Science Technician, Hertfordshire

Closing date:Expiring in 2 days

Presdales SchoolHertfordshire

Date posted:
Start date: April 2020
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £11,885 - £12,103
Contract term: Permanent

We are seeking a dynamic individual to provide technical and administrative support to teaching staff and to ensure the safe and proper use and maintenance of resources and equipment within the Physics department.

The successful candidate must be a team player who is passionate about the role practical work plays in Science education.  They will need to be well-organised and flexible.  Experience within a school setting and practical Science experience at A level standard in any Science is ideal, but training will also be available for a suitable candidate.

This is a permanent position, term-time plus 2 weeks, consisting of 25 hours per week, 8.30am-1.30pm or 8.00am-1.00pm, Monday-Friday.  Flexibility may be required at busy times of the year.

Presdales is an outstanding all-girls 11-18 school, with boys in the sixth form. We are a school which values all students, irrespective of their age and ability and helps them to exceed expectations through high quality teaching and learning and the opportunity to take part in a wide variety of activities which will enrich their educational and personal development beyond the classroom.

We provide a caring environment where all students are supported, as well as challenged, to ensure that there is no limit to their potential. We prepare our students for a world that is constantly changing by encouraging them to be independent learners who are determined, confident and who never give up. Alongside academic excellence there is a strong focus on enjoyment, excellent behaviour and respect for all.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expect staff to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo an Enhanced DBS disclosure and approved references will be required for the post

Closing date for applications: 9.00 am, Monday 24th February 2020 

Please submit:

1. A letter of application 

2. A completed application form (available on the school website)

You can post your application to the school, or send by email to 

Please note that CVs will not be accepted

More about Presdales School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Hoe Lane, Ware, Hertfordshire, SG12 9NX, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1920 462 210
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