As the Health & Science Technician, you will be providing technical support to the Health and Social Care and Sports Science Curriculum areas. The post holder will be responsible for assisting the teaching staff in the management of the science laboratories, simulation and analysis facilities and storerooms. This will include: organising and providing for the safe storage, usage and working of all laboratory and simulation stores and equipment and giving directions relating to equipment and the laboratory/simulation environment as needed, appropriate to the learning needs of staff and students.
Additionally, the post holder will be assisting the teaching team in the management and purchase of resources and equipment, and providing support for extended STEM learning opportunities for learners.
The successful candidate should have a suitable Lab Tech qualification or experience as a Lab Technician within a commercial or educational environment.
This is an exciting time to join Weston College. The College is Ofsted 'Outstanding', its Higher Education provision is graded 'Gold' by the Teaching Excellence and Student Outcomes Framework (TEF), and Weston College has recently won the Queen's Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education, one of only two Further Education colleges in the country to be awarded this prestigious honour. Furthermore, the College is an Investors in People 'Champion' and has been awarded 'Gold' by Investors in People, which demonstrates Weston College's commitment to invest in our staff to improve performance.
Weston College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.