Assistant Science Technician, Milnrow, Rochdale

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Hollingworth AcademyMilnrow, Rochdale
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Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: SCP8-13 Actual Salary £11,643 - £12,178
Contract term: Permanent


We are looking for an Assistant Science Technician to join our successful Science Department. Applications are invited from candidates who are passionate about science and working with children. The successful applicant will be enthusiastic about the role, demonstrate a flexible and reliable approach to duties whilst having excellent organisational skills. They will also be able to communicate well with both adults and pupils, in addition they will possess good numeracy and literacy skills.  Experience of working in school or a background in science would be advantageous but is not essential.   

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Hours: 30 hours per week, during term time only Monday to Friday, 8.30am – 3.00pm (with a 30 minute unpaid lunch break)  

Grade: Scale 1/2, SCP 8-13 (Dependent on experience)   (£16,626 - £17,391 pro rata, actual salary £11,643 - £12,178)  

Contract: Permanent  

Hollingworth Academy is an oversubscribed 11-16 comprehensive situated off the M62/M60 in the town of Milnrow, Rochdale.  In 2008 an Ofsted Inspection graded Hollingworth as ‘Outstanding’ and since that report academic standards have continued to rise.  

Start date : As soon as possible 

Closing date : Noon on Tuesday 11th September 2018 

Interviews : w/c 17th September 2018 

To apply for this position please complete a letter of application and forward to by noon on Tuesday 11th September 2018. 

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable adults, children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The information requested for applicants is considered to be objectively justified to comply with government guidance on safer recruitment in such areas.  Appointment to this post will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring check. 

Hollingworth Academy operates a Smoke Free Policy for all its employees and applies to any building and associated grounds within the immediate vicinity of the building which is wholly owned, leased or operated and occupied by the school.

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