Science Technician, Sandwell

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RSA AcademySandwell

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: NJC point 5 £18,795 – point 6 £19,171 (actual salary range £17,301 – £17,648)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Science Technician 

37 hours per week – Term Time Only plus 10 days (plus 5 training days)

NJC point 5 £18,795 – point 6 £19,171 (actual salary range £17,301 – £17,648)

We have an immediate vacancy for enthusiastic and motivated individuals to take on the role of Science Technician within the school. The role will be to provide practical and technical support for teaching and learning within the Science Department, including the preparation of materials, setting up of equipment for class practical sessions and maintaining equipment for use.  Previous knowledge/experience of working within a laboratory environment is desirable.

You will be joining a group of successful schools all judged to be good or outstanding, serving approximately 3000 children from nursery through to 19 years of age. The Central RSA Multi Academy Trust sits within an umbrella trust of schools known as RSAA. The RSA Academy in Tipton (West Midlands) is an oversubscribed and expanding 11-19 school with 1100 students (including Sixth Form). This will rise to 1200 plus sixth form over the next two years. The school is highly aspirational, boasting fantastic facilities for both students and staff, including a £5 million new build block, to enable expansion. Significant changes have been made to remove barriers to improvement, and the successful candidate will be joining the school at a critical and exciting time to drive things forward.

Interested parties who would like an informal conversation about the role are welcome to contact Dave Allden, Assistant Principal for Science at the school on 0121 5561351.

For further information and details of how to apply, please download an application pack from our website at 

Closing date: 9am on Monday 14th October 2019.

Central RSA Academies Trust is committed to the promotion of equal opportunities and diversity. It is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 

More about RSA Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Bilston Road, Gospel Oak, Tipton, West Midlands, DY4 0BZ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 121 556 1351