Senior Science Technician

Islington, London
Date Posted: 31 Jan 2024
  1. Technician
£14 - £18 per hour
  1. Long-term

Senior Science Technician

Islington, London
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An exceptional secondary school in Islington is on the lookout for an experienced Senior Science Technician to become an integral part of their vibrant and committed team.

We're seeking a candidate with a genuine passion for science education and a wealth of experience in providing invaluable technical support to both educators and students.

Key responsibilities of this role encompass, but are not limited to:

  • Leading a team of science technicians within a medium sized science department.
  • Preparation and setting up equipment and materials for laboratory practical's.
  • Ongoing maintenance and procurement of laboratory supplies and equipment.
  • Collaborative support for teachers in the delivery of science lessons.
  • Assistance in supervision of students during practical sessions.
  • Ensuring the safety and proper storage of all laboratory equipment.

Our ideal candidate will possess:

  • A minimum of 2 years' experience as a Science Technician, ideally in a secondary school setting.
  • Experience of leading a team as a senior technician.
  • Outstanding organizational and communication skills.
  • The ability to work both independently and collaboratively as part of a team.
  • A strong understanding of laboratory safety protocols.
  • A flexible and proactive approach to their work.

This is a full-time position, temporary to permanent position, commencing as soon as possible. If you are an experienced Senior Science Technician looking for a fresh challenge, we invite you to join us on this exciting journey. Apply today and take the next step in your career at an excellent school, where you can make a lasting impact on the next generation of scientists.

To be eligible for this stimulating role, prospective applicants must:

  • Be available for full-time employment.
  • Hold a high-level degree.
  • Commit for a minimum of 2 terms.
  • Possess an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable), and professional reference checks.
  • Ensure that their CV covers their last 10 years of employment history to the best extent possible.
  • Have the legal right to work in the UK.

If you're eager to seize this opportunity and join an outstanding school as a Senior Science Technician in Islington, please click the "Apply now" button. For additional information about the role, please reach out to Cian Kelly at 0207 845 5450 or

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