Science Technician

Patcham High School, Brighton, East Sussex


Job details

Subject Science
Working pattern Part-time only
Salary LGA Scale 7-11 £19,554-£21,166. Actual pro rata Salary £14,749-£15,965 pa.

Job summary

Science Technician – Role B (LGA Pay Scale 4 points 7-11)
We are looking to appoint a Science Technician to start as soon as possible to provide support to staff and students within our vibrant Science Department. 32.5 hours per week: 8.30am – 3.30pm Monday-Friday, term time only (44.65 weeks per year). Salary: LGA Scale 7-11 £19,554-£21,166. Actual pro rata Salary £14,749-£15,965 pa.
Patcham High School is an 11–16 comprehensive school of 1050 students, situated on the northern outskirts of Brighton, very close to the old village of Patcham. The school is rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted and we are in an exciting phase of development to become ‘Outstanding’. We are known for our innovative approach and we value professional training very highly.
The successful candidate will work with the Senior Technician to help prepare resources for teachers and students to use in the laboratories during class time. Ideally candidates will have experience in this field, but this is not essential and training can be provided if required. A detailed job description and person specification is attached or can be downloaded from our school’s website
The successful candidate will
• Have a passion for working with young people;
• Have experience or an interest in working in a Science related role;
• Be committed to making Science an exciting subject for our students;
• Have excellent organisational and outstanding interpersonal skills.

If you enjoy a challenge, you like working in a pacey environment and are interested in the post, please download an application pack. Where possible, please email your completed application form to the Headteacher’s PA, Elise Holmes . If you have any questions, please contact Mrs Holmes via email.

Employee benefits

We value CPD very highly

More on how to apply

Supporting documents

School overview

School type LA Maintained School
Education phase Secondary
School size 1072 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 16
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Patcham High School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About Patcham High School

Located on the outskirts of Brighton, Patcham High is vibrant, proud and successful. We have an unshakeable faith in the power of high quality teaching and want the very best for all our students.

School location

Ladies Mile Road, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 8PB