Ensure the safe storage, handling, monitoring and disposal of all chemicals according to established guidelines such as those suggested by HAZCARDS, CLEAPSS and Health & Safety Regulations.
  • Provide assistance and information to colleagues in other departments as directed by the Head of Chemistry.
  • Be aware of and act within the School’s Health & Safety Policy, not only within the Chemist
Person Specification:
  • The role will require strong technical, administrative and communication skills combined with the ability to provide an empathetic approach within an academic environment.
  • Computer skills are important, in particular a good working knowledge of Word and Excel.
  • Ability to work flexibly, efficiently and to deadlines
  • The postholder will be discreet, but friendly and approachable, actively encouraging and supporting staff and colleagues behind the scenes.
  • Practical experience of working in a team-based or academic department would be advantageous.
  • Working knowledge of Chemistry and Physics and/or Biology is desirable but training will be given where necessary. It will also help to be a fast learner and to enjoy learning new skills.
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Science Technician (Term Time Only) £20,191-23,125 (pro rata)
Howard of Effingham, Leatherhead, Surrey
Start date: 30 Sep 2019
Closing date for applications: 23 Sep 2019

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

Main Duties:
  • See website below for details
Person Specification:
  • See website below for details
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Science Technician (Term Time Only) £18,313-18,313
Enfield County School for Girls, Enfield, Greater London
Start date: Immediate
Closing date for applications: 24 Sep 2019

Other benefits: CPD and pension provided.
Hours: Full time

Main Duties:
  • See website below for details
Person Specification:
  • See website below for details
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Science Technician (Part Time - Term Time Only) £10,535-10,746 (pro rata)
Soham Village College, Ely, Cambridgeshire
Start date: Immediate
Closing date for applications: 24 Sep 2019

Other benefits: CPD, induction programme and pension provided.
Hours: Part time - 25 hours/wk

Main Duties:
  • • Assist in maintaining the preparation of rooms and classrooms in a safe and orderly condition
  • • Preparation of teaching resources, chemicals and setting up equipment for lessons
  • • Clearing away, cleaning and storing chemicals, materials and equipment
  • • General housekeeping duties including maintenance of laboratories in accordance with health and safety regulations
  • • General maintenance of scientific equipment
Person Specification:
  • • Previous experience of working in a classroom / laboratory environment
  • • Desirable - Recent experience of working in a school
  • Desirable - • Previous experience of working with children
  • • 5 or more GCSE’s (or equivalent level) including English and Maths at Grades A*-C (9-4)
  • • Confident working in a classroom / laboratory environment
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Science Technician (Term Time Only) £21,591-21,981 (pro rata)
Harris Academy Beckenham, Beckenham, Greater London
Start date: Immediate
Closing date for applications: 25 Sep 2019

Other benefits: Induction Programme and pension provided.
Hours: Full time

Main Duties:
  • Please see harris careers website for candiate information pack which details full responsibilities
Person Specification:
  • Please see harris careers website for candiate information pack which details full responsibilities
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Science Technician (Term Time Only) £18,500-18,500 (pro rata)
The Manchester Grammar School, Manchester, Greater Manchester
Start date: Immediate
Closing date for applications: 30 Sep 2019

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

Main Duties:
  • See website below for details
Person Specification:
  • See website below for details
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Senior Science Technician (Term Time Only) £19,376-19,376
Longfield Academy, Longfield, Kent
Start date: Immediate
Closing date for applications: 30 Sep 2019

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

Main Duties:
  • See website below for details
Person Specification:
  • See website below for details
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Chief Science Technician £29,000-32,000 (pro rata)
Kensington Park School, London, Greater London
Start date: 28 Oct 2019
Closing date for applications: 1 Oct 2019

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

Main Duties:
  • To act as Chief Science Technician for both Kensington Park School (11-16) located in Bark Place and Kensington Park Sixth Form (16-18) located in Queens Gate, South Kensington. • To provide technical
Person Specification:
  • Good degree in one of the three major Science subjects
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Senior Science Technician (Term Time Only) £22,182-25,112
The Skinners' Kent Academy, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Start date: Immediate
Closing date for applications: 7 Oct 2019

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

Main Duties:
  • Under the overall direction of the Head of Science to co-ordinate the use of practical resources and facilities
  • The Senior Science Technician line manages other science technicians, and supervises their professional and pastoral welfare, including in-house Professional Learning, time-keeping, attendance and all
Person Specification:
  • Educated to A level or equivalent (A level in either Physics, Chemistry or Biology) NVQ 3 or BTEC
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Science Technician (Term Time Only) £18,704-20,121
The Skinners' Kent Academy Trust, Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Start date: Immediate
Closing date for applications: 7 Oct 2019

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

Main Duties:
  • See website below for details
Person Specification:
  • Evidence of good ICT, literacy and numeracy skills through accredited qualification/s
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