Science Technician

Newham, London
Date Posted:24 Jul 2020
  1. Technician
£10 - £11 per hour
  1. Long-term

Science Technician

Newham, London
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COVID-19 notice: We're continuing to recruit education staff throughout these unprecedented times, as we can still get you registered and cleared ready for when schools re-open. Instead of face-to-face meetings, all interviews will be via phone and we can guide you through submitting your documents online.

Are you an experienced Science Technician looking for a new opportunity? Or a recent Science Graduate looking to gain laboratory experience?

Tradewind Recruitment is currently recruiting for a Science Technician to work in a secondary school in Newham on a part time basis. Commencing in September, this is a part time role working 5 hours per day Monday - Friday, totalling 25hrs per week (Term Time only) for the academic year.

In this role, the successful Science Technician will be supporting the Science Department across KS3 and KS4. The successful Technician will be working closely with the Heads of Department and Senior Technician to ensure a seamless running of the Science laboratories, providing technical support to teaching staff and students. Duties will include preparing for practical tasks, laboratory and equipment maintenance for Biology, Chemistry and Physics up to GCSE, managing stock levels and ensuring COSHH and Health and Safety standards are adhered to at all times.

A degree is science is essential for this role.

Previous school experience will be highly regarded. This secondary school was rated Good in its most recent Ofsted. The school is located in Newham with excellent access to the Underground, DLR and bus network.

To join us and be successful in this Science Technician role you will need to provide the following:
- This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
- Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained
- You must have the legal right to work in the UK

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this great position as Science Technician in Newham, Greater London. Or for more information about the role, contact Laura Zeuschner on 0207 845 5450 /

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