Science Technician, Islington

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Central Foundation Boys' SchoolIslington

Date posted:
Start date: 3rd September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Sc2, pt 10 – 13 (£20,472 - £20,952pa paid pro-rata)
Contract term: Permanent

We seek to appoint a Science Technician to join our highly successful Science department. You will work with one other Science Technician to support the department in a range of tasks including preparation of materials and equipment for science lessons and carrying out stock-take of materials and equipment.

Rated outstanding by Ofsted in February 2015, Central Foundation is one of the top performing schools in the country based on GCSE outcomes. In 2017, 87% of our Year 11 students achieved a good pass (Grade C/4 or above) in both English and Maths while 71% of students achieved a strong pass (Grade 5 or above) in both English and Maths. 34% of Year 11 students achieved A/A* or grade 7, 8 or 9. The Science Department has been very successful and offers courses across all key stages.

We are very ambitious in our aim to provide the best possible opportunities for our students. We set high standards for all professionals working at the school but we also provide a very strong net of support for both new and existing colleagues.

Central Foundation is:
• an outstanding school (Ofsted, February 2015)
• a school that is situated in a vibrant multi-cultural environment next to the ‘silicon roundabout’ on the edge of the City of London and with excellent transport links

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced criminal record check.

Please download an application pack from TES website or contact HR Manager, on 0207 017 3021 / e-mail

Applications should be sent to the school address FAO HR Manager or emailed to

Closing date: Tuesday 26th June, 9.00am                Interviews date: TBC

CENTRAL FOUNDATION BOYS’ SCHOOL                                                                            
Cowper Street
Old Street

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More about Central Foundation Boys' School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Boys
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Cowper Street, London, EC2A 4SH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 72533741

Central Foundation Boys’ School is located in Islington, London. It educates boys between the ages of 11 and 18. It is a secondary, voluntary aided establishment. In sixth form it is coeducational. The school was founded in 1866. At present, there ar...