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  • Start date details

    as soon as possible

  • Closing date

    16 April 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    26 March 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Other teaching support

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored



Working pattern

Part time: 35 hours per week, 38 weeks per year (term time)

Contract type


Actual salary

Range 2 (ISN11-15) FTE £21,879-£23,961 / pro rata £17,114-£18,742 (due to increase in the April pay review)

What skills and experience we're looking for



Maths and English to CGSE grade 5 / C or equivalent

Scientific and chemical knowledge to GCSE grade C/5

Graduate status or equivalent (desirable)


Working with young people (desirable)

Working in a school environment (desirable)

Previous work as a laboratory technician (desirable)


IT competency

Ability to work as part of a team

The ability to work independently and to take direction

Excellent communication skills (oral and written) and the ability to foster positive relationships

Excellent interpersonal skills

Excellent organisation skills, including recording, monitoring and checking progress where key tasks are concerned

High attention to detail and a high level of accuracy

Working to tight deadlines

What the school offers its staff

An opportunity has arisen for a Science Technician to support a large and highly successful Science Faculty. You will join our experienced team of 18 teaching and support staff and will play a key role in assisting with lesson preparation and administrative support.

Scientific and chemical knowledge, at least to GCSE is essential. Ideally you will have prior experience working in a technical science support role and/or with young people. Ideally, we would like the successful candidate to have a working knowledge of the Key Stage 3-5 curriculum.


  • priority admission for qualified children of staff
  • subsidised gym membership
  • Cycle scheme
  • free parking on site
  • a commitment to protect, promote and enhance the wellbeing of staff through the Education Staff Wellbeing Charter
  • long service award scheme for 5, 10, 15 and 25 years’ service
  • an opportunity to work in an area of outstanding natural beauty 30 minutes from London

Commitment to safeguarding

Red Kite Schools Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share the same commitment.

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About Chesham Grammar School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1313 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01494 782854

Chesham Grammar School is a co-educational grammar school in Buckinghamshire. There is a county-wide selection to secondary school at 11+ and there are 13 grammar schools within the county, five of which are co-educational.

Our intake is drawn from a very wide geographical area. The majority of students come from the Chiltern and South Bucks area of Buckinghamshire but we also have students who travel from Hertfordshire and from towns on the Metropolitan Line such as Harrow and Uxbridge.

Arranging a visit to Chesham Grammar School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@redkiteschoolstrust.org.

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