Science Technician

Dr Challoner's Grammar School, Amersham, Buckinghamshire

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Job details

Working pattern Full-time only
Salary £9,810 to £11,019

Job summary

Science Technician

Hours per week 22 Hours per Week, with some flexibility of hours across 3 or 4 days

Working weeks per year 39 weeks (Term-time)

Paid holiday per year 5.087 weeks (included within salary)

For January 2020, we are seeking a well-qualified Science Technician (based in the Chemistry Department) to provide high quality and flexible support for teachers in the science area at this 11-18 grammar school for boys with a co-educational Sixth Form. Dr Challoner’s has 1300 students and was graded as ‘outstanding’ in every category by OFSTED. It is regarded as one of the leading grammar schools in the country. As a National Teaching School, we provide an exciting range of professional development opportunities.

We also offer:

• engaging, able and well-motivated students
• an innovative approach to learning
• outstanding facilities in every subject
• a friendly working environment

Closing date for applications: Monday 4 November 2019, Noon.

To apply for the post, please email a completed application form to Alison McAloon (Head’s PA & HR Officer). Email: employment@challoners.org

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

Dr Challoner’s Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and successful candidates will be required to complete an enhanced DBS check.

Essential educational requirements

5+ GCSE or equivalent qualifications including English and Maths
Qualification in a physical science subject to A level
Qualification in a science related subject to degree level

Essential qualifications

5+ GCSE or equivalent qualifications including English and Maths
Qualification in a physical science subject to A level
Qualification in a science related subject to degree level

Essential skills and experience

Working in an environment providing support for young people
Classroom supervision
Experience of handling scientific equipment
Can demonstrate a history of practical skills and experience

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1352 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Dr Challoner's Grammar School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email employment@challoners.org

About Dr Challoner's Grammar School

Boys' Grammar School with a co-educational Sixth Form, situated on the edge of the Chilterns a short walk from Amersham station. Aspirational staff and students, with an atmosphere that values resilience and kindness. Also a Teaching School and SCITT, so unparalleled opportunities for staff development

School location

Chesham Road, Amersham, Buckinghamshire, HP6 5HA