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Senior Science Technician

The City Academy, HackneyHackney

(Full Time, 35 hours per week, Permanent)

Salary: Scale 6 Point 18-20 £29,544 - £30,618 FTE (Actual salary: £27,038 to £28,021 per annum)

 (Inner London Pay Spine Plus performance related bonuses and other benefits)

The City Academy, Hackney is part of the City of London Academies Trust, a multi-academy trust with schools in North, East and South London. Already the country’s best performing Trust for the new Progress 8 measure for Key Stage Four, we are driven by a clear ambition to ensure that all schools are recognised as Outstanding within three years of joining us. We combine the heritage and tradition of the Corporation of London with a genuinely innovative, enterprising and entrepreneurial ethos. We’re also committed to providing first-rate training and development to all of our staff, plus excellent career advancement opportunities within this evolving Trust. 

It is not just our teaching staff who help us create exceptional results. Our support staff are vital to ensuring that our pupils achieve their full potential and become confident, resilient and compassionate individuals who can make a positive contribution to society. We believe that you should be supported too, with all the opportunities you need to develop your career and achieve your goals.

You will be working with excellent staff in this exciting and challenging post. You need to have extremely high expectations to ensure children regardless of gender, ethnicity and religion achieve to the best of their ability. An interest in working with students with a wide range of special educational needs including emotional, social and mental health needs is essential, together with an interest in supporting second language learners. A caring, flexible and common sense approach is important.

We are seeking a Senior Science Technician to join us in September 2021. We are looking for a highly motivated, exceptional individual to take on the role of Senior Science Technician, supporting staff in the preparation of equipment for lessons, ensuring health and safety regulations are adhered to and supporting the subject leader: Science. 

If this role is of interest to you and you can contribute to our future success, please download the information pack and application form below.  Should you require any other details or an informal discussion, please call 0208 525 5440 or email

Interviews will take place upon suitable applications and therefore this post may close before the deadline if a suitable applicant is appointed, so please apply early.

Please note applications must be received by Thursday 12th August at 4pm.

City of London Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment and to undergo appropriate checks, including enhanced DBS checks and a willingness to demonstrate commitment to the standards which flows from City of London Academies Trust vision and values.

The role is covered by part 7 of the Immigration Act 2016 and therefore the ability to speak fluent spoken English is an essential requirement for this role. 

City of London Academies Trust supports Equal Opportunities Employment.

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