Science Technician

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Part time - term time plus specified days
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 30/11/2023 12:00
Band 5 (£24,496 Full Year) *pro rata to term time plus 10 days)
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
TD15 2JF
Post Number:
Closing date:
30 Nov
Further Information
We are looking to appoint a Science Technician to join our Science department team. The purpose of the role is to undertake duties in support of the practical work carried out in science lessons and deliver efficient technical support and oversee the safe storage, preparation of materials, chemicals and setting up and clearing away of equipment used in the science lessons and supporting the Head of Science in compliance with Health and Safety regulations.

Previous experience of practical skills in science disciplines and experience of working within a school environment is desirable but not essential. The ideal candidate is organised and proactive and will contribute to the delivery of Science at KS3, 4 & 5.

You will be able to demonstrate:

• A broad knowledge of all science disciplines
• A good understanding of health and safety, COSHH, hazards and risk assessments and practical experiment requirements
• Practical competence and strong organisation skills
• Ability to show initiative and work within deadlines
• Work flexibly to support the team
• Good IT skills, particularly MS Excel

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to grow professionally in a supportive environment.

For further information of the roles responsibilities please refer to the job description.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS disclosure is required for this post.

A job description including an application form, is available to download from the vacancy section on the school’s website www.berwickacademy.co.uk

If you would like further information please contact Fiona Hall, Business Manager Tel: 01289 333929

Completed application forms should be returned to the school by noon on 30th November 2023 by emailing hallf@berwickacademy.co.uk or by post to the school address Interview to be arranged w/e 4th December 2023

Further information about the school can be found on our website: www.berwickacademy.co.uk
Please note
This job is closed for applications.