Science Technician, Newton Abbot

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Newton Abbot CollegeNewton Abbot
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Start date: 3rd September 2018
Contract type: Part Time / Full Time
Salary: £9.16 per hour rising by incremental progression to £9.68 per hour
Contract term: Permanent

Are you organised, motivated and enthusiastic?

Are you able to provide comprehensive technical support within our Science Department?

Then come and join our successful support team in this key role.


Hours are flexible, to be agreed between 22 and 36 hours per week (902 - 1476 hours per annum, term time + the equivalent of 2 additional weeks)

As one of two Technicians within the Science team, you will prepare practical lessons (including setting out equipment, chemicals, solutions and gases), help with servicing and general maintenance of laboratories (including the replenishment of stocks), help maintain and organise resources, share in the servicing, testing and maintenance of laboratory equipment and manually transfer equipment. Your attention to detail along with your strong service ethos and ability to cope with conflicting demands will be fundamental to your success.

Experience within a similar environment would be an advantage.

We, at Newton Abbot College, have exceptional expectations of our students and staff and we welcome applicants who share our commitment to place student learning at the centre of everything we do. Our induction programme is excellent and all staff are involved in an innovative CPD programme.

Sounds interesting? Then get in touch.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students and expect all staff to share this commitment. If successful, you will undergo Disclosure and Barring Service and employment checks.

Details available on the College website Only applications submitted on the College’s online application form will be considered. Tel: 01626 367335. Email:

Closing date: 27 June 2018 at noon;    Interview date: 5 July 2018

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