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Science Technician

St Helena SchoolEssex



Pay Range: Local Government Scale 3, Point 4-5

Actual Salary from: £16,558

Start Date: 1st September 2021

The Role:

We are seeking an outstanding individual to provide full technician support to the Science teaching staff, particularly in the preparation and cleaning/clearing of lesson materials.

This post is 37 hours per week, 40 weeks per year (term time, plus non-pupil days and 1 week working during school closure periods),

Some of your key responsibilities will include:

Ensuring the efficient preparation and organisation of equipment for lessons as requested on the daily 'Apparatus Request Sheet' (primarily physics lessons, but also biology and chemistry lessons as necessary).

• Cleaning equipment and laboratories after each lesson and any chemical spillages when they occur.

• Organising, storing and checking the condition of chemicals and equipment, including radioactive sources.

(The full details can be found in the attached Job Outline and Person Specification).

We're looking for you if you have:

● A good standard of education.

● A commitment to high standards of achievement from students and yourself.

● Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to act on your own initiative.

Why work for The Sigma Trust, St Helena School?

We Can Offer You:

A Competitive Salary

• Robust school CPD training programme that enables you to flourish

• Opportunities to work with colleagues across the Trust to share resources, ideas and build collaborative relationships

• Employee Benefits: Employee Assistance Programme, Pension Scheme, Cycle to Work Scheme and Discounted Gym Membership at selected local gyms

Additional Information:

For additional information about the Trust and this school, please visit our website

To Apply:

To apply for this post, please complete an application form, available from The Sigma Trust/this website and return it to quoting reference 614. Please read the Notes for Applicants document attached.

Closing date:  Midnight, Sunday 20th June 2021

The Sigma Trust is committed to safeguarding and protecting the children and young people that we work with.  As such, all posts are subject to safer recruitment process, including the disclosure of criminal records and vetting checks. We ensure that we have a range of policies in place which promote safeguarding and safer working practice across our schools.

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