11 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    New Academic Year 2024/25

  • Closing date

    6 May 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    28 March 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Other support roles

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Working pattern

Full time, term time: Full time, Term time plus 1 week (40 weeks)

Contract type


Pay scale

Scale 6 - £29,434 - £30,357 actual pro-rata salary

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are currently seeking to appoint a conscientious and dedicated Senior Science Technician to join our thriving college for the new academic year. The successful candidate will be highly knowledgeable in all science areas and have substantial experience of working as a Science Technician. Your organisational skills must be excellent as responsibilities will include maintaining equipment, setting up experiments prior to lessons taking place, ordering and maintaining budgets and more. Learners at the college study a range of science courses from GCSE to A Level. This role will suit an experienced Senior Technician looking to move organisations, or an experienced Technician looking for promotion to a senior role.

If you possess these attributes and you are looking for a new opportunity, then we look forward to receiving your application.

What the school offers its staff

At Shooters Hill Sixth Form College, we value our employees, as they are vital to our continued success. We are a diverse, open and inclusive environment that provides the motivation for everyone to pursue their career goals and flourish.

Some of the attractive benefits we offer our employees:

  • Supportive and friendly colleagues
  • Generous annual leave entitlement
  • Competitive pension scheme LGPS
  • High quality professional development
  • Flexible working opportunities
  • Free on-site parking and breakfast
  • Various health & wellbeing benefits including, private healthcare – Benenden Health, free flu voucher, free onsite gym, access to funded Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) available 24/7, 365 days a year including confidential staff counselling service, health cash plans (Credit Union)
  • Dedicated staff wellbeing days throughout the year, including a long wellbeing weekend
  • Rewards and recognition for employee outstanding service And much more.

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. All successful candidates will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. As part of our due diligence on shortlisted candidates we may carry out online searches in line with Keeping Children Safe in Education (KCSIE) 2023.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to hrteam@shc.ac.uk

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About Shooters Hill Sixth Form College

School type
Academy, ages 16 to 19
School size
0 pupils enrolled
Age range
16 to 19
Email address
Phone number
020 83199793

I am delighted to welcome you to Shooters Hill Sixth Form College, where young people of all abilities can develop confidence in themselves, aspire and achieve. I really do believe in inclusivity for all and that everyone has an opportunity of success given the appropriate tools and environment.

As Principal, I am committed to ensure our young people are prepared for the rapidly changing global workplace and are encouraged to flourish as
creative, independent and confident individuals.

Staff enjoy working here and appreciate the many benefits of being at Shooters Hill Sixth Form College, from the private health care plan to the physical exercise opportunities.

Our core values are fundamental in everything we do. We lead by example, with compassion, empathy and understanding. We work collaboratively, we value fairness, and we conduct ourselves with honesty, integrity and respect high-quality teaching to transform the lives of our students is at the heart of what we do. If these values resonate with you and you have the skills to empower and support students to achieve their full potential in a friendly, collaborative and supportive environment then this could be the college for you.

We are striving to be exceptional and I am proud of the work staff are undertaking to help the college achieve this. We fully support continued
professional development for all our staff in their journey towards excellence in a nurturing environment. This enables everyone to improve, progress and aspire to the next levels of their careers.

Our story is not complete, and I hope you will make an application so that together, we can continue on our incredible journey and you too can be part of that success.

Arranging a visit to Shooters Hill Sixth Form College

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email eva.cook@shc.ac.uk.

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