Science Technician

Helston Community College, Helston, Cornwall, TR13 8NR

2 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    18 May 2022 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    9 May 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type


Annual or full time equivalent (FTE) salary

Scale 4 [£20,233 p.a. Full Time Equivalent / Probationary rate may apply

Actual salary

£18233 pa

Science Technician job summary

We have an exciting opportunity available for an energetic and enthusiastic person to work as a support technician in our highly successful Science Department.

Helston Community College is one of the family of schools who together are Southerly Point Co-operative Multi-Academy Trust. We genuinely support each other and work closely together to achieve our aim of 'enabling excellence for all': our children, our staff and our communities. Our work is underpinned by the co-operative values and these inform everything we do.

Applicants will be required, under the supervision of the Senior Technician, to organise the provision of practical support for the relevant curriculum area for staff and students at all key stages. Appropriate training and supervision will be given.

Applicants must have good educational qualifications and although it would be an advantage for applicants to have a sound knowledge of and interest in science, it is not essential.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a dedicated team of staff at Helston Community College who are committed to providing the best possible education for our students. In return, we are able to offer staff a secure, supportive environment with continuous professional development, as well as excellent benefits including a Local Government Pension Scheme and access to wellbeing services.

We are committed to promoting aspiration, encouraging ambition and ensuring achievement within a values-driven ethos.

Southerly Point Co-operative Multi-Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. DBS disclosure will be required at the enhanced level for all appointments.

Southerly Point Co-operative Multi Academy Trust is also committed to having a workforce that promotes equality and celebrates diversity.

Applicants are expected to familiarise themselves with our Safeguarding and Child Protection policy, which can be found via the following link:

Applying for the job

For more details, please log on to Helston Community College website or contact Angela Atkinson, HR Manager. Please note we do not accept CVs or agency enquiries and only applications submitted on an application form will be considered.

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About Helston Community College

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1364 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number
01326 572685

 At Helston Community College, our students matter: each one an individual, valued and appreciated. We are ambitious for all of committed to providing a learning experience that consists high challenge combined with appropriate support, effective teaching in safe disciplined environment. Our College is place where doors opportunity opened young people, we encourage them make the most every comes their way. provide diverse curriculum, allowing develop knowledge, skills talents broad range subject areas. students’ thinking learn from setbacks, so they become resilient learners who can respond effectively future challenges. urge believe themselves, take responsibility own personal development, work hard achieve very best. part Southerly Point Co-operative Multi-Academy Trust, which was established on 1st June 2017. The College's ethos under-pinned by co-operative values: self–help, self-responsibility, equity, equality, democracy solidarity; ethical principles: honesty, openness, social caring others. Trust works together improve enhance opportunities people local community. 

Arranging a visit to Helston Community College

If you would like to visit the College, please contact Angela Atkinson either by email: or by telephone 01326 572685

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