Science Technician

Slough, Berkshire
SPL172027_1591959190
Date Posted:12 Jun 2020
  1. Technician
Competitive
  1. Long-term

Science Technician

Slough, Berkshire
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We are working with a "Good" Ofsted-rated mainstream secondary school in slough who are currently looking to recruit a Lab Technician starting September 2020.

This position is available on a full-time basis - Monday - Friday (8.00am - 4.00pm - 1-hour Break). The Successful applicant will be joining on a temporary long-term contract (approx. 1 term) with the potential of it becoming permanent for the right person.

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 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. Keep stores well organised and hazardous substances labelled and kept in a safe place and keep 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 practicals.

The school is near a tube station and is also accessible by several bus routes.

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this great position as Science Technician role in a secondary school in Slough. Or for more information about the role, contact Seema Parbat on /

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Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this great position as a Science Technician role in a secondary school in Slough or for more information about the role, contact Seema Parbat on /

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