Senior Science Technician - Greenwich

,London Greenwich

Senior Science Technician - Greenwich - Build your own department!

Academy in Greenwich need an experienced Science Technician to help build up their department.

Tradewind are recruiting! If you are currently looking for a new role are eager to make an impact, then this may be the career for you!

Tradewind is currently recruiting a senior Science Technician for a Secondary "start-up" Academy located between Blackheath and Kidbrook station. At the moment, the school is only year 7 and year 8 but they have another site that will accommodate year 7 through to Sixth form - that building will be finishing in September 2020.

The school works hard to make any staff, temporary or permanent, feel welcome and part of the family. Their belief is to have an innovative and creative learning environment in hopes to get students excited about education!

We are looking for:

*A very experienced Science technician who is able to work on their own initiative
*Someone who has the knowledge of the education sector to work in line with the Head of Science to help build up the department.
*Someone who is interested in being part of something from the beginning and becoming an integral part to the Science department and the educational institution itself.

Candidates will be expected to:

*Work on own initiative as you will be the only Science Technician
*Have innovative ideas about how a department should be run and created
*Can work across all three sciences to a very high standard
*Is up to date with all forms of Health & Safety in regards to Science Technician work
*Is flexible to take on tasks that are necessarily attributed to being a Science Technician (may have to help with the labs themselves)
*Who can get tasks done efficiently and effectively

The school is located in between Lee, Hither Green, Blackheath, and Kidbrook train station - there are also various busses that drop you near the school.

The school has only been around for a little over a year but it has big plans to become a name that people talk about. It constantly strives for excellence and as stated earlier, is in the process of finishing up a brand new site that you could have input into, especially in regards to the layout of the Science department.

By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:

*We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
*We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 25 to be exact! That's 18 more than our next nearest competitor
*Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn up to *£100
*Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
*Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
*Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
*Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

To join us and be successful in this Science Technician role you will need to:
*Have or be willing to apply for an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference check.
*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 position in Greenwich. or for more information about the role, contact Luke Watters on 0207 845 5450 /
We look forward to hearing from you and helping take you on the next step of your teaching career.
Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates, clients and employees come first. At Tradewind you will have access to 25 fully certified CPD courses, that's 18 more than our next nearest competitor, all focused on making you the best you can be. We have the very best people available to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.
We specialise in matching Teachers and Support Staff to their dream job, and help Primary, Secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 11 offices in the UK, including: London, the West Midlands, the North West, East Anglia, the North East, the South West, Yorkshire, the Midlands, Herts and Bucks.
Awarded REC Audited Education gold standard - Tradewind Recruitment are committed to Safeguarding and are also a proud Equal Opportunities Employer.

Job Summary

  • Job Reference: lwyJN -052018-147816_1531324894
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Date Posted: 2018-07-11
  • Location: Greenwich ,London
  • Job Status: FullTime
  • Closing Date: 2018-08-08
  • Tradewind Recruitment

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