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Science Technician

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Job description

Are you a science graduate who is looking at starting a career in education? Have you got experience of working in a lab as a technician? Are you a science specialist?

Teaching Personnel are recruiting for a Secondary school in York for a Science Technician role. The school provides quality education for children aged 11 - 16 years old, supporting progress and development towards GCSE examinations. The role will commence ASAP and will be offered as a supply contract, potentially transferring to a permanent position in due course.

This is a supply contract in the first instance, however the school have confirmed that for the right candidate they will look to make your employment permanent. This position is term time only and will require you to work between 8.30AM and PM.

The science department is well resourced, has excellent stock levels and an organised and structured approach to delivering the necessary materials and equipment to the teachers so that they can effectively deliver their lessons. The teaching team you will be working with are dedicated and inclusive and will make you feel very welcome.

As the Science Technician you will responsible for:

  • Setting up practicals
  • Ordering stock
  • Cleaning and maintaining equipment
  • Supporting teachers with practicals
  • There may also be the opportunity to mentor some of the pupils if you are interested
  • This position would suit an unqualified teacher or a science graduate looking to pursue a teaching career

The School would be happy to have applications from staff who have held a similar role in another school or laboratory/science/education setting.If you are a Science Technician or have experience in a similar role, please apply with your CV today.

Teaching Personnel offers great pay, the chance to join a successful and well organised team, secure employment, an insight into how schools work - perfect if you are thinking of applying for a career in teaching.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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