Senior Science Technician, Sandwell

Closing date:

RSA AcademySandwell

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Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: NJC point 9 £20,344 – point 22 £26,317 (actual salary range £18,727.58 - £24,226) DOE
Contract term: Permanent

Senior Science Technician

37 hours per week – Term Time Only plus 10 days (plus 5 training days)

NJC point 9 £20,344 – point 22 £26,317 (actual salary range £18,727.58 - £24,226) DOE

We have an immediate vacancy for experienced and motivated individual to take on the role of Senior Science Technician within the school. The role will be to lead and direct the practical and technical support for teaching and learning within the Science Department. This will include the preparation of materials, setting up of equipment for class practical sessions and maintaining equipment for use.  Along with a Science related qualification, it is essential that you have previous knowledge/experience of working within a laboratory environment (ideally within education) so you can meet the demands of the A Level practical experiments. 

You will be joining a group of successful schools all judged to be good or outstanding, serving approximately 3000 children from nursery through to 19 years of age. The Central RSA Multi Academy Trust sits within an umbrella trust of schools known as RSAA. The RSA Academy in Tipton (West Midlands) is an oversubscribed and expanding 11-19 school with 1100 students (including Sixth Form). This will rise to 1200 plus sixth form over the next two years. The school is highly aspirational, boasting fantastic facilities for both students and staff, including a £5 million new build block, to enable expansion. Significant changes have been made to remove barriers to improvement, and the successful candidate will be joining the school at a critical and exciting time to drive things forward.

For further information and details of how to apply, please download an application pack from our website at . 

Closing date: 9am on Monday 14th October 2019.

Central RSA Academies Trust is committed to the promotion of equal opportunities and diversity. It is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 

More about RSA Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Bilston Road, Gospel Oak, Tipton, West Midlands, DY4 0BZ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 121 556 1351