Chemistry Technician - Kendrick School

Recruiter
Reading Borough Council
Location
Reading,Berkshire,United Kingdom
Salary
£18,123 - £18,790 Per Year
Posted
20 Jan 2023 03:15
Closes
16 Feb 2023 23:59
Reference
1860934732
Sector
Academy
Job Level
Technician
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Chemistry Technician - Kendrick School

37 hours a week - Term time only plus 37 hours work in the holidays and INSET days as required. An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic Chemistry Technician at this successful 11-18 girls grammar school in Reading to join us at the beginning of Term 5 (April 2023). Graded Outstanding in its recent OFSTED inspection, Kendrick School is a centre of academic excellence with a track record of high performance and achievement. We are looking for someone who has a good understanding and interest in Science, particularly Chemistry. You must have good numeracy, literacy and ICT skills and need to well organised in your work. You will need to be flexible in your approach and enjoy working as part of a team. As a valued member of staff you would be responsible for providing technical and administrative support to the Chemistry department and supporting Science and partnership outreach work. Chemistry is extremely popular, and many students take the subject at A Level. You would be joining a very experienced and enthusiastic department and students are highly motivated, creative and engaged. Kendrick School is a welcoming, inclusive and happy community. The recent Ofsted report, November 2022 stated: The Kendrick Pledge emphasises friendship, kindness, respect, equality, tolerance and justice, and these values underpin all that the school achieves. Pupils flourish in this exceptionally caring and inclusive learning environment. Secure, trusting relationships between staff and pupils ensure pupils feel very well supported and safe here. In turn, pupils excellent behaviour and impeccable manners make Kendrick a very special place to be . Further details and an application form can be downloaded from the school website or obtained by emailing Amanda Emberson-Powney CVs cannot be accepted as a method of application. Closing date: 9am Wednesday 8th February 2023 Interviews: week commencing 20th February 2023 (we reserve the right to close the application process early if a suitable candidate becomes available) Kendrick School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Any successful applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure check by the Disclosure & Barring Service. Kendrick School is an Equal Opportunity employer