Senior Science Technician, Coventry, West Midlands

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Cardinal Wiseman Catholic SchoolCoventry, West Midlands

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Part Time / Full Time
Salary: Scale 4, £18,070-£20,138 p.a. pro-rata
Contract term: Permanent

On behalf of the Academy Committee, we are seeking an inspirational, highly motivated and enthusiastic Senior Science Technician to join the Science Faculty at Cardinal Wiseman Catholic School within The Romero Catholic Academy. This is an exciting time to be part of a growing team as we strive for academic excellence for all students in our care.

You will provide assistance in the preparation of resources for practical classes, with duties including:

  • preparation of resources, including assembling apparatus
  • ensuring safe storage and transit of resources,
  • stock taking, ordering resources
  • maintaining a healthy, safe and productive environment in the School's prep room and laboratories.
  • record keeping

About you:

Candidates should be energetic, excellent team players, keen to learn, and able to work under pressure and to deadlines. Ideally, you should have experience of practical science. All applicants must be committed to contributing towards the aims and values of the school. 

The Science faculty contains 9 laboratories, one classroom and a dedicated Science computer room. All Science rooms have undergone a major refurbishment and have interactive whiteboards, and all staff are provided with their own laptop.  

Cardinal Wiseman is an 11-18 school in the north-east of Coventry which is on a journey of improvement. This post is instrumental in driving improvement in the school to enable even more students to achieve their full potential. 

If you would like an informal chat about the role please contact Mrs Allchin, Senior Science Technician, or Mr Hermitage, Head of Science Faculty.

We would be delighted to show you around our school, to arrange a visit, please contact Mrs Renata Robins on 02476 617 231 or email

If you would like further information please contact Nikki Stoves, HR Officer, by 18 May 2018, noon

Interviews will take place during week commencing 21 May 2018. 

Please note, we reserve the right to close this vacancy once we have received sufficient applications.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students. All offers of employment will be subject to an enhanced DBS checks.

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More about Cardinal Wiseman Catholic School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Potters Green Road, Potters Green, Coventry, West Midlands, CV2 2AJ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 24 7661 7231
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