Lead Science Technician, Cheadle Hulme High School

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Cheadle Hulme High School & Sixth FormCheadle Hulme High School

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Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £17,858 -£19,592 according to experience
Contract term: Permanent

Laurus Trust 

Cheadle Hulme High School

School Lead Science Technician

Required to start as soon as possible

Permanent Position 

Salary: Scale 5: from £17,858 - £19,592 (pro-rata salary)

Hours: 37 per week – this position is term-time only  

An experienced Science Technician with good technical knowledge is required to lead our committed and outstanding team, supporting our large science department to deliver exceptional lessons. This is an opportunity to work in a highly professional environment providing laboratory/classroom assistance and ensuring the utmost care is taken to ensure a safe working environment. 

Cheadle Hulme High School is the founder school of the Laurus Trust, a new Multi-Academy Trust in the North West of England. In the list of top secondary state schools CHHS was judged outstanding in every single category by Ofsted in 2011 and 2015.

In the 2017 Progress 8 Headline measure CHHS came in the top 3% of schools nationally and also ranked as the 18th non-denominational comprehensive school nationwide in the annual Times Parent Power Survey. 68% of students achieved the gold standard of 9-5 in English and mathematics, with 10% of the cohort achieving grade 9s. 

We are home to the Altius Alliance centre of excellence providing School Centred Initial Teacher Training (SCITT). 

Our leaders passionately believe in creating a supportive culture where all our staff can develop and thrive. We actively promote flexible working opportunities. Our staff tell us “It is a privilege to work at CHHS. I feel that our hard work is recognised, valued and appreciated by the leadership team and opportunities to further develop professionally are promoted and encouraged” (Head of Science, CHHS.)

In 2015 our Ofsted report stated:

  • Leaders at every level share a passion for students to succeed and for the school to be a beacon of excellence within the community.
  • Staff at the school are extremely well led.
  • Staff remarked “not only are the students looked after, so are we”

If you want to work in a highly ambitious and successful school and believe you have the vision and commitment to join our team, then we would like to hear from you. 

To apply, please click the button below. (CVs will not be accepted)

Deadline for applications: 9:00am Monday 14th May 2018

Interviews to be held: Friday 18th May

The Laurus Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment.

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More about Cheadle Hulme High School & Sixth Form
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Woods Lane, Cheadle Hulme, Stockport, Cheshire, SK8 7JY, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 161 4857201
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