To take a lead role in providing a safe working
environment across the Science Curriculum in line with the ethos and
expectations of the academy.
To work closely within the Subject Leader taking a
direct responsibility to coordinate the preparation and requirements of planned
lessons and teaching staff.
To take a lead role in the technician provision to
provide a high-quality technical support to staff and students within the
Science department; leading the technician team, maintaining high quality
teaching environments, setting up practical sessions, completing subject
specific duties, general maintenance of equipment, general administrative tasks
and managing stock levels to enable teaching staff to focus on academic duties.
- To manage the
organisation and delivery of technical support in science lessons
- To be able to
demonstrate experiments/investigations to the students to assist with the
teaching and learning process.
- To assist in
practical classes and carry out demonstrations working with students where
- To take a lead
role in coordinating the use and development of practical resource and
facilities to meet the requirements of the curriculum.
- To maintain a
full working knowledge of relevant policies/codes of practice and legislation,
a working knowledge of national curriculum in specialist area, and an
understanding of statutory frameworks.
- To ensure the
technician team keep up to date with Health and Safety requirements and
developments in practical science by ensuring that relevant literature is
available and arranging for technicians to attend courses.
- To ensure
maintenance of a healthy and safe working environment.
- To be responsible
for safe storage and/or disposal of storage equipment, materials, chemicals and
hazardous and non-hazardous waste materials in line with recognised procedures
and contribute to the production of appropriate risk assessment.
Part ofWhite Rose Academies Trust - the most rapidly improved family of
schools in the region - Leeds City Academy is accelerating on a thrilling
journey, which will ultimately see the school, its staff and its students
achieve ‘World Class’ status.
our2025 vision for World Classby growing our family of exceptional
education professionals; dedicated specialists and passionate leaders with the
shared goal of transforming future prospects for the next generation of West
We provide exceptional life training; harnessing the skills and
fortifying the aspirations of young people, who we know will transform the
region and provide a positive, progressive contribution to society
White Rose Academies Trust is a local trust dedicated to raising
and fulfilling the ambitions of young people. Our academies throughout Leeds
are at the heart of the communities they serve, which is why we are committed
to delivering an outstanding education to every one of our students.
The trust employs over 500outstanding professionals who are
committed to unlocking the potential of the next generation. Our CPD Programme
is focusedon innovation, leadership development and delivery of excellence
for vulnerable groups. Our Beginner Teacher Programme is amongst the best in the
region. We are on a significant journey which will see all of our schools
Ofsted rated as World Class within five years.
White Rose Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its students and expects all staff and volunteers to share the commitment. Appointments will be subject to Safer Recruitment Procedures and an enhanced DBS check.
Please note this role will involve contact with children and you will be engaging in regulated activity. It is an offence to apply for the role if you are barred from engaging in regulated activity relevant to children.
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