Senior Science Technician : Chemistry, Ulverston, Cumbria

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Ulverston Victoria High SchoolUlverston, Cumbria
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Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £16,766 - £17,215Pro rata salary
Contract term: Permanent

Senior Science Technician : Chemistry

Permanent Post – Monday to Friday (37 hours per week)

40 working weeks per year : 8:30am - 5:00pm Monday to Thursday, 8.30am – 4.30pm Friday

Consideration will be given to full time/part time/job share applications

PCD 5 Grade 5 SCP 6 £19,171

Actual Salary £16,766 - £17,215 Pro rata (£9.94 per hour)

Required to commence post as soon as possible

Ulverston Victoria High School is an exceptional school which is defined equally by its high academic achievements and its warmth and inclusivity.  Our students and their teachers work hard, seek to achieve the very highest standards in all they do and are respectful of each other and of their community.

A vacancy has arisen in our Science Faculty for a Senior Science Technician within the Chemistry Department.  Professional, effective and motivated individuals with scientific backgrounds are invited to apply for this post.  Consideration will be given to full time/part time/job share applications.

The successful candidate will be clearly in tune with our values and our ethos of “children first”. The successful candidate will be totally committed to supporting the Chemistry Department, working within the Science Technician Team, showing the necessary skills to support students, teachers and the science curriculum throughout the Science Department at UVHS.

If you are a candidate who wants to develop your career in an exceptional school, working closely with colleagues who share that passion, then we would be pleased to hear from you.

Closing date for applications: Friday 24th January 2020 at 9.00 am.

Interviews will be held on: To be confirmed.

Please view the job description, person specification and department information on our school website for full details of the post.

Please provide a short covering letter together with a completed UVHS application form to Andrea Herman (HR Manager/Headteacher’s PA) at the following email address:

If you have any questions or queries relating to the application procedure, please do not hesitate to call Andrea Herman on 01229 483900 or email

Ulverston Victoria High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, in line with statutory guidance Keeping Children Safe in Education, Revised September 2019, and expects all staff, governors and volunteers to share this commitment.

All offers of employment are conditional upon satisfactory completion of employment vetting checks including satisfactory references, evidence of professional qualifications, pre-employment health clearance, an approved Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check (DBS) and Proof of Right to Work in the UK.

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