Science Technician, Sutton

Closing date:

Overton Grange SchoolSutton

Date posted:
Start date: 01/09/2017 (ideally)
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £18657 - £21984 (FTE)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No


Required for September 2017 (ideally)

36 hrs per week term time + 2 weeks (40 weeks per annum)

APT&C Grade 3/4 scale points 14-21

£18,657 - £21,984 (Full time equivalent) £16,294 -£19,199 (actual)

We are looking for a Science Technician to join our team to deliver an effective support service to the teaching staff in the Science Department which has nine purpose-built teaching laboratories and two large, well-resourced and organised prep rooms.  Experience of working in a school or a similar environment is preferred.  Overton Grange is a popular comprehensive school, with 1270 students on roll and has enjoyed consistent academic success; rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted in 2016.  In 2008 the school received specialist status in English and Humanities and in 2011 (along with most Sutton secondary schools) converted from a Local Authority school to an academy.

The school is fully committed to inclusion and has a Hearing Support Department.  Overton Grange is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.  Candidates will be required to undergo the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) enhanced disclosure process. 

Full details and an application form are available:

via the school’s website - 

via email to          or

please telephone: 020 8239 2383 / Fax 020 8239 2382   

Variable Deadline: Completed applications should be returned to Linda Owens, HR Officer, at the school as soon as possible.   

Please note: During the summer break there is only minimal admin support so you may not receive acknowledgements/response to any communications.

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More about Overton Grange School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Stanley Road, Sutton, Surrey, SM2 6TQ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8239 2383
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Based in Sutton, Surrey, Overton Grange School is a secondary school for boys and girls between the ages of 11 and 18. It is a non-denominational establishment. The school currently educated around 1,250 pupils. In June 2011, the school gained academ...