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  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    27 September 2021 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    13 September 2021

Job details

Job role
Chemistry, Science
Working pattern
Contract type
Grade 3 £18,933 - £20,092 FTE (Actual Salary £17,195 - £18,248)

Job summary

  • Science Technician Chemistry

    School: Finham Park School

    Salary: Grade 3 £18,933 - £20,092 FTE

    (Actual Salary £17,195 - £18,248)

    Contract Type: Full Time 37 hours per week, Term Time Only + 3 weeks

    Contract Term: Permanent

    Start Date: ASAP

    Are you looking for your next challenge? Do you relish the chance to support colleagues to make rapid sustained school improvement? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you!

    The Governors are seeking to appoint a professional and enthusiastic Chemistry Technician to

    provide technical support and advice to staff engaged in the teaching of Science.

    What we offer:

    • Our large and successful Science Faculty is where teachers are committed to developing active learning strategies to challenge and inspire all our students. Science is extremely popular at GCSE, Advanced and Vocational Levels. Further information is available via the link on our website – www.finhampark.co.uk. You will be joining a team of strong and enthusiastic Science teachers and technicians who are committed to delivering a high quality, lively, interesting curriculum to challenge and inspire all our students. You will be required to provide technical support and advice to staff for Key Stage 3, 4 and Advanced Level standard.

    • Finham Park is a popular, successful and exciting secondary comprehensive school of over 1,500 students and is consistently oversubscribed. The school was rated as 'Outstanding' for the second time in 2015. Standards are consistently above national averages with us being a high performing school that received 'World Class' status for the second time in 2018.

    • We provide a wealth of CPD opportunities for staff across a range of stages in their careers. The CPD responds to the needs of the school, the staff and the Multi Academy Trust through our Teaching School, The Lion Alliance.

    • We have a commitment to improving staff well-being through a school well-being charter and a commitment to improving work-life balance.

    • The school offers a number of onsite benefits including free parking, a high-quality staffroom, on site café and access to a gym.

      Find out more about life at the school from social media:

      Twitter: @FinhamPark Facebook: www.facebook/FinhamPark1

      What you offer:

    • Someone who is committed and motivated professional with an ambitious vision for the subject.

    • A team player.

      How to Apply:

      Click the apply button to complete an on-line application form.

      Closing and interview dates:

      Completed application forms should be returned to apply@finhampark.co.uk by Monday 27th September 2021 at 9am, with interviews being held on Wednesday 29th September 2021.

      For further information on this role and other opportunities within the MAT, please visit https://careers.fpmat.co.uk

      Finham Park is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful applicants will be request to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check.

    Applying for the job

    Completed application forms should be returned to apply@finhampark.co.uk or by post to:

    HR Department

    Finham Park Multi Academy Trust

    Torrington Avenue


    CV4 9WT

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    Supporting documents

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    School overview

    School type
    Academy, ages 11 to 18
    Education phase
    School size
    1528 pupils enrolled
    Age range
    11 to 18

    About Finham Park School

    Finham Park School is the Lead School in the recently established Finham Park Multi Academy Trust. Primary and Secondary schools in Finham Park MAT will set out to pioneer, innovate and deliver a “World Class” education for all.

    Finham Park School was judged as ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted in 2015 for the second time. It is a Specialist College in Mathematics & Computing, a National Support School, and Leading Edge School. It is situated in the heart of the city of Coventry and is an 11-18 Academy for pupils aged 11 to 19. It is highly over-subscribed with a Sixth Form of over 300 students. In 2016 Finham Park was certified as a “World Class” school - a place where all our students develop a love of “learning for life”.

    School location

    Green Lane, Coventry, West Midlands, CV3 6EA

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