Science Technician

Heckmondwike Grammar School, Heckmondwike, West Yorkshire, WF16 0AH

This job expired on 20 May 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    20 May 2022 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    11 May 2022

Job details

Working pattern

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  • 37 hours per week -Term Time only. Working pattern to be agreed with post holder. We are open to accepting applications that would like to be considered for this post, but would prefer to work between 32.5 to 37 hours. Please state your preference on the application form.

Contract type


Annual or full time equivalent (FTE) salary

Range 11 (11-15) SCP 11 £22,129 pro rata (£18,884.89 actual salary)

Actual salary

£18,884.89 actual salary based on 37 hours per week

Science Technician job summary

Are you an enthusiastic and suitably qualified Science Technician?

Then this will be the job for you. We are looking to appoint a suitably qualified Science Technician with the willingness to be trained as a specialist Physics Technician with the capacity to cover other sciences to join our existing team.

This post provides a fantastic opportunity to work within a high-performing, 11 to 18 grammar school with a large sixth-form and exceptional students.

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About Heckmondwike Grammar School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1526 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and suitably qualified Science Technician who is eager to undertake specialist Physics training to support the work of our busy Science Department, by working as part of a team of 3 Science Technicians providing services for 16 teaching staff.

The department has well-equipped modern laboratories and dedicated prep rooms. We make good use of practical work and the school’s excellent ICT resources to support imaginative and innovative teaching.

At GCSE, Science achievement is very high with a 100% pass rate and 70% of grades at 7 or above. The Sciences are extremely popular and successful at A Level, with 40% of grades at A*-B. Most of our students continue to University, many studying medicine or other Science related degrees.

The successful candidate will need to be flexible and hardworking with excellent organisational skills and the ability to meet deadlines.

Knowledge of physics and potential laboratory hazards is essential to this post, as well as experience in the use of chemicals and the handling, storage and maintenance of laboratory apparatus.

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