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Job details
Employer Aylward Academy
Location Enfield
Salary £18,657 - £19,623 per annum
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts 01 September 2017

36 hours per week, 52 weeks per year

Aylward Academy is part of London Academies Enterprise Trust (LAET). Our objective is to provide all students with a first class education. Why? Because we believe that a solid education is vital in today’s world. We recognise that every student has different needs and that it’s our job to meet them. We not only educate students about life, we prepare them for life. Whatever a student’s ambition, we will give them the best possible start.

We are looking for a Science Technician to join our dynamic team of committed Science Teachers and Science Technicians who are dedicated to providing the best possible opportunities to our students. You will provide a wide range of skilled technical support and assistance to the Science faculty under the guidance of the Senior Laboratory Manager and Head of Faculty. The successful candidate will have previous experience of working as a Science Technician.

Our Science department is a very successful department with good GCSE outcomes and a huge take up at a KS5 offer of Biology, Chemistry and Physics ‘A’ Levels and BTEC Applied Science at L2 and L3. This leads to excellent progression into science related degrees and higher education. The department provides lots of practical’s at KS3 to generate a love of Science in the lower school.

The successful candidate will:

  • Have previous experience of working in the role of Science Technician
  • Have a genuine passion and belief in the potential of every pupil
  • Be able to relate to young people and adults within the learning environment

As the sponsor, LAET believes that all young people deserve to become world-class learners – to learn, enjoy, succeed and thrive in a first rate educational environment with the best facilities, the best teaching and the most up-to-date resources available to them. In each of our academies, you will benefit from visionary, inspirational and dynamic leadership and be empowered to develop your own skills with access to world-class CPD and Talent Management programmes. You will also be entitled to the following benefits: a health cash plan, vehicle affinity scheme, Cycle2work, childcare vouchers and Westfield rewards.

Closing date: Friday 28 April 2017.
Interviews are scheduled to take place on Monday 8 May 2017.

Please note that we reserve the right to close this vacancy early should we receive an overwhelming response. All candidates are advised to refer to the job description and person specification before making an application.

In line with our safeguarding practices we are unable to accept CV's.

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We are committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. A Disclosure and Barring Service Certificate will be required for all posts. This post will be subject to enhanced checks as part of our Prevent Duty.

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