Senior Science Technician

Frome Community College, Frome, Somerset, BA11 2HQ

13 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    12 July 2022 at 8:00am

  • Date listed

    22 June 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type


Annual or full time equivalent salary

Grade 13 - Point 6-9 £20,043 - £22,129 per annum, pro rata

Actual salary

£14,848 - £16,444

Senior Science Technician job summary

Senior Science Technician

32:15 hours per week
Term Time Plus Inset Days
Monday – Thursday 8.30am –3.30pm, Friday 8.30am-3.15pm
Grade 13 - Point 6-9 £20,043 - £22,129 per annum, pro rata
Actual starting salary £14,848 - £16,444

We are looking for an enthusiastic Senior Science Technician, to support the Science Faculty in the preparation of materials and equipment for science lessons both at GCSE and A Level. As Senior Technician you will line manage the technician team and support the Head of Faculty in the organisation of the science department ensuring the smooth and efficient running of the technician support. You will aid teachers and students during practical tasks, maintain stock and arrange maintenance of equipment and general administrative tasks relevant to the department. Ideally you will have a science background, preferably chemistry, but this is not essential.

You will have strong practical skills, excellent communication and teamwork skills and the ability to cope with competing demands.

We offer the successful candidate:
• opportunity to be part of a strong community and supportive workforce
• a calm and welcoming environment which enjoys a large amount of green, open spaces
• supportive induction programme and CPD opportunities
• free parking
• onsite catering and nursery
• ‘My Staff Shop’ benefits – including Cycle to Work scheme
• discounted access to leisure centre including gym and pool (located next to the college)

Closing date: Tuesday 12th July 2022 (8am)

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About Frome Community College

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 13 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1213 pupils enrolled
Age range
13 to 18
Contact phone number
01373 465353

Frome College is a successful, vibrant and forward thinking 13 - 19 Upper School with approx. 1100 - 1200 students. It is a fast moving school undergoing exciting and rapid regeneration. We are based on a stunning campus in easy reach of Bath and Bristol. Frome town itself is a cultured town with many restaurants, 2 theatres (one of which is on site) the renowned Sunday market and a cinema.

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