Science Technician

07 Sep 2018
30 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Tradewind are recruiting! A rare opportunity to become part of a high achieving Lincolnshire school has become available – are you the Science Technician to take the job?

An exciting and rare opportunity to join one of the most prestigious schools in Lincolnshire has opened for an exceptional Science Technician.

We are looking for an enthusiastic candidate with experience of working in a school setting.
Due to the nature of the role, you must display excellent attention to detail, work within Health & Safety guidelines when mixing chemical solutions and have a real passion for science.

You will be responsible for the running of the prep room including the ordering of all stock and materials as well as monitoring the departments resources.

You will be setting up all experiments and equipment for all practical lessons and then cleaning after use. You will also help out and assist in some lessons as and when required.

The ideal candidate will:
• Have experience working within a UK secondary school
• Have a science based qualification
• Have an enhanced DBS on the Update Service
• Be available to start immediately

This is a full time, long-term role which will be required for the full Autumn term at least and pay is between £75 - £85 per day.

As a school who boasts some of the highest results across the county, you will be working with a team of ambitious and dedicated teachers and senior leaders. Pupils within the school have high expectations of their education and relish the opportunity to be challenged and stretched as learners.

We are looking for:
· A Science Technician who has worked competently within a school previously
· A committed practitioner, who will want to attain the highest standards throughout their role
· A collaborative and driven individual who will support on the delivery of the subject

Based in Lincolnshire, you will benefit from excellent transport links, free onsite parking and local bus routes.

In return the school offers:
The school has consistent and relevant CPD sessions that you will be invited to take part in for the duration of your time in the school.
As a Science Technician within this school, you will have the support and direction of an excellent Head of Department as well as a great team of colleagues and a well-equipped Science department with modern resources.

The Tradewind difference

By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:

• We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
• We care about your training and development more than any other agency – which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 25 to be exact! That’s 18 more than our next nearest competitor
• Great referral scheme – recommend a friend and earn a brilliant bonus!
• Full interview preparation and assistance – so you’re fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
• Help with lesson planning - our support doesn’t stop once we’ve secured you a placement
• Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
• Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

To join us and be successful in this Science Technician role you will need to:
• Hold QTS status or equivalent teaching qualification
• This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
• Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained
• You must have the legal right to work in the UK

Click ‘Apply now’ to be considered for this great position as Science Technician in Lincolnshire. Or for more information about the role, contact Louise Hayes on (Apply online only) /
We look forward to hearing from you and helping take you on the next step of your teaching career.
Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer – stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates, clients and employees come first. At Tradewind you will have access to 25 fully certified CPD courses, that’s 18 more than our next nearest competitor, all focused on making you the best you can be. We have the very best people available to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.
We specialise in matching Teachers and Support Staff to their dream job, and help Primary, Secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 11 offices in the UK, including: London, the West Midlands, the North West, East Anglia, the North East, the South West, Yorkshire, the Midlands, Herts and Bucks.
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