Science Technician

Oldham, Greater Manchester

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Date Posted: 25 Jun 2024
  1. Technician
£90 - £110 per day
  1. Long-term (Temporary)

Science Technician

Oldham, Greater Manchester

Science Technician Vacancy - September Start

Location: Oldham

Role: Science Technician

Start Date: September

Agency: Tradewind Recruitment

Tradewind Recruitment is excited to announce an exceptional opportunity for a Science Technician at a distinguished secondary school in Oldham. We are searching for a skilled and enthusiastic individual to join the science department, starting in September.

About the Role: As a Science Technician, you will play a crucial role in supporting the delivery of high-quality science education. Your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Preparing and setting up equipment and materials for science lessons and experiments
  • Maintaining laboratory equipment and ensuring a safe working environment
  • Assisting teachers during practical lessons and demonstrations
  • Managing the inventory of chemicals and scientific apparatus
  • Conducting routine maintenance and calibration of laboratory equipment
  • Ensuring compliance with health and safety regulations in the laboratory
  • Supporting the development of new practical activities and resources

Key Requirements:

  • Experience: Previous experience as a Science Technician in an educational setting is highly desirable.
  • Skills: Proficiency in handling laboratory equipment, strong organisational skills, and a solid understanding of health and safety practices.
  • Qualifications: A background in science (A-level or equivalent) is essential. A relevant degree or technician certification is advantageous.
  • Attributes: Attention to detail, a proactive attitude, and the ability to work both independently and as part of a team.

Why Join This School? This secondary school in Oldham is renowned for its commitment to academic excellence and its supportive, collaborative environment. Joining this team means working in state-of-the-art science laboratories and being part of a dedicated staff community that values innovation and student success.

Application Process: If you are passionate about science and have the skills and experience to excel in this role, we would love to hear from you. To apply, please send your CV to Eli Tolson at

Embark on a rewarding career journey with Tradewind Recruitment and contribute to inspiring the next generation of scientists.

Apply now and be a vital part of a school that champions scientific curiosity and academic achievement!

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