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Science Technician

Riverside SchoolBarking and Dagenham

Required, a Science Technician to join an exciting new Secondary School which opened in 2012.  Riverside School serves the growing Barking Riverside community on the banks of the Thames and is already fully-subscribed. 

Main Activities

Prepare laboratories for lessons, taking note of requests from Senior Science Technician and Science teaching staff in respect of:- 

  • equipment (either for demonstrations or group work) 
  • consumables 
  • stationery, worksheets and textbooks

Ensure that the laboratory is clean and safe for use at the start of each lesson.

Assist as required in clearing up laboratory after every lesson/practical.

Prepare orders of equipment, books, stationery and other consumables.   

Receive and check deliveries against orders.   

Assist with the annual stock take.

To ensure the application of Health and Safety procedures and to raise awareness of H&S issues specifically in relation to laboratories.

The above duties are neither exclusive nor exhaustive and the post holder may be required to carry out such other appropriate duties as may be required by the Head of school within the grading level of the post and the competence of the post holder.

The school is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and as such all appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS (CRB) check. Appointments are also subject to satisfactory references/medical clearance 

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