School Science Technician
School Science Technician Vacancy, 35 Hours Per Week
Your new School
This comprehensive School is an English-medium secondary school maintained by the Cardiff Local Authority. There are around 1,000 pupils on roll. The senior leadership team is comprised of the headteacher, a deputy headteacher & three assistant headteachers. Pupil behaviour & attainment throughout the school is good & most develop their social and life skills well. The school has a caring and supportive ethos which is reflected well in the experience of all pupils. The headteacher and senior leaders have been successful in promoting a shared, clear and challenging vision for the school's development based upon the values of respect, commitment & success.
Your new role
You will join a dynamic team within the well-established science department, responsible for ensuring the efficient day-to-day running of the department. You will assist the teaching staff as required with practical lessons as well as managing the lab and stock room and maintaining all of the specialist equipment. You will play an integral role within the classroom, setting up demonstrations as necessary and assisting pupils in the correct use of equipment.
What you'll need to succeed
You will be an experienced science technician within a similar role. You will be able to prepare and assist pupils in the use of all complex scientific equipment. Experience of working within a school environment or with children is highly desirable. This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS check.
What you'll get in return
You will get the chance to manage the Science department from a Technician perspective in a growing school with excellent teaching staff. You will play a significant part in the learning and development of all pupils in science lessons. The rate of pay is competitive and on-site parking is available for all staff.
What you need to do now
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