Science Technician (Biology)

King Edward’s School is looking to recruit an enthusiastic and motivated individual for the role of Science Technician to join an enthusiastic, strong, very supportive and friendly department in an exceptional school from 3 September 2019.

The School has a very active science department and the successful candidate will work with a team of tehnicians to help to prepare practical experiments, provide technical support to teachers, assist with preparation for Open Days and Outreach events, and ensure the health and safety of the labs and prep rooms. More information about the School, the department and the role can be found in the application pack.

Type of role: Term-time only plus three days to be worked in the holidays. 37 hours per week, 8.00am to 4.00pm Monday to Thursday and 8.00am to 3.30pm Friday with a 30-minute unpaid lunch break.
Salary: Actual salary of £15,216 (Grade 3 SCP 6 on the support staff salary scale, £19,227 full-time equivalent).

Closing date: 9am on Monday 29 July 2019. 
Interviews: Interviews will take place on Thursday 1 August 2019.

How to apply
To apply for this role, forward a completed application form (available for download below) and a covering letter addressed to Zoe Robinson, Bursar, outlining why you feel that your skills and experience would equip you to take on this role, by email to:  

Download application pack.
Download application form.

If you have any queries about the role or would like to discuss it in more detail, please contact Zoe Robinson, Bursar, by email:

King Edward’s School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check. View a copy of the School’s Recruitment, Selection and Disclosure Policy

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