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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 the CLEAPSS website. Anyone may browse the list of vacancies and then apply for the job directly with the particular school or college.


Science Technician vacancies

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Apprentice Technician (Temporary) £7,234-7,234
Shrewsbury School, Shrewsbury
Start date: Immediate
Closing date for applications: 25 Jan 2019

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

Main Duties:
  • This superb opportunity will develop and progress your career in a Laboratory Technician role as well as gaining a certified qualification to underpin your knowledge.
  • The main purpose of the role will be to support the teaching of Science (Chemistry/Biology) by assembly, preparation and dismantling of equipment in laboratories
  • Includes general housekeeping within the classrooms and working pro-actively as part of a team of Technicians
  • Candidates should be able to demonstrate a genuine interest in education and working in a Science faculty of a major independent school
  • You will ideally have a very good standard of education to A-level standard, be able to demonstrate a willingness to continue to develop these skills
  • The successful candidate will relate well to a wide range of people, and work with minimal supervision, to achieve the overall aims of the faculties
  • This position is for approximately 3 years where the successful applicant will be studying towards, and expected to achieve, a qualification in Science Laboratory.
  • The salary will be based on the Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage.
Person Specification:
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Senior Science Technician £27,209-29,765
The Sixth Form College, Solihull, Solihull, West Midlands
Start date: 25 Feb 2019
Closing date for applications: 25 Jan 2019

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

Main Duties:
  • Management of Science Technicians and Science areas, and coordination of use of practical resources and facilities
  • Responsibility for H&S in technician areas and overseeing H&S across all of Science
  • To be involved in recruitment, induction and training of new technicians
  • To liaise with Teaching and cross college staff
  • Manage the budget for all Sciences and related PPE, as well as placing orders, maintaining logs and holding a college credit card
  • Overall responsibility for stock checks in all three sciences and maintaining accurate records
  • To hold the role of Senior Technician in one area (currently Biology)
Person Specification:
  • Degree in a Science subject
  • GCSE Maths and English
  • H&S training
  • 5+ yrs recent lab experience in a school/college
  • Experience of managing staff
  • A-level practical knowledge in Biology, Chemistry and Physics
  • Experience of handling a budget
  • Knowledge of COSHH & CLEAPSS
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills
  • Ability to prioritise workload
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Science Technician £17,330-18,864
Notre Dame High School, Norwich
Start date: 25 Feb 2019
Closing date for applications: 28 Jan 2019

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

Main Duties:
  • Please see job description on school website.
Person Specification:
  • Experience is important but training is offered. Please see person specification on website.
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Senior Science Technician (Part Time) £17,255-19,960
Bishop's Hatfield Girls' School, Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Start date: 4 Feb 2019
Closing date for applications: 28 Jan 2019

Other benefits: CPD, induction irogramme and pension provided.
Hours: Part time - 37 hours/wk

Main Duties:
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Science Technician (Part Time - Term Time Only) £15,960-20,166
Saxmundham Free School,
Start date: 4 Feb 2019
Closing date for applications: 28 Jan 2019

Other benefits: CPD, induction irogramme and pension provided.
Hours: Part time - 22 hours/wk

Main Duties:
  • Work within current specific Health and Safety standards, with an awareness of COSHH regulations;
  • Work directly with the Science teaching staff to prepare, maintain and order resources and provide technical assistance and advice to teachers and students as required;
  • Carry out maintenance, audits and stock-taking of apparatus and equipment;
  • Ensure the safe storage and disposal of chemicals and waste;
  • Be able to carry out risk assessments for laboratory work;
  • Provide administrative assistance to the department teaching staff.
Person Specification:
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Senior Science Technician (Term Time Only) £16,004-16,004
Ashlyns,
Start date: 29 Jan 2019
Closing date for applications: 28 Jan 2019

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

Main Duties:
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Person Specification:
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Science Technician (Temporary) £23,198-23,198
Newcastle College, Newcastle Upon Tyne
Start date: 25 Mar 2019
Closing date for applications: 29 Jan 2019

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

Main Duties:
  • Setting up experiments
  • stock control
  • house keeping
  • Ability to work unsupervised
Person Specification:
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Science Technician (Part Time - Term Time Only) £10,532-10,532
Ludlow College, Ludlow
Start date: 1 Mar 2019
Closing date for applications: 31 Jan 2019

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

Main Duties:
  • We are seeking a highly motivated individual with appropriate experience to provide technical support for A level Biology, Chemistry, Geology and Environmental Science.
Person Specification:
  • • Extensive knowledge and experience of working in a relevant sector, with a science background in GCSE, A Level or equivalent.
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Senior Science Technician (Part Time) £14,940-16,435
Alec Hunter Academy,
Start date: 4 Mar 2019
Closing date for applications: 31 Jan 2019

Other benefits: CPD, induction irogramme and pension provided.
Hours: Part time - 34 hours/wk

Main Duties:
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Person Specification:
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Senior Science Technician (Part Time - Term Time Only) £19,245-21,796 (pro rata)
Blenheim High School, Epsom, Surrey
Start date: 1 Feb 2019
Closing date for applications: 31 Jan 2019

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

Main Duties:
  • Responsible for coordinating the use of practical resources and facilities requirements of the science curriculum.
  • Actively leading and coordinating the assessment, monitoring and review of both health and safety procedures and information resources.
  • Provide technical advice on health and safety issues to teachers and technical support staff
  • To take a lead role in the design, development and maintentance of specialist resources and/or long term projects.
  • Responsible for setting up and monitoring systems used on the management and control of practical resources.
  • Undertake the lead role in the Science Department on both routine and non routine checking, cleaning, maintenance, calibration, testing and repairing of equipment to the required standard.
  • Lead the organisation of whole school science events e.g. Stemfest
  • Collaborate with feeder primary schools e.g. primary school lessons in a box.
  • Support other departments with science based practicals [PE & Health and Fitness].
  • Provide professional guidance, assistance and support in meeting the practical requirements of the science curriculum, including liaising with all areas of the school and outside organisations.
Person Specification:
  • Experience of managing people.
  • An appreciation and awareness of Health & Safety issues.
  • Ability to offer advice & guidance to science technicians and other staff and assist in their development.
  • Experience of dealing effectively with parents, staff and students.
  • Effective analytical & problem solving skills and the ability to work independently on assigned tasks.
  • Experience working cooperatively with internal teams and external partners.
  • Ability to work independently and be a team player, work professionally with all levels of staff.
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.
  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communciation skills.
  • Grade C or above at GCSE English/Maths/Science or equivalent.
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Science Technician (Term Time Only) £18,390-18,390
King's School, Bruton, Bruton, Somerset
Start date: Immediate
Closing date for applications: 1 Feb 2019

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

Main Duties:
  • King’s School, Bruton, an independent boarding and day school, is looking for two term-time only Science Technicians to start as soon as possible. This is an important position working within the Sci
Person Specification:
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Science Technician (Term Time Only) £25,514-26,788
KING'S COLLEGE SCHOOL, WIMBLEDON, London
Start date: 1 Mar 2019
Closing date for applications: 4 Feb 2019

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

Main Duties:
  • Preparing experiments and demonstrations
  • Assembling, making and preparing equipment
  • Following safety procedures within the relevant guidance
  • Servicing the laboratories and other practical areas in the departments
  • Preparing the requirements of individual coursework projects
  • Caring for animals and plants
  • Helping and advising staff with their apparatus needs
  • Preparing setting out and clearing away apparatus and chemicals
Person Specification:
  • Knowledge and experience of physics experiments is essential in providing laboratory support
  • Experience of working in school science laboratories or a similar environment is an advantage
  • Must be a team player with good communication skills and a flexible approach
  • The ability to plan ahead, anticipate problems and be well organised
  • Strong organisational skills and the ability to prioritise tasks and manage time efficiently
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Science Technician (Term Time Only) £20,700-20,700
Royal Russell School, Croydon, Greater London
Start date: 1 Apr 2019
Closing date for applications: 8 Feb 2019

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

Main Duties:
  • To provide an efficient and effective Technician support service for the Science department to support delivery of effective teaching and learning, primarily in Biology but also to the Science departm
  • To work primarily on own initiative, but also as part of a team to ensure technical support services are delivered to a high standard.
Person Specification:
  • • Science GCSEs/A levels including Biology at A Level or equivalent
  • • Good working knowledge of Health & Safety and CLEAPPS regulations in a practical education environment
  • • Practical skills to undertake basic repair and maintenance of science equipment
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