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  • Start date details

    immediate start

  • Closing date

    9 October 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    27 September 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£21,190 to £22,215 FTE (£18,256 to £19,139 actual)

What skills and experience we're looking for

Job Purpose

The post holder will be responsible to the Curriculum Lead of Science for the following:

Principal Responsibilities:

  • Assist staff and the students as requested to facilitate learning in the subject and maintain health and safety standards.
  • Carry out risk assessments within the department to identify any potential hazards or risks.
  • Maintenance and adjustment of all science equipment and recording of checks via the schools ‘Safety system’.
  • Undertake any training that the school deems necessary or desirable.

  • Order materials and resources as required under the direction of the head of department. Check invoices, take in deliveries and maintain an inventory system for items within the department.
  • Producing Teaching aids and updating displays and visual material around the department. This includes assisting with preparation and setting up displays, for events in other areas of the school.
  • Maintaining H&S records via the school’s system, including work Equipment checks, Risk Assessment, COSHH, LEV and site audits.
  • Developing the infrastructure of facilities of the department as required.
  • Prepare stock and equipment for school project work as directed and to ensure lessons are well resourced and prepared for.
  • Ensuring work areas and the technician room are kept clean, tidy and well organise.
  • Assist with the development of resources for teaching aids to support students.
  • Accompany staff on educational visits.
  • Attend any meetings held within the working hours that are appropriate to the position.
  • Be willing to collaborate with other staff around the school.
  • Be supportive of the development of the department

What the school offers its staff

  • well-considered professional development.

• being a part of a supportive, committed and experienced team of scientists

• sound mentoring for all new staff

• a collegiate workplace with a high level of professional autonomy in which people matter

• excellent accommodation, resources and funding

• a work life balance that values individual happiness and fulfilment.

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About The Arnewood School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1000 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number

The Arnewood School offers a welcoming, professional, and supportive atmosphere for new colleagues. Our academic record over a long period of time shows us to be a consistently high performing school, with impressive examination results at all key stages, including our vibrant sixth form. We aim to meet individual students' needs and help every child fulfill their potential placing great emphasis on a healthy balance between academic work and all-round social development. The school is ideally situated in New Milton at the gateway to The New Forest National Park with easy access to recreational activities by the sea and in the forest.

Arranging a visit to The Arnewood School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email l.harper@arnewood.hants.sch.uk.

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