Science Technician

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Salary:    Grade 5 P14-18, £18,683 - £21,312pa.  

    (Pro-rata equivalent salary £13,252 - £15,116 pa) 

Hours: 31 hrs per week, 39 weeks per year (term time plus 5 days) 

Contract:  Permanent  

Start: September 2020 

We require a Science Technician to join the strong and busy Science department in September 2020.  The role is term time including INSET days (39 weeks).  

The role will involve: 

  • To prepare apparatus and materials for staff demonstrations and for student’s experiments, having been given suitable notice. 

  • To assist during lesson time if required with difficult demonstrations or if equipment is not working correctly. 

  • Organising daily and weekly laboratory checks, termly inspections and annual cleaning as required 

  • To assist with the recording of apparatus and materials needing renewing, stocktaking and ordering. 

The successful candidate will:  

  • Ideally have previous experience of laboratory work from either a commercial organisation or a secondary school/further/higher education provider (training will be given)  

  • Have knowledge of/be familiar with CLEAPSS systems and COSHH regulations. 

  • Have the ability to prepare materials and equipment for secondary school science.

What we can offer you: 

  • Strategic programme of personalised CPD is offered, to help you plan your future career 

  • Free parking, use of school gym, staff social events  

  • As a Trust with both selective and non-selective schools, staff secondment opportunities are available 

  • Staff enrichment opportunities e.g. Art classes, Book Club and Sporting activities 

About Wilmington Grammar School for Boys 

Wilmington Grammar School for Boys is a selective 11-16 secondary school, which is part of the Endeavour MAT Trust, currently comprises of Wilmington Grammar School for Girls (WGSG), Wilmington Grammar School for Boys (WGSB), Co-educational Sixth Form, WG6, and Stone Lodge School which opened in September 2019.   

We are ambitious and pride ourselves on setting consistently high expectations, securing outstanding outcomes and delivering exceptional standards of teaching and learning for all.   

The Application Process 

In line with the Government’s recent announcement, our School is closed until further notice. However, we are still busily planning for the forthcoming academic year and are excited about welcoming new recruits to come and join us. In place of school-based interviews, we have set up systems to ensure that alternative options are still available via skype/Microsoft Teams, video conferencing wherever possible.  

We would naturally welcome visits to the school, however, due to the current exceptional circumstances this will not possible at present.  Please see the job description for the post and if you would like a conversation with our Trust HR Manager or Head of Science to discuss the role in more detail, we would be happy to arrange.  

Candidates can download the full job description and an application form from the school’s website www.wgsb.co.uk  Please note that only applications forms are accepted, no CVs, and should be returned to recruiment@endeavour-mat.co.uk 

Closing date for receipt of completed applications is midday on Friday 15th May 2020  

All of our schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.  

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Job Specification

Role
Science Technician
Subject
Science Technician
Salary
Grade 5 P14-18 £18,683 - £21,312pa. (Pro-rata £13,252 - £15,116 pa)
Closing Date
15th May 2020
Start Date
September 2020
Job Ref
Science Technician

Any Questions?

For further information about this vacancy please contact us using Ref: Science Technician.

Mrs J Owen
01322 223090

Job Specification

Role
Science Technician
Subject
Science Technician
Salary
Grade 5 P14-18 £18,683 - £21,312pa. (Pro-rata £13,252 - £15,116 pa)
Closing Date
15th May 2020
Start Date
September 2020
Job Ref
Science Technician

Any Questions?

For further information about this vacancy please contact us using Ref: Science Technician.

Mrs J Owen
01322 223090