Science Technician, Lincolnshire

Closing date:

Bluecoat Meres AcademyLincolnshire

Date posted:
Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Grade 5.12 - 5.15
Contract term: Permanent

Science Technician

Grade G5, Point 12 – 15, £20,344 - £22,911 pa  (pro-rata £10,534 - £11,874)

To start as soon as possible

Bluecoat Meres Academy are seeking to appoint a Science Technician as soon as possible. The post holder will be required to work 22.5 hours per week 39 weeks per year.

The successful applicant should show enthusiasm and be willing to work as part of a team committed to providing quality care and education for our students.

Bluecoat Meres Academy encourage our students to develop and grow as people during their time with us.  As a small Church of England Academy, we get to know our students extremely well and many people comment on the family atmosphere when visiting us.  Much of this can be attributed to our ethos, which is driven by our values of believe in yourself, in others, in God.

The Academy is conveniently located close to the A1 and benefits from excellent road and rail links. 

The successful candidate will be responsible for: 

• the preparation of scientific experiments

• maintenance of equipment and chemicals

• stock control.  

• assisting teaching staff and students with practical activities will also form part of your day to day activities.

We offer: 

• An opportunity to make a difference in an Academy with a strong ethos of teamwork and support;

• access to a full range of IT support; 

• Support from an enthusiastic leadership, teaching and support team, who are passionate about raising standards of achievement for all students.

The candidate should have knowledge of CLEAPPS, OSHH, Risk Assessment and Health and Safety as well as a relevant Science Technician qualification and previous experience of working within a Science department.

More information and application forms are available on our website:

For any further information please contact Karen Hann by email:  

Please note that we are unable to accept a CV as an application.

Closing date:     11 November 2019

Interview date:  15 November 2019

Applicants who have not heard from the academy by 18 November 2019 should assume that, on this occasion, their application has not been successful.

Bluecoat Meres Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.  Therefore, we expect all workers and employees to share this commitment

All appointments are subject to satisfactory pre-employment checks, including a satisfactory Enhanced criminal records with Barred List check through the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)

More about Bluecoat Meres Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Church of England
Address: The Avenue, Grantham, Lincolnshire, NG31 7PX, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1476 405200
employer gallery photo 0
employer gallery photo 1
employer gallery photo 2
employer gallery photo 3
employer gallery photo 4
employer gallery photo 5