King James' School

Science Technician

25 hours per week

Term-time only (including Training Days)

NYB06, £9,671-£10,702

We are seeking applications for a self-motivated, enthusiastic and supportive Science Technician to start as soon as possible. You will assist the Subject Teachers in the delivery of a high standard of education and an effective working environment for our students. You will work closely with the Head of Science and Team Leader Science Technician.

The successful candidate will have a good level of general education and show technical and administrative competence. Training in specific tasks will be provided by the Team Leader Science Technician and/or Head of Science, however, a specific Science qualification (preferably Biological Science) and/or technical qualification would be an advantage.

You will require the ability to multi-task, liaise confidently with teachers and build a good rapport with students to assist the smooth running of the Department.

This rewarding role is both challenging and varied as it includes technical, administrative and housekeeping duties. Dependent on the demands of the curriculum, the balance of these may vary significantly over the course of the school year.

We welcome you to visit our school prior to application. Should you wish to discuss the post or arrange a visit, please contact: Nick Mastin (Head of Science) on 01423 866 061

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all members of staff to share this commitment. This position is subject to an enhanced DBS check and approved references.

Please refer to our Candidate Information document below for more details about the post.

Completed applications must be submitted via email to: and received by: 10am, Monday 3rd April 2017

Interviews will be held on Friday 7th April 2017.

Please note that CVs will not be accepted.