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Job details

Job details
Employer William Perkin CofE High School
Location Ealing
Salary Starting salary (term time only) is £20,469pa (Grade 4)
Contract type Part Time / Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts September 2017

Science Technician

William Perkin Church of England High School, Greenford, Middlesex UB6 8PR is seeking to appoint a Science Technician - for September 2017. 

A Science Technician is required to assist in the Science Department at William Perkin Church of England High School.  The main purpose of the role is to support the Science teaching programme by providing technical and practical support to the department, and to assist with the maintenance of a healthy and safe working environment.

The Science technician role is highly suitable for someone looking to gain school experience before moving on to teacher training.

Successful Candidates will be:   

Proactive, approachable, calm and professional.  S/he will have excellent communication skills and a high level of personal organisation.  The post-holder will need to flexible in their approach to working hours and have commitment to the values and ethos of the Trust.  

For more information please see the Job Descriptions on the Twyford Trust website at

William Perkin CE High School, Greenford  

William Perkin Church of England High School opened as a Free School in September 2013 with its first intake of Year 7 students, and now has four year groups (7, 8, 9, 10) totalling around 770 students.  The school is founded on the successful systems and approaches of Twyford CE High School, with the principle difference that it is a distinctively Christian school with open admission criteria.  The school was rated Ofsted ‘Outstanding’ in June 2015, and is oversubscribed on first choice applicants.  The staff community, though still small, is very positive and highly motivated.  

The context - The Twyford Trust

The Twyford Trust was established in October 2011 with the support of the LDBS to launch a second school based on the success of Twyford Church of England High School.  The Trust aims to deliver outstanding education in a comprehensive school setting, and embraces the motto ‘Life in all its fullness’ (John 10:10), encouraging students to use their individual gifts wisely and well.    

How to apply  

Please visit the Vacancies page of the Twyford Trust website for more information about how to apply, and to download a Job description, Application Form and Letter to Applicants.

Applications must be submitted to HR/Recruitment, Twyford Church of England Academies Trust, c/o Twyford Church of England School, Twyford Crescent, Acton, London W3 9PP by the closing time and date above.  Applications can be emailed to  Please do not send applications by fax.  

Starting salary (term time only) is £20,469pa (Grade 5)   

We welcome applicants interested in either Full-time or part-time positions.  

Hours are negotiable for the right candidate.    

Closing date: 12 noon on Thursday 8th June 2017   

Interview date: Tuesday 13th June 2017

The Twyford Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The successful applicant will be required to undergo the child protection screening appropriate to the post, including an enhanced disclosure from the DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) and references from previous employers.  For more information about the DBS please see

You will also be expected to sign and adhere to the school’s SAFEGUARDING CHILDREN & YOUNG PEOPLE and SAFE WORKING PRACTICE AGREEMENT which is available as a download on the school website Vacancies page.