Science Technician

William Edwards SchoolEssex

William Edwards School is a happy and positive school looking to appoint an effective, enthusiastic and experienced Science Technician to join our friendly and supportive team. The successful candidate will provide an effective support to the teaching staff within the subject, operating both independently and as part of a team, within agreed procedures and timescales, and forming good working relationships with both staff and pupils.

As a Science technician, your tasks would include;

• preparing, setting up and checking equipment

• supporting teaching staff and students during lessons

• supporting technician staff

• putting away equipment after lessons

• ensuring a safe environment

• organising and storing equipment and checking stock

• repairing, maintaining and modifying equipment

• maintaining stock checks 

• administrative tasks


This is an exciting time to join SWECET; in 2020, the Trust grew to 6 schools with the opening of the new Orsett Heath Academy which will eventually accommodate 1200 pupils. SWECET is a realistic and forward-thinking Trust which genuinely values its workforce 

In return for their dedication to achieving our vision, we offer our colleagues:

• Competitive salaries. 

• Full and comprehensive induction with training and tailored pathways for individual career progression. 

• Reduced gym membership at a Trust school. 

• Becoming part of a growing organisation.

• A health and wellbeing package. 

• A two week October half term.


Visits from prospective candidates are warmly welcomed and encouraged. To arrange a visit, please Email

South West Essex Community Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants for this post must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including reference checks with previous employers and an enhanced DBS check with the Disclosure & Barring Service. 

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William Edwards School


William Edwards School
Stifford Clays RoadGraysEssexRM16 3NJUnited Kingdom
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