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Science Technician

The Howard SchoolMedway

The Howard School is seeking to appoint Science Technician for 37 hours per week Term Time Only to start ASAP who is keen to support the practical delivery of science lessons within the school.  The successful candidate will have relevant previous experience within a laboratory or similar working environment, be patient, consistent, determined, hard-working and interested in helping young people to succeed.  

Our Vision

As a school, our local and national reputation where our outcomes challenge the stereotypical view of underachievement in young men continues to grow, as does the perception that we hold to traditional values in standards of behaviour and uniform. We are an innovative and creative school, responding to the ever-changing needs of our students and the demands from higher education and employers. We have implemented a number of exciting changes in recent years to support our drive towards excellence.

The Howard School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. References will be requested prior to interview for those candidates short-listed. The successful candidate will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks. 

Health and Wellbeing

We care about our staff's health and wellbeing and offer:

• an employee assistance programme

• flu jabs

• health checks

• discounted gym membership 

• wellbeing afternoons.

Interview dates to be confirmed.  If you wish to discuss this vacancy further please contact Sharon Teachen, HR Manager on 01634 265771.

The closing date is midday on Wednesday, 29 September 2021.  To apply please send the completed application pack to hr@thatrust.org.uk.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early should we receive an overwhelming response.  After the closing date for this post a panel will conduct the shortlisting process. You will be selected for interview based entirely on the contents of your application form, it is therefore important that you fully read the Job Description and Person Specification prior to completing your form. After the shortlisting process has been completed candidates who have been selected for interview will be informed, and provided with full details of the interview programme. If you have not heard from us within 10 working days of the closing date for this post, you have, on this occasion, unfortunately been unsuccessful.

The Howard Academy Trust Limited is an equal opportunities employer.  Previous applicants need not apply.


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