9 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    January 2024 or sooner

  • Closing date

    15 December 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    21 November 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£23,115.00 Annually (FTE) Support Staff Grade C1. Please note the above salary is based on full time equivalent.

Science Technician job summary

Come and join our friendly and supportive Technician team!

A full job description is attached.

Role Title: Technician

Reports to: Senior Technician and Head of Department

Role Purpose: To prepare, organise and maintain materials and equipment for classroom use to enhance student learning for years 7-13.

Section C: Role requirements

Setting up classroom equipment, materials and demonstration experiments:

Each day prepare equipment and chemicals for science lessons ready for the next day’s lessons.

At the end of the school day pack away and wash up after practical lessons, thoroughly clearing the laboratories following Health and Safety regulations for safe disposal of chemicals and bio hazard material and re-stock equipment kept in laboratories.

  • Assisting with planning of the after-school science club.
  • Ordering and stock control:
  • Complete the annual inventory of equipment and stock take.
  • Throughout year Inform senior Technician of any stocks running low or problems with chemicals.
  • Maintenance and care of stock and equipment:
  • Maintenance and care of plants and animals
  • All hazardous material checked in at the end of the lesson against prior lists and accounted for.
  • Maintenance and care of equipment and stock including evaluation of its relevance and safety.
  • Demonstrating equipment and techniques:
  • Designing and making equipment for curriculum experiments
  • Where necessary demonstrating experiments in front of class if teacher requests.


  • Occasionally helping with the supervision of students on school departmental visits.
  • Corporate and statutory initiatives:
  • Thoroughly inspect the laboratories at the end of the day.
  • Ensure control and security of radiation equipment.
  • Ensure sinks in all the laboratories are free from debris and safe for cleaners using cleaning agents.

Section D

  • The ability to multi- task, be flexible, be able to prioritise and solve problems.

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About Ringwood School Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1573 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

A large thriving oversubscribed 11 - 18 Comprehensive situated in beautiful surroundings close to the New Forest and the Hampshire / Dorset coastline. As a Teaching School we pride ourselves in being able to provide high quality professional development opportunities for all staff.

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