Science Technician, Sowerby Bridge

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Ryburn Valley High SchoolSowerby Bridge
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Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Part Time / Full Time
Salary: £15355 - £16295 dependent on experiance. 37 hours per week term time only +1 day
Contract term: Permanent

Would you like a career in the heart of the ‘Happy Valley’?  

Ryburn is a truly special place to work and study. We aim to “inspire students with a love of learning, a zest for life and genuine confidence to excel in a colourful world”.  

Required as soon as possible – An excellent Science Technician.  

Why Ryburn?   

“The focus here is ‘people’, staff and students, and ensuring that everyone reaches their full potential." - Media Teacher

 "Ryburn has a fantastic CPD programme and courses are readily available to improve your teaching and learning. Working here has really helped develop my skills as a teacher." - Maths NQT   

"The key to making Ryburn a pleasant school to work in is the students. They have a lot of pride in where they go to school and realise the importance of trying their hardest to succeed." - English Teacher    

"This is a Good School. Relationships between students and with staff are very positive so learning takes place in an atmosphere of mutual respect.” OfSTED 2017  Ryburn Valley High School is a top performing Academy.

 We are a hugely oversubscribed 11 – 18 Comprehensive School with over 1,450 students on roll including 250 in the Sixth Form. We aim for exceptional achievement for all by developing world class teaching and nurturing meaningful relationships based on our values, warmth, humour and trust.   We have very high expectations of staff and invest heavily in their development. Career opportunities are rich in the coming years.     The successful candidate will:

 • Be an excellent Science Technician

 • be focused on building strong professional relationships 

 • be positive and contribute to a ‘can-do’ culture  

 The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.    Successful applicants will need to undertake a DBS enhanced clearance for the Academy.  

Further details are available from or visit our website   Application maybe completed using the online TES online form. If you would like an email copy please contact Jo Lumb at

 Deadline: Friday 19th October 2018.   Interviews will take place w/c 22nd October 2018


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More about Ryburn Valley High School
Address: St. Peters Avenue, Sowerby, Sowerby Bridge, West Yorkshire, HX6 1DF, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1422 832070