Science Technician, Shropshire

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Oswestry SchoolShropshire

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Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: based on experience and/or qualifications
Contract term: Permanent

Oswestry School is an independent, co-educational day & boarding school, with a 11-18 senior school of c.350 pupils (130 of whom board) and a 4-11 junior school (Bellan House) of c.120 pupils. The strong ethos of the school is reflected in its fabulous pastoral care and sense of community. The School recently underwent inspection, with an excellent report. As well as providing a fantastic learning and living environment for young people, Oswestry School offers an enjoyable, challenging and rewarding working environment.

Oswestry School is located on the outskirts of its market town on the Welsh borders, with easy access to the great outdoors as well as good links to the local town of Shrewsbury and the cities of Chester, Manchester and Birmingham.

Science Technician

Applications are sought for an experienced, full-time (term time only) science technician. The science technician provides technical support to teachers in the Science faculty with the provision of the practical aspects of teaching from Year 6 to Year 13 covering all three science subjects. They may also provide some in-class practical support if required.

The School operates a pay scale for Technicians and the level of pay awarded within this scale will be based on experience and/or qualifications of the successful candidate. 

For an informal discussion regarding the post, please contact Miss Alison Sefton, Deputy Head (Academic), on 01691 655711 or email at 

Closing dates for the above position:  12 noon on Wednesday 4th September 2019

Provisional interview date for the above position: Friday 13th September 2019

The school reserves the right to offer the post at any stage in the appointment process or not to offer the post.

For an application form and job description please contact:

Gemma Curran, HR Officer, Oswestry School, Upper Brook Street, Oswestry, SY11 2TL

Telephone 01691 655711 or email 

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

A company limited by Guarantee No 3931222.

Charity Registration No. 1079822.

More about Oswestry School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 19 years
Address: Upper Brook Street, Oswestry, Shropshire, SY11 2TL, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1691 655711
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