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  • Start date details

    January 2024 or earlier if possible

  • Closing date

    12 December 2023 at 10am

  • Date listed

    14 November 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£20,608.00 - £21,486.00 Annually (Actual)

Senior Science Technician job summary

About this Role

TITLE:  Senior Science Technician

GRADE:  Grade E, Points 12-15

HOURS/WEEKS:  37 hours per week / 39 weeks per year

WORKING PATTERN:  Monday to Thursday – 8am to 4pm; Friday – 8am to 3:30pm (these timings include a daily unpaid break of 30 minutes)

RESPONSIBLE TO:  Executive Headteacher via Head of Science


Chantry Academy is a thriving and ambitious, Ofsted rated good academy We are looking for a committed, talented individual to join the Science team.

We want to ‘inspire learners and change lives’ – and that includes our staff. We want to empower our teams, so pupils are ready to be kind, confident and impactful world citizens. To help us, we wish to appoint a Senior Science Technician to join our existing team, helping to support our large science department to deliver exceptional lessons.

The successful candidate will be proactive, approachable, calm, and professional. You will ideally have experience of working in a school environment and have an awareness of health and safety issues relating to school science. Awareness of CLEAPSS and/or COSHH regulations would be an advantage, as would chemical laboratory experience.

If you share our vision and 5 core beliefs, we would like to hear from you.   

This is no ordinary role – we strive to attract extraordinary people.  

We anticipate a strong field and reserve the right to move quickly for the right candidate.  

Full details can be found in the attached documents:

  • Job Description

  • Person Specification

For further details, and informal discussion with the Head of Science or to make arrangements to visit the academy, please contact admin@chantryacademy.org or telephone 01473 687181.

The academy reserves the right to interview suitably qualified candidates ahead of the interview date.

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About Chantry Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
934 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

Chantry Academy sits in the heart of South West Ipswich and is very proud to serve the local community. Our Academy has a welcoming and inclusive ethos; where our staff work hard to foster and develop close relationships with all our stakeholders. We are committed to providing the best possible education for all, ensuring all are welcome and succeed.

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