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Job details
Employer Headington School
Location Oxford
Salary £24.4k - £26.3k FTE
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts January 2018



Start date: Jan 2018

Salary: £24.4k - £26.3k FTE   

Headington is a vibrant and welcoming school set in 23 acres of playing fields and grounds. In an environment where individuals come first, Headington is renowned for its commitment to academic excellence and an impressive range of sports, music and arts. 

Headington School seeks an enthusiastic Senior Science Technician to take responsibility for organising the technical support team and co-ordinating the use of practical resources and facilities within our successful science department. 

The successful candidate will ideally be educated to A-level in science or an equivalent standard and have experience of working in a technical science environment.  You will possess excellent verbal and written communication skills and be an excellent people manager. You will be familiar with Microsoft Office including excel and be confident in managing budgets. You will be confident in coordinating the use of practical resources and facilities and be capable of building excellent relationships with teaching, support staff and students.      

If you are interested in applying for this position please refer to our website: for a job specification and application form.  

Please send your completed application form and covering letter to  

Closing date: 13th October 

Interviews to be held: w/c 30th October  

Applicants must be able to provide evidence of having the right to live and work in the UK and be prepared to undergo a Disclosure and Barring Service check.    

Headington School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Applicants must undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and DBS and barred lists checks. The School expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Headington School is an equal opportunities employer.

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