Science Technician, Ashford Kent

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The Norton Knatchbull SchoolAshford Kent

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Kent Range 4
Contract term: Permanent


Required for September 2018

This is a permanent post, 37 hours per week, term time only. It is paid on Kent Range 4 - £17,137 (pro rata: £14,132). This is a vital role within a successful team and key tasks are to prepare practical lessons and support science teachers. The successful applicant will have a good level of organisation and the ability to manage time effectively. He/she would also be flexible, mindful of health and safety issues and possess excellent interpersonal skills. A degree of computer literacy would be required for the role and an interest in Chemistry, Biology or Physics is essential.

For a job description and an application form, visit our school website at 

Please send completed application form, C.V. and application letter of no more than 2 sides of A4, to Mrs. S. Butcher, P.A. to the Headteacher, either by post or email 

Deadline for applications: 4 p.m. Friday 22nd June 2018. Interviews will take place as soon as possible thereafter.

NKS is committed to the Continuing Professional Development of all our staff.  We support our employees in career development and respect initiative and ambition.  As such we are committed to using Performance Management; formal and informal training; coaching and mentoring; and peer support to ensure the progression of our staff.  In return we expect commitment and a desire to improve and excel from our colleagues.

All new recruits to our team will be further supported by a comprehensive Induction Programme and a Mentor.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.

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More about The Norton Knatchbull School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Boys
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Hythe Road, Ashford, Kent, TN24 0QJ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1233 620045
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