Senior Science Technician
This could possibly suit a recently retired/semi-retired professional with a science education background
Term Time, 38 weeks, 3 days per week
Required to start ASAP
Band F SCP 12 - 17
Actual salary £13,403 - £14,927
FTE £26,421 - £28,770
Are you looking for a role which is rewarding and fits around you? An opportunity to be part of changing the lives of young people and promoting our school whilst having the time to live your life? As our Senior Science Technician, you'll have the opportunity to do something amazing for young people in Oldershaw School supporting them in developing their science skills.
Oldershaw School is an 11-19 co-educational comprehensive situated in the borough of Wirral, which is an easy commute from Liverpool and Chester. We have a proud history of a hundred years of success and we believe in the very highest standards and expectations to provide a rich and challenging education for each and every student. The School was rated GOOD in all areas by OFSTED in March 2022
We are committed to supporting our staff, we can offer a generous pension scheme, Employee Assistance Programme, Occupational Health, staff wellbeing programme, free parking, and bike to work scheme.
The successful candidate will provide technical support to the science team supported by a FT Science Technician. They will prepare resources for practical lessons, covering all areas of science. They will be responsible for stock control and maintenance of tools, equipment and stock used by teachers and students. They will carry out risk assessments and ensure that Health & Safety guidelines are followed.
The school is an Equal Opportunities Employer and positively welcomes applications from all people regardless of their sex, creed, marital status, race, age, disability, sexual orientation.
This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS check. The school is committed to the safeguarding and welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment..
As part of our shortlisting process, during recruitment, we carry out online searches of publicly available information which may be used to consider an applicant's suitability for the post, including in discussion at interview.
Please note applicants must provide evidence of the right to work in the UK We do not currently offer sponsorship certificates as jobs are filled by the UK resident labour market.
Your application form, covering letter and CV supporting your application should be submitted to: HR@oldershaw.wirral.sch.uk
We reserve the right to close this vacancy earlier than the closing date quoted.
Closing Date: Monday 11th December 2023
Interview date: TBC