CS1246 - Technician

£19,562 - £21,337 per year Pro Rata
30 Nov 2017
09 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
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You will be required to support the school community primarily within the science subjects but you will be required to contribute to the wider technician team support in other areas when required.

Key responsibilities are:-

  • Preparation and servicing of experimental kits for Science subjects
  • Prepare/manufacture teaching material as required Maintaining appropriate stock levels of solutions and consumables
  • Delivery and setting up of equipment and experiments to classrooms
  • Collection of resources from classrooms and work areas

  • Maintain efficient, effective and organised laboratory/stores
  • Ensure chemicals are stored correctly
  • Ordering, stock control and maintaining an accurate inventory of resources
  • Regular cleaning, maintenance and repair of resources
  • Assist with the implementation of safety regulations
  • Carry out risk assessments when required
  • Disposal of chemicals and waste products safely

  • Assistance with software installation and the monitoring of the use of hardware and software
  • Set up projection equipment
  • Set up and operate sound and lighting equipment
  • Undertake other duties as directed by Senior Technician.

You should have experience in providing science support to a varied client base within a busy environment - preferably within an educational establishment and have an awareness of current curriculum needs. You will have a proven ability to understand, follow and convey technical instructions, demonstrate accuracy and attention to detail and have excellent organizational skills. This post requires a high degree of flexibility; managing the day to day aspects you will be required to have the ability to make informed decisions quickly.

You are required to hold a relevant qualification in chemical handling and have an up to date knowledge of safe working laboratory practices and COSHH.

You will work 35 hours per week on a term time basis.

This post is temporary until June 2018 due to budget restrictions.

For an informal discussion please contact Sharon McLay, Resource Manager, or Constance Milne, Senior Technician,Larbert High School on (01324) 554233.

If you are the successful candidate for this post, you will be working with children and/or vulnerable adults and therefore you must have PVG membership.

See also: CS1246-Technician 15.11.17.pdf

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