Science Technician, Reading

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Prospect SchoolReading

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

37 hours per week (hours negotiable), term time only

We are looking for a Science Technician who will support with the provision of resources and materials to aid in the teaching and learning of science and to assist in the operation and maintenance of the science classrooms and preparation areas. The successful candidate will have a strong interest in science. 

Ideally, the hours of work will be 37 hours per week, Monday to Friday (term time only). However, the hours are negotiable and also could be suitable for job share.

Prospect School is located near to the motorway network and has excellent public transport options, providing frequent and reliable access to the school, but is a pleasant, green and open site. The teaching at this school is geared to meet the needs of the diverse community it serves, operating under inclusive and candid ethos. Prospect is a progressive and vibrant learning community that focuses on raising the aspirations and releasing the potential of every young person in our care. Prospect is a successful 11-18 school with a strong focus on learning in all aspects of its work. 

For further details about the position, please refer to the job description and person specification, which is on the school website or contact the Office Manager, Mrs L Akister by telephone or email Only applications on Prospect’s application form will be accepted.

Closing date: Midday, Monday 4 June 2018.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The recruitment of the successful applicant will be subject to enhanced DBS certificate and registration with the update service. Prospect School is an equal opportunities employer. 


Cockney Hill, Reading, RG30 4EX

Head Teacher: Mr P Davies

Telephone: 0118 9023152

Fax: 0118 9504172



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More about Prospect School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Cockney Hill, Tilehurst, Reading, Berkshire, RG30 4EX, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 118 9590466
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