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  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    26 August 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    11 August 2022

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary


Science Technician job summary

Thank you for taking an interest in our school. Aylestone School is federated with two primary schools with one Executive Headteacher. This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic, dynamic, creative individual to join our secondary school. We offer you an exciting opportunity to work with and enhance a forward thinking, successful, small, supportive and motivated team. Whilst the school has a relentless focus on high expectations and aspirations, we are proud to provide a happy and nurturing environment, so that as well as maturing into well-rounded, confident young people, our students develop a passion for learning.


Permanent Position

37 hours per week, Term time only + 3 days

Grade HC4 / HC5 depending on skills and experience

Required as soon as possible

We have an exciting opportunity to recruit a science laboratory technician. This post requires a self-starter with initiative, flexibility, patience and the ability to react to the requirements of the teaching team within the science department.

Responsibilities include:

  • Preparation of stock solutions and maintaining glassware in classrooms
  • Preparing practical’s prior to lessons and delivering to the classrooms
  • General up-keep of Science Technician laboratory
  • Carrying out regular health and safety checks on laboratories, preparation rooms and stores and providing technical support and health and safety advice to staff and students
  • Implementing procedures and regulations involving safe disposal of waste material

To apply you will need

  • Experience within a science laboratory , preferably within a school environment.
  • Flexible and adaptable approach to work
  • Good communication skills.

The post holder will also be required to supplement our first aid team.

Commitment to safeguarding

The Governing Body are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and vulnerable adults. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced disclosure through the Disclosure and Barring Service and additional recruitment checks.
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About Aylestone School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
454 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01432 357 371

Aylestone School is a co-educational 11-16 school, located in the picturesque Cathedral City of Hereford, adjacent to the Herefordshire Colleges' campus for Further Education, and 10 minutes walk from the City railway station.

Arranging a visit to Aylestone School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email bkastania@aylestone.hereford.sch.uk.

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