Lab Technician, Walsall

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West Walsall E-Act AcademyWalsall
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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: SCP 20-25
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Laboratory Technician 

SCP 20-25 FTE = £19,819 - £23,111 to be pro-rata to 35hours per week, term-time only 

Keen to challenge young people with opportunities they may not know they even exist yet? We aim to raise pupils’ aspirations so they begin to believe in themselves and understand that there is nothing holding them back, including where they happen to live or their family’s experience in education.  

At West Walsall E-ACT Academy, we know that the life chances of our pupils are determined by inspirational professionals who are prepared to go the extra mile to support the pupils within the academy. 

We are seeking to appoint a driven and experienced behaviour professional to join the academy as a Laboratory Technician. We are looking for a motivated and ambitious individual who will be committed to driving our high expectations for all pupils across the academy and have the resilience to make a real difference to the lives of our young people. You will possess strong interpersonal skills to effectively communicate with staff, parents, carers, pupils and external agencies. 

Our academy 

An 11-18 academy in Walsall resolutely focussed on improving the life chances of all our students and inspiring them to reach their full potential. 

Ofsted good rated, recognised for helping students to progress from often low starting points.

 A great place to work and live Located just eight miles from Birmingham and six miles from Wolverhampton, Walsall is home to two E-ACT academies in Reedswood E-ACT Academy and West Walsall E-ACT Academy. 

Part of the E-ACT Family 

E-ACT multi-academy trust is responsible for 25 academies across the length and breadth of England. We are always on the lookout for dynamic, motivated and enthusiastic people so we can continue to give every one of our students the opportunity to explore, solve, create and achieve. In return, we offer the chance to work with amazing people and inspirational students, as well as a great salary and sector-leading work-life balance. 

The role 

We are determined to ensure that all our students reach their full academic potential and develop the skills and personality to lead successful lives. 

 We are looking a person who has had some experience of working in a science laboratory setting.  A willingness to assist in some science practical lessons and competence in using Microsoft Office would be an advantage. 

If you want to make a real difference and are ready for a new challenge, then please get in touch using the contact details below.  

How to apply 

The closing date for applications is 21st September at 12pm. 

Interviews to be held: Week commencing 1st October 

Applications to be sent to:  

Further details and an application form are available on our website at or  contact Mrs Kully Thandi, Principal’s PA at West Walsall E-ACT Academy, Primley Avenue, Walsall WS2 9UA,  Tel. (01922) 720741 or email .

 E-ACT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults, and all appointments are subject to enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) checks and satisfactory references. 

E-ACT is also committed to promoting equality, challenging discrimination and developing community cohesion. We welcome applications from all sections of the community.

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