Science Technician, Bethnal Green, London

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Oaklands SchoolBethnal Green, London

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Start date: Required from December 2018 (or as soon as possible thereafter)
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Scale 4 Point 18 – 21 (Actual salary payable £19, 162.51 - £20, 621.72 per annum)
Contract term: Permanent

Science Technician            

Required from December 2018 (or as soon as possible thereafter)    

Salary:  Scale 4 Points 18 – 21 (£22, 377 – £24, 081 per annum, pro rata) (Actual salary payable £19, 162.51 - £20, 621.72 per annum) 

35 hours per week, term time only (39 weeks)  

Oaklands School is a fully inclusive school with a wealth of opportunities for all learners to achieve their full potential. Our Progress 8 Scores are well above national average for the fifth year in a row. We are a school which serves the local community and promotes co-operation, responsibility and respect.   

We seek to appoint a suitably qualified Science Technician who will be responsible for providing technical support in Science subjects (KS3, KS4, A Level, BTEC) and to coordinate the use of practical resources and facilities in the Science Department.  

Applicants should have knowledge of COSHH and a relevant Science qualification, with previous experience of working in a Science department, School or commercial laboratory.  The post holder will be expected to deputise in the absence of the Senior Science Technician.

  We are keen to hear from you if you:- 

• Are an excellent communicator 

• Are flexible and adaptable 

• Wish to support  young people

• Are a team player   

We can offer you the opportunity to join: 

• A highly committed and dedicated staff

• Excellent CPD opportunities

• Students who love their school, are ambitious and want to learn  

Oaklands is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applications for all posts from appropriately qualified persons regardless of age, disability, ethnicity, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, religion or belief.  

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The successful candidate will be DBS checked.  

Please contact HR for an application pack on:  

Phone: 020 7613 1014 Email:  

The deadline for application: 9am on Tuesday 11th December 2018  

Interviews will take place shortly thereafter.

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More about Oaklands School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Old Bethnal Green Road, London, E2 6PR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 7613 1014

Oaklands is a mixed, comprehensive, non-denominational secondary school with sixth form situated in East London. It is a community state school as well as a NSS (National Support School] that provides support to other schools. A smaller than average ...