Senior Science Technician, Birmingham, West Midlands

Closing date:New this week

Ark Boulton AcademyBirmingham, West Midlands

Date posted:
Start date: February 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Ark Support Staff Scale Band 6 Outside London (full time £19,446 – £24,105) Pro rata salary (£16,652 - £20,642)
Contract term: Maternity Cover

Senior Science Technician (Maternity Cover)

Salary: Ark Support Staff Scale Band 6 Outside London (full time £19,446 – £24,105) Pro rata salary (£16,652 - £20,642) 

 “It takes a whole community to bring up a child.” We work closely with parents and community to support our children to develop a strong character and become confident young people.

The Role

As a Senior Science Technician, you will support the delivery of science by providing practical day-to-day support in the learning environment and will ensure that the classrooms and display boards are up to date. The successful candidate will undertake a range of duties including supporting students in the classroom and providing technical assistance across the school community.


You will be responsible for overseeing the preparation of teaching materials to ensure effective support for the teaching staff in the Science department. We want you to provide a nurturing classroom environment that helps the pupils grow as learners. You will contribute to developing your department and ensuring that as a team, you are committed to raising achievement. 

The Individual

You are someone who understands the difference a great education can make to pupils lives, as you are a great role model for not only them but other members of staff too. You are ideally educated to degree level or above and preferably have previous experience of working in a school environment. You enjoy being part of a great team and you have a genuine passion and belief in the potential of every student. 

To apply for this post or to find out more about Ark Boulton please visit If you would like any further information about this role, please contact the HR team on 0121 773 8156 or

Closing date: Thursday 20th December 2018 09.00 am 

Ark value diversity and are committed to safeguarding and promoting child welfare. The successful candidate will be subject to DBS and any other relevant employment checks.

Job location

More about Ark Boulton Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: Golden Hillock Road, Sparkhill, Birmingham, West Midlands, B11 2QG, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 121 773 8156
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Ark Boulton Academy is a six-form entry secondary school in Sparkbrook, Birmingham. The school joined the Ark network in September 2015, after its predecessor school was placed in special measures by Ofsted. It is now under a strong and effective lea...