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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 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.

Senior Science Chemistry Technician (Part Time - Term Time Only) £12,654-14,280 (pro rata)
The College of Richard Collyer, Horsham, West Sussex
Start date: Immediate
Closing date for applications: 22 Sep 2021

Other benefits: CPD, induction programme and pension provided.
Hours: Part time - 29 hours/wk

Main Duties:
  • Oversee and lead a team of Science technicians within the Science Faculty of a Sixth Form College.
  • Be the lead Chemistry technician.
  • Preparation and delivery of equipment for A-level Chemistry and BTEC Applied Science Practical lessons..
  • Monitor and maintain a stock of chemicals, equipment and resources for the Chemistry department.
  • Represent all college technicians at Support Staff managers meetings.
Person Specification:
  • The successful candidate will have good social skills in dealing with staff and students, be well organised and able prioritise.
  • Practical laboratory experience is essential with a good knowledge of health and safety protocols.
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Science Technician (Term Time Only) £15,826-16,794
St Bede's Catholic College, Bristol, City of Bristol
Start date: 1 Nov 2021
Closing date for applications: 22 Sep 2021

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

Main Duties:
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Person Specification:
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Senior Science Technician (Term Time Only) £20,000-25,000 (pro rata)
St John Fisher Catholic Comprehensive school, Chatham, Medway
Start date: 1 Oct 2021
Closing date for applications: 24 Sep 2021

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

Main Duties:
  • Preparing Practicals for KS3, KS4, KS5 (Biology, Chemistry, Physics)
  • Managing technician team
  • Health & Safety
  • Managing prep room
Person Specification:
  • Experience working as a technician in schools
  • Experience working with A-level preferred
  • Willingness to learn
  • Adaptable
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Science Technician (Term Time Only) £25,000-26,000
DLD College London, London, Greater London
Start date: 4 Oct 2021
Closing date for applications: 24 Sep 2021

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

Main Duties:
  • See website below for details
Person Specification:
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Science Technician (Term Time Only) £18,000-21,000 (pro rata)
St John Fisher Catholic Comprehensive school, Chatham, Medway
Start date: 1 Oct 2021
Closing date for applications: 24 Sep 2021

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

Main Duties:
  • Preparing Practicals for KS3, KS4, KS5 (Biology, Chemistry, Physics)
  • Health & Safety
Person Specification:
  • Adaptable
  • Willing to learn
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Science Technician (Part Time - Term Time Only) £28,500-28,500 (pro rata)
Charterhouse School, Godalming
Start date: 1 Nov 2021
Closing date for applications: 27 Sep 2021

Other benefits: CPD, induction programme and pension provided.
Hours: Part time - 16 hours/wk

Main Duties:
  • Overseeing the running of laboratories and project areas.
  • Equipping the appropriate laboratory with all the apparatus and materials for any practical work needed.
  • Checking that all apparatus is working correctly prior to use and that materials have been prepared correctly. Liaising with the teacher concerned at the earliest opportunity in the event of any diff
  • Setting up laboratory apparatus as requested by the teacher for demonstration purposes and checking that it functions properly.
  • Carrying out demonstrations when required.
  • Providing and checking apparatus for the duration of any project work. Advising pupils as to suitability and correct use of apparatus.
  • Assisting/advising staff about the suitability and availability of apparatus for practical work.
  • Devising and making novel experiments and equipment resulting from developments generated by changes to the current curriculum.
  • Checking all the laboratories at least weekly for the standard laboratory apparatus.
  • Tidying up wherever possible each laboratory after each practical, removing equipment and any materials that may be left over, and cleaning equipment as required.
Person Specification:
  • Keen interest and proven track record of keeping up to date with current legislation and modern scientific laboratory techniques.
  • Demonstrable familiarity with standard scientific nomenclature.
  • Demonstrable familiarity with standard glassware and apparatus normally found in a science laboratory.
  • Able to react knowledgeably in potentially hazardous situations.
  • Experienced IT user, especially with Microsoft products, and capable of the preparation and management of basic spreadsheets and databases.
  • Previous working experience within a School Laboratory is desirable.
  • Science A-Level(s) or equivalent are an essential requirement.
  • Graduate in scientific field is a desirable requirement.
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Senior Science Technician (Term Time Only) £18,219-23,570
john willmott school/ATLP:, Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands
Start date: Immediate
Closing date for applications: 27 Sep 2021

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

Main Duties:
  • See website below for details
Person Specification:
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Science Technician (Part Time - Term Time Only) £15,223-15,223
Headlands School, Bridlington, East Riding of Yorkshire
Start date: 1 Nov 2021
Closing date for applications: 27 Sep 2021

Other benefits: CPD, induction programme and pension provided.
Hours: Part time - 35 hours/wk

Main Duties:
  • Good standard of Education
  • Experienced in or keen to develop technical knowledge
  • Preparing equipment and chemicals for practical lessons
Person Specification:
  • Good standard of Education
  • Experienced in or keen to develop technical knowledge
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Senior Science Technician (Temporary - Term Time Only) £22,077-23,292
Blackfen School for Girls, Sidcup, Kent
Start date: 17 Oct 2021
Closing date for applications: 27 Sep 2021

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

Main Duties:
  • Prioritise work to be carried out including preparation of materials and equipment for lessons, responsible for lesson equipment, demonstrations, testing experiments, clearing away and cleaning
  • Responsible for the supervision of the technician team under the guidance of the Head of Department and arranging meetings to ensure the smooth and efficient running of the team
  • Supervise stock control and maintenance of stock records, order stock, maintain records of ordered stock and monitor expenditure within the department keeping the Head of Department informed
Person Specification:
  • A level 3 qualification in a Science based subject
  • Knowledge of Health & Safety and COSHH training
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Science Technician (Term Time Only) £19,509-20,580
Bishop Ramsey School, Ruislip, Middlesex
Start date: Immediate
Closing date for applications: 28 Sep 2021

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

Main Duties:
  • We are seeking to appoint a Science Technician (Chemistry) to assist in the preparation and setting up of equipment and materials for use in the teaching of Chemistry and General Science.
Person Specification:
  • Successful experience of working within a scientific environment is essential, ideally within a secondary school.
  • A good working knowledge of ICT to carry out the key tasks described.
  • An awareness of the importance of keeping a safe working environment.
  • The ability to prioritise and meet deadlines and work on your own initiative.
  • An ability to manage and organise resources.
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Science Technician (Part Time - Term Time Only) £14,128-14,699 (pro rata)
The Oxford Academy, Littlemore, Oxfordshire
Start date: 1 Nov 2021
Closing date for applications: 29 Sep 2021

Other benefits: CPD, induction programme and pension provided.
Hours: Part time - 32.5 hours/wk

Main Duties:
  • See website below for details
Person Specification:
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Science Technician (Part Time - Term Time Only) £19,698-21,748 (pro rata)
Altrincham College, Altrincham, Greater Manchester
Start date: Immediate
Closing date for applications: 29 Sep 2021

Other benefits: CPD, induction programme and pension provided.
Hours: Part time - 26.25 hours/wk

Main Duties:
  • See website below for details
Person Specification:
  • Experience of working in a practical science-based environment.
  • Experience of setting up and maintaining apparatus, chemicals and equipment, including hazardous materials.
  • A-Level(s) in Science subject(s).
  • Relevant professional / health & safety qualifications.
  • Proven ability to work on own initiative and to organise and prioritise tasks.
  • Proven ability to demonstrate experiments and techniques to colleagues and students
  • Ability to work flexibly as part of a team, willingness to adapt to a changing environment and meeting differing challenges.
  • Good communication skills with the ability to relate well to young people, and to provide technical assistance to staff and students in the department.
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Science Technician (Term Time Only) £19,312-19,698 (pro rata)
Leventhorpe School, Sawbridgeworth, Hertfordshire
Start date: Immediate
Closing date for applications: 30 Sep 2021

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

Main Duties:
  • overseeing technical support within the Science Faculty
  • provide a practical daily technician service to members of the teaching staff
  • preparation, provision and cleaning of equipment and apparatus
  • Set up chemicals to enable pupils to carry out laboratory experiments
Person Specification:
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Science Technician (Term Time Only) £19,512-20,584
Robert Clack School, Dagenham, Greater London
Start date: 1 Nov 2021
Closing date for applications: 30 Sep 2021

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

Main Duties:
  • Setting up, preparing and clearing materials, equipment and chemicals for practical lessons
Person Specification:
  • • Excellent numeracy and literacy skills. • Good general standard of education. • Relevant Physics or Chemistry qualifications.
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Senior Science Technician (Term Time Only) £19,171-20,344 (pro rata)
Leventhorpe School, Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire
Start date: Immediate
Closing date for applications: 30 Sep 2021

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

Main Duties:
  • Lead our team of technicians
  • Support the Science department
  • Preparation and delivery of practical lessons
  • Overseeing technical support within the Science Faculty for the 11 – 19 age range
  • Lead and provide a practical daily technician service
  • Providing chemicals to enable pupils to carry out laboratory experiments
  • To commence September 2021 to lead our team of technicians to support the Science department in the preparation and delivery of practical lessons, in our brand-new Science block due to open September
Person Specification:
  • We require a suitable candidate with laboratory experience or a scientific background to join our team of Science Technicians.
  • Knowledge of General Science
  • The successful candidate will be organised, flexible, reliable, led by example and a good team player.
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Science Technician (Part Time - Term Time Only) £23,120-23,120 (pro rata)
Palmers Green High School, London, Greater London
Start date: 3 Jan 2022
Closing date for applications: 4 Oct 2021

Other benefits: CPD, induction programme and pension provided.
Hours: Part time - 21 hours/wk

Main Duties:
  • The Job Description can be accessed on the School website and the TES
Person Specification:
  • The Job Description can be accessed on the School website and the TES
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Science Technician (Part Time - Term Time Only) £9,147-9,330 (pro rata)
Tanbridge House School, Horsham, West Sussex
Start date: Immediate
Closing date for applications: 4 Oct 2021

Other benefits: CPD, induction programme and pension provided.
Hours: Part time - 21 hours/wk

Main Duties:
  • Preparation and maintenance of apparatus for use by students and teachers during lessons
  • Ensuring cleanliness of stock equipment and maintaining stocks kept in laboratories
  • Monitoring consumable goods, including termly and annual stock taking
  • Set up and organise lesson demonstrations and practicals (after training) for teaching staff
  • Assist the Senior Technician and other team members in the smooth running of practical science
Person Specification:
  • A science qualification is not essential although a science background would clearly be an advantage
  • Knowledge of COSHH is desirable
  • The successful candidate will have good social skills in dealing with staff and students.
  • Organisation skills and the ability to prioritise essential.
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Science Technician (Term Time Only) £19,612-22,431 (pro rata)
The Howard Partnership Trust, Oxted, Surrey
Start date: Immediate
Closing date for applications: 4 Oct 2021

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) £21,515-21,515
Epsom College, Epsom, Surrey
Start date: Immediate
Closing date for applications: 8 Oct 2021

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 (Part Time - Term Time Only) £20,292-24,012 (pro rata)
Windlesham House School, Pulborough, West Sussex
Start date: Immediate
Closing date for applications: 8 Oct 2021

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

Main Duties:
  • To prepare and deliver to the laboratories the apparatus and chemicals required by the science department staff for their lessons. The staff will pre-order these requirements using the Lablogger progr
  • To collect, wash and return to the laboratories all used equipment and dispose of chemicals according to safety regulations
  • To clean/wipe the practical work surfaces following experiments
  • Check that laboratories are equipped in accordance with planned lessons
  • To make up chemical solutions as required
  • Prepare media for microbiological practical’s
  • Carry out inventory checks and reorder chemicals and disposables as necessary using the purchase order software
  • Order equipment and other materials from the most suitable supplier keeping within set budgets
  • Keep up to date with Health and Safety and COSHH regulations and ensure all experiments, labelling and storage of chemicals etc. meet the current standards
  • To assist with risk assessments of experiments using the above regulations and CLEAPSS guidance
Person Specification:
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Science Technician (Term Time Only) £22,995-24,258 (pro rata)
Chiswick School, London, Greater London
Start date: 1 Nov 2021
Closing date for applications: 14 Oct 2021

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

Main Duties:
  • Supporting the Senior Science Technician in the preparation of Science experiments
  • Support in the classroom as required
Person Specification:
  • Ideally experience of working in schools; physics or biology specialism preferred
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