Science Technician, Lewisham

Closing date:Expiring soon

Forest Hill SchoolLewisham

Date posted:
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Scale 4, £24,054 - £24,927 pro rata (approx: £17,156 -£17,464)
Contract term: Permanent

We are looking to appoint a hardworking and experienced science technician to support our Science Department.   The role is Monday to Friday 8.30am to 3.30pm, with an hour lunch break.  Start date, as soon as possible.    If you have experience of working in a busy school science department and are adept at dealing with a wide variety of tasks, this could be the role for you.

The successful candidate will play a full part in all aspects of laboratory organisation i.e. setting up and operating appropriate systems, storage of equipment, materials and apparatus with particular emphasis on Health & Safety in prep rooms and laboratories where appropriate.

We expect all our technicians to undertake training to fulfil their role in the science department.

Please visit our website at for general information about the school.   

Closing date for applications is: 12 noon, Monday 18th November

Interviews will be held on Friday 22nd November

Completed applications must be returned to by no later than 12 noon on the closing date.    Please note we do not accepts CVs.     

Interviews will include a timed skills’ aptitude / IT test.

Safeguarding Statement

Forest Hill School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (1974) and is subject to an Enhanced DBS check.

Equal Opportunities Statement

Forest Hill School is an equal opportunities employer.    We welcome applications from all members of the community, regardless of gender, age, marital status, disability, ethnicity, religion, belief or sexual orientation.

More about Forest Hill School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Boys
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Dacres Road, Forest Hill, London, SE23 2XN, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 8699 9343
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