Part-Time Laboratory Assistant, Cambridge

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The Leys SchoolCambridge

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Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £9.86 per hour
Contract term: Permanent

Part-Time Laboratory Assistant   

Term-time only

An opportunity has arisen for a laboratory assistant working as part of the School’s Science Faculty. This interesting and varied role requires a pleasant, approachable, self-motivated, reliable and helpful individual with an interest in practical science, who would enjoy working with teachers and pupils to achieve this dynamic Faculty’s aims.

The successful candidate will be fluent in both written and spoken English; a working knowledge of computers is desirable. Whilst induction to the role will be available, previous laboratory experience is advantageous.

The school is committed to providing an environment, which promotes the social, emotional, physical and moral development of our pupils, supported by a philosophy, which views strong pastoral care as vital in achieving these objectives.

Normal work hours will be based on working 17 hours a week Wednesday to Saturday; Wednesday 11am to 3pm, Thursday 8am to 1pm, Friday 8am to 4:30pm and 13 Saturdays at 4 hours each. A flexible approach to working hours will be required.

For an application pack please call 01223 508900 or email

The closing date for completed applications is noon on Thursday 20th September 2018. Interviews will be held week commencing 24th September 2018.

An enhanced DBS check and workplace references will be required; a six working month probationary period will also apply. Evidence of eligibility to work in the UK required as applicable. 

Charity no: 1144035. 

This school welcomes diversity.

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More about The Leys School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Christian
Address: Trumpington Road, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB2 7AD, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1223 508900
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