School Science Technician

Recruiter
Confidential
Location
Manchester,Lancashire,United Kingdom
Salary
£17,080 - £31,500 Per Year
Posted
23 Nov 2021 08:03
Closes
20 Dec 2021 23:59
Reference
1407412484
Sector
Academy
Job Level
Technician
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

School Science Technician

Secondary High School in Central ManchesterRole: Science TechnicianHours: 7.30-3.00 Monday to FridayStart: ImmediatelyEnd: 17th December 2021Must hold an enhanced DBS due to the immediate start of the roleNow Education are recruiting on behalf of a high school based in the Manchester area.The school are seeking a Science Technician to join their Science department. This role will be temporary.Duties and Responsibilities * Supporting Teaching Staff to deliver the Science Curriculum * To keep up to date with curriculum developments preparing in advance of lessons all necessary equipment, resources and documents; delivering them to the relevant classroom and laying out as requested; clearing and washing up at the end of lessons; returning all equipment to the prep room or storage area as appropriate. * Apply generic lab technician skills to deliver high quality practicals and demonstrations to be used in physics/chemistry/biology lessons. * Help in the trial of assessed practicals. * Assist teachers in the distribution of equipment and resources * When requested, assist teachers with demonstrations and practicals in the classroom. * Develop new systems in the laboratories and prep rooms to improve the technical support service. Maintaining Equipment and Resources * Help conduct half termly lab checks and report problems regarding labs, fume hoods and equipment. * Help ensure the laboratories (including sinks) are regularly cleaned and that the gas taps and electric sockets are regularly checked for foreign objects inserted into them. * Report issues to your line manager. * Monitor stock of materials and equipment.• Keep prep rooms clean and tidy ensuring a safe environment for all pupils and staff.• Follow established school systems and protocols.Qualifications and experienceYou will need to hold a minimum of a GCSE in Science, be able to demonstrate previous experience working in a lab environment.You would be able to demonstrate recent relevant training or qualifications in this area.You must have excellent communication skills-both written and oralGood IT skillsKnowledge of physics/chemistry/biology GCSE curriculum would be desirable.You must be willing to undertake training for this role.How can you be considered?Application is by clicking apply now