Science Technician required in Scarborough

Principal Resourcing
Scarborough, UK
17 Aug 2019
02 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Principal Resourcing are now looking to recruit an experienced Science Technician to work within one of our schools in Scarborough. The post is fulltime starting September 2019and be for a minimum of 1 term. You will be required to assist in the efficient running of the Science department and to play a crucial role in supporting and directly improving students learning experiences in the department. You will also work under your own initiative and apply a degree of decision making within established working practices and need to be enthusiastic and have the drive to join this department, contributing to its well-established tradition of success.

The Technician is an integral part of the curriculum team and as a Technician, you will need to ensure the appropriate equipment and resources are prepared, ready and available for lessons while adhering to the correct procedures (for example, COSHH, Health & Safety etc). You will be supporting the teaching in the Science department and arrange Teacher demonstrations, student practical work and participate in practical examination.

Please read the below criteria and if you feel you are suited to working with us then we look forward to receiving your CV.

Responsibilities to also include:
  • To set up and assist staff in the use of equipment and support teaching as and when needed.
  • Health and safety procedure is followed logging faults/hazards and reporting as necessary.
  • To ensure safe storage of tools and equipment, including checking equipment and liaising with staff and subject leader on any shortfalls or future requirements.

Principal Resourcing requirements:
  • Post 16 educational qualifications, NVQ Level II or experience in a similar role is required.
  • Further Art & Design or Technology Qualification.
  • You should have a good common sense approach and the ability to work on own initiative.
  • Confident and positive approach to working with children.
  • Are pro-active team members, committed to raising standards and achievement.
  • Keen to learn and develop professionally.
  • Experience of using behaviour management strategies and techniques with young people.
  • Evidence of having held a position of responsibility within a work place environment.
  • Up to date certification for machines.
  • Have a passion for education.
  • A current DBS registered with the Update Service or a DBS done through Principal Resourcing.

For all applicants we offer:
  • Highly supportive, committed and hardworking Consultants who will endeavour to find assignments suited to your needs specific to your Local Authority.
  • An opportunity to extend your professional development with FREE iTOL accredited CPD courses available.
  • A stimulating and supportive working and learning environment.
  • Rewarding and competitive rates of pay.
  • A great range of opportunities to work in a variety of local schools of your choice.
  • 'Recommend a Friend' bonus.
  • A wealth of Education experience in branch to provide you with industry knowledge, career advice and CV assistance.

Principal Resourcing is an Education Recruitment Business having sought agreement from their clients to find candidates for these roles, in accordance with the Employment Agencies and Employment Business Regulations Act 2003. Principal Resourcing is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Appointments will be subject to our stringent vetting procedures, including an enhanced DBS check and references.

We are proud to be REC Audited Education Status with the GOLD standard for recruitment.

Principal Resourcing are pleased to announce we are a preferred supplier for the DRET and The AET!

David Ross Education Trust schools create a rich and exciting learning environment that inspires students to become their confident, academic best. The Academies Enterprise Trust are a national network of over 60 primary, special and secondary academies. They are passionately committed to inspiring children and young people.

If you aspire to work with these trusts please contact Principal Resourcing direct for more information!

We look forward to hearing from you. Please apply now with your CV and our team will be in touch with you shortly.

Please note that if you have not heard from us within two weeks, your application has been unsuccessful.

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