Science Technician

High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Date Posted:27 May 2021
  1. Technician
£70 - £80 per day
  1. Long-term

Science Technician

High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
  • Science Technician
  • Science degree
  • Immediate Start
  • Competitive daily rate
  • Full or Part time considered
  • Extensive CPD on offer and 8 staff training days

Tradewind Recruitment are working with a 'Good' school in High Wycombe who are looking for an enthusiastic Science Technician to join their supportive team.

This popular and progressive school who are within the top 5% of schools nationally require a dedicated Science graduate who is proactive and able to work as part of a team.

Are you Science graduate looking for valuable laboratory experience?
Would you like to work in secondary schools as a Lab Technician?

The Head of Science is looking for a technician who has an excellent understanding of Chemistry, Biology and Physics and experience preparing experiments up to A Level. Previous experience within a school laboratory is desired but not essential.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Ensuring equipment and materials are maintained in good order and in a safe condition and that adequate levels of materials and equipment are available for use by teachers and students.
  • Completion of purchase orders for final approval by the Principal.
  • Keeping stores well organised and hazardous substances labelled and kept in a safe place
  • Keeping preparation rooms, fume cupboards and laboratories in a safe and tidy condition

You will support class teachers in science lessons from Year 7 to A-level. Other responsibilities will include preparing practical equipment, apparatus and resources, monitoring standards and practices within the labs and providing technical and learning assistance in the classroom.

The shortlisted candidate must have the ability to work methodically, paying attention to detail, excellent interpersonal skills and a willing to support students preparing for Chemistry practical's.

Based in High Wycombe, the school has fantastic transport links and accessible on-site parking.

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this great position as School Lab Technician role in a secondary school in High Wycombe.

Or for more information about the role, contact Dan at or on 01727 236255

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