Science Technician, Northamptonshire

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Prince William SchoolNorthamptonshire
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Start date: ASAP after interview
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Grade E Point 13-15
Contract term: Permanent


Science Technician 

 Closing date: 4pm Monday 4 September 2017

Interviews: TBC

Start Date: As soon as possible after interview

Pay Scale: Grade E, Points 13-15 depending on experience

Hours: 32.5 hours per week, 39 weeks per year (term time + training days)

We are seeking to employ an enthusiastic, motivated technician with good organisational and team working skills to work in the Science department. You will join us at an exciting time as we move into a state of the art, brand new science block consisting of 13 laboratories and 3 prep rooms. You will be part of a team of three technicians that work closely and collaboratively with teachers to develop and provide resources for students in their lessons.

Experience of a scientific background or at least an A-level qualification in Science would be an advantage, although full training can be provided. You should have good IT skills.

Main duties include preparing lesson resources for Science lessons, routine maintenance of laboratory equipment and stock checking.

For the right candidate there may be further developmental opportunities such as PAT testing, placing orders with suppliers or specific personal development points.

There are opportunities within the school for a candidate with the appropriate skills set and interest to progress to a role that involves working in the laboratory to support students in a learning environment.

You are very welcome to contact us informally for further information before applying.

Prince William School

At the core of our school are our students. They are enthusiastic, well behaved and keen to do the best they can. We strive to provide them with the challenging and inspirational curriculum they need to prepare them for the ever changing world they will find themselves in; they will have an experience they will never forget. Our aim is simple, we aim to be the best school in Northamptonshire and beyond for every student, no matter their ability or aspirations. We have achieved positive P8 scores for the last two years and we have high expectations of learning for all, staff and students.

There is a nursery on site that is run by a private company.

How to apply

Please download an application pack from the school website or contact the school by email Please include a letter of not more than 2 sides of A4 outlining your experiences that are relevant to the post of Science Techinican. Please address your letter to Miss E. Knight.

Applications Returned by email to or by post to Miss E. Knight, (Recruitment), Prince William School, Herne Road, Oundle, PE8 4BS.

Prince William School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to references and DBS check.

EMLC Academy Trust is a charitable company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales under registered number 08149829 and registered address Bridge House, Bridge Street, Olney, Bucks, MK46 4AB.  Prince William School is a business name of EMLC Academy Trust.

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More about Prince William School
Address: Herne Road, Oundle, Northamptonshire, PE8 4BS, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1832 272881