Science Technician - Croydon, South London

Tradewind Recruitment
Croydon, Surrey
17 Jul 2017
15 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Science Technician - Croydon, South London - September 2017 start - OFSTED graded 'outstanding' school - Salary based on experience, term time only (42 weeks per annum)

Are you a Science graduate with a wealth of knowledge about the way a science laboratory should be run?

Would you like to use your knowledge of Science and your passion for working in a laboratory to assist in the running of a secondary school Science Department?

Then this Science Technician role begins in September 2017 and could be just what you need to start the new academic year on a positive note. The successful candidate for this role will be a talented Science graduate who is keen to work in a lab environment to support teachers and students.

**Science Technician - Croydon, South London
**Applications welcomed from Science graduates with any science background- Chemistry, Physics or Biology
**Successful candidate to oversee the day-to-day running equipment and materials for a busy Science Department
**Permanent role to begin in September 2017

About the School- Science Technician - Croydon, South London

Located just a few minutes' walk from a busy South London train station, this school easy to reach via public transport and is fairly central within the Croydon Borough. This school is graded as 'outstanding' by OFSTED and is known for the excellent teaching and structure it is able to provide for its students. The Science Department is a happy, hard-working and ambitious community, where both students and teachers treat each other with care and respect. The Department is very well-run by an established Head of Science, whom the successful candidate for this Science Technician role will report to. The successful candidate will join a team of friendly Science Teachers, support staff and other technicians, and will work with these people to ensure that the practical elements of the school's Science lessons go smoothly.

About the Role - Science Technician - Croydon, South London

The successful candidate for this Science Technician role will be someone with expert knowledge of Science equipment, who feels confident in their ability to provide and maintain equipment and materials within a busy, fast-paced environment. This person will be required to ensure the deployment of all relevant materials, ensure that health and safety procedures are closely followed at all times, monitor and replenish stock as and when required, manage a small budget for equipment, and provide teaching aids and support with in-class demonstrations when appropriate. This person should work well with both adults and students, and should be an excellent communicator.

How to Apply - Science Technician - Croydon, South London

If you have a relevant, Science-based degree and would like to work behind the scenes in a busy Science Department at an 'outstanding' school, then this role is for you. To apply, please send your CV to Laura at Tradewind today!