Science Technician

Science Technician

Salary: CAN scale 17-21 (£22,447 - £24,590 per annum, full time equivalent. Term time only, 36 hours actual salary - £19,664 - £21,541 per annum)

Working hours: 36 per week between 8.15am and 4.00pm (Monday – Thursday) and 8.15am – 3.45pm (Fridays).  200 days per year (188 term days plus 2 staff preparation days)

We are seeking an enthusiastic Science Technician to join the Science department and become part of our cohesive, professional and supportive team. The department is well resourced with recently re-furbished Science labs that are sited together in one part of our modern building.

This is a non-teaching post that will support the learning of students by providing practical and technical support to teachers to ensure effective delivery of the Science curriculum, as well as ensuring that Health and Safety regulations are complied with.

The post would suit a recent Science graduate or someone with previous experience in this field. 

Do you have?

  • Experience of working in a laboratory within an educational context
  • A relevant qualification in Science or Science-related discipline
  • The ability to form excellent professional relationships
  • Excellent numeracy and literacy skills
  • Excellent communication skills

You will be expected to work effectively with students as well as teaching and support staff at all levels. 

See the job description/person specification (below) for further details.

Please note that applications MUST be submitted on a school application form (below). CVs will not be accepted. 

Application forms to be sent to:

Closing date: Friday, 1st July at midday.

Oaks Park High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. As such, the successful applicant will be required to undertake a criminal record check via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Oaks Park High School is an equal opportunities employer.

Page Documents Date  
Science Technician JD 21-22 08th Jun 2022 Download
Application Form - Support Staff 20th Sep 2019 Download