Science Technician, Redbridge

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New City College - Redbridge Campus (Chadwell Heath)Redbridge

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £20,473 per annum
Contract term: Permanent

New City College is the dynamic group of further education colleges in East London which comprises Tower Hamlets College, Hackney Community College, Epping Forest College Redbridge College, Havering College of Further & Higher Education and Havering Sixth form College. Our 6-college merger places the group at the forefront of further education in the region. With a turnover of £110m, 30,000 students and 2000 staff it is one of the strongest and most influential further education organisations in the country. 

Our college environment is second to none. We have industry standard facilities and equipment at all campuses, expert staff and partnerships with other high profile organisations which all prepare students for progression to higher education or successful careers.

East London is dynamic, innovative and entrepreneurial. As we develop our longer term vision, we will continue to ensure that we invest in our staff and other resources to provide a distinctive offer and excellent, supportive learning environment which meets the needs of students and employers and prepares local people for the changing workforce of the area. 

Our science department was graded “Outstanding” by the College SAR validation panel. We offer a wide range of science courses for adults and young people including GCSE and Access courses for adults, and BTEC Applied Science.

Type of Contract: Full time Science Technician (term time only 40 weeks per annum)

Location: Redbridge Campus (Little Heath)

Salary: £20,473 per annum (pro-rata of £23,265)

Start Date: ASAP

We are looking for a technically qualified and experienced person to provide an effective and efficient technical service to science teaching.

You will prepare apparatus, materials and solutions, set up, and check equipment and apparatus for use in practical classes, assessment and exams. You need to be a team player, well organised, capable of multi-tasking and possess a full range of science technician skills. Good chemistry knowledge would be preferred.

The Science Department is accommodated in facilities including four laboratories and two preparation rooms. Our students are a balance of young people and adults studying GCSE, BTECs and vocational applied science courses at levels 2, 3 and 5, including Access to HE courses and Higher National Diploma in Applied Biology. Results at all levels are very high.  We have an excellent record of preparing students for scientific and medical careers.  The technician support provided by for the practical element of courses is good (Ofsted, December 2015). 

Closing date: 13th October 2019 

Interviews will be held week commencing 21st October 2019 

To apply for these vacancies and for further information please visit our website: Alternatively you may contact Human Resources, New City College, Poplar High Street, London E14 0AF. Tel: 020 7510 7713. Fax: 020 7510 7785. E-mail:

More about New City College - Redbridge Campus (Chadwell Heath)
Phase: Further & Higher Education
Age Range: 16+ years
Address: Redbridge Campus (Chadwell Heath), Chadwell Heath Lane, Chadwell Heath, Romford, Essex, RM6 4XT, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 8548 7486