8 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    25 June 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    10 June 2024

Job details

Job role

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Physics, Science

Working pattern

Part time: 25-35 hours per week (actual days and hours to be agreed at interview) Term time only (39 weeks per year)

Contract type


Actual salary

£12.18 - £12.38 per hour

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for an enthusiastic Physics Technician to support our large science department. Responsibilities will include providing and clearing away apparatus and materials for experimental work in classes, and the safe storage and maintenance of equipment.

The successful candidate will be an excellent communicator with a flexible approach, and excellent time management. They should be able to work alone and as part of a team.

An understanding of the sciences, and physics in particular, and previous experience of a school or education environment would be an advantage but is not essential.

What the school offers its staff

Committed, motivated and high attaining students

• Teachers Pension Scheme and STPCD/Burgundy Book terms & conditions

(for teaching staff)

• Local Government Pension Scheme and NJC/Green Book terms & conditions

(for support staff)

• A confidential and independent Employee Assistance Programme with a 24/7

support helpline for access to counselling and advice

• ‘Rarely cover’ policy for covering teacher absence; very low levels of staff cover

• An active staff committee who organize regular social events

• A large staff room with plenty of workstations as well as space for socialising


• Free on-site parking

• Cycle to work scheme

• Free on-site staff flu vaccinations

• School laptops allocated to all teachers

• Discounted membership at 5 Rivers Gym & Swimming Pool

(conveniently located right next door) as well as all other Wiltshire

Council leisure facilities

• On-site canteen and sixth form cafe

Commitment to safeguarding

South Wilts Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and promoting
the welfare of young people. All staff and volunteers are therefore expected
to behave in such a way that supports this commitment. As part of our
shortlisting process, all shortlisted candidates will be subject to an online
search as part of our due diligence. Appointment to this post will also be
subject to satisfactory pre-employment checks including an enhanced DBS check.

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About South Wilts Grammar School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1142 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

Selective Academy 11-18 years; NOR 1130, including 340 in Sixth Form

School location

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