Science Technician

5 days left

Location
Stourport Road, Bewdley, Worcs DY12 1BL
Salary
£15837 - £17143 per annum for term-time only
Posted
15 Jul 2021
Closes
30 Jul 2021
Contact
Lynne Oliver
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Full time permanent
Working Pattern
Term time
Hours
Full-Time

Scale 4 points 7-11

Required from September 2021

We are seeking a full-time (35 hours per week) science technician to work 38 weeks per year, supporting our science faculty in its delivery of practical science lessons. The role involves the preparation of materials and equipment for practical class-based activities and demonstrations, across the full range of sciences. In addition to compulsory lower school science, the school offers A levels in biology, chemistry and physics. Some ‘in class support’ during lessons will also be needed.

Ideally, we are seeking an experienced technician who understands and can quickly adapt to our state of the art science facility, opened as a new building in 2017. However, there is latitude to offer training to suitably qualified applicant, who will at the very least have practical laboratory experience through the study of one or more sciences at least to A level. The successful applicant will have experience with ICT (Word/Excel), excellent organisational and communication skills and work well as part of a team, being comfortable working with and around secondary school students.

The Bewdley School, serving the Georgian town of Bewdley and on the banks of the River Severn, is a fully inclusive and comprehensive school performing well in national examinations and offering a broad and balanced curriculum. Students are hungry to learn, and the school is warm and welcoming. If you would like to work with skilled colleagues in a supportive environment, where you are free to develop your professional skills, please apply.

We seek a colleague who has:

  • Exceptional energy and enthusiasm
  • Substantial leadership & organizational capacity
  • A sophisticated grasp of how children develop
  • The optimism to imagine a better future

In return we offer:

  • Students who are genuinely curious
  • A welcoming, friendly and supportive culture
  • Opportunities for personal development
  • A commitment to rational leadership

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the DBS, where appropriate.

An application form can be found at https://www.bewdley.worcs.sch.uk/life-at-bewdley/vacancies/.

Website:             www.bewdley.worcs.sch.uk

Email:                   lol@bewdley.worcs.sch.uk

Closing date for applications:     Friday 30th July 2021 at 9am.

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