Science Technician, Level 3

The Prescot School, Liverpool, Merseyside, L34 3NB

33 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    To commence as soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    30 October 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    22 September 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term (: Term time + 2 weeks, Fixed Permanent)

Full-time equivalent salary

£25,927- £27,514 pro rata per annum (actual salary £22,388 - £24,371)

Science Technician, Level 3 job summary

Science Technician, Level 3 

Pay Band G / SCP 18-22 £25,927- £27,514 pro rata per annum (actual salary £22,388 - £24,371) 

37 hours per week / Term time + 2 weeks (40 weeks in school – a small amount of work during school holidays will be required)

 To commence as soon as possible The Governing Body of The Prescot School wish to appoint a keen, enthusiastic and highly motivated Science Technician who has a good record of academic achievement, good IT skills.

Responsibilities include:

  • Preparing equipment and chemicals for lessons and class demonstrations
  • Ensure apparatus and chemicals are maintained, stored and disposed of appropriately
  • Adhere to rigorous health and safety standards (CLEAPSS)
  • Stock taking / stock management
  • Retrieving and putting away equipment.
  • Provision of First aid (training will be provided)

Although other relevant experience will also be considered, experience of working in a school or industry laboratory environment is highly desirable. Technicians plays a vital role in the day to day running of our Science Department and it is essential that the successful candidate is confident in providing technical assistance and student support in a classroom/laboratory environment.

The Prescot School is committed to safeguarding, to promoting the welfare of children and adhering to the Equality Act 2010. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. 

To comply with the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996 all prospective employees will be required to supply evidence of eligibility to work in the UK. Closing date: Friday, 30th September 2022 @ 12noon Interviews: w/c 3rd October 2022

How to apply

All information about the post and relevant documentation is available under vacancies on our website –

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Mr S Mawdsley(Director of support Services) on Telephone: 0151 477 8680 or via E-mail:

 Please complete a letter of interest together with a job application form, Equal Opportunities form and Self disclosure form and forward to the following email account –

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About The Prescot School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
855 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

The Prescot School is situated in a state of the art, 21st century building, situated on the outskirts of Prescot, approximately ten miles from Liverpool City Centre. We are an 11-16 school which opened in September 2016 as a convertor Academy, linked to the outstanding ‘The Heath Family Trust’.

Our ethos of high aspiration, support and challenge permeates every aspect of our work. Students are challenged and supported by a team of dedicated and professional teachers who strive to achieve the absolute best for the students they teach with high expectations of all individuals at all times.

Our positive and caring atmosphere, backed by excellent resources, makes this a wonderful place to build your career in a supportive learning environment.

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