Assistant Technician (Science)

  • Job Reference: Shrewsbury
  • Date Posted: 13 January 2022
  • Recruiter: Shrewsbury School
  • Location: Shrewsbury, Shropshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive Salary and generous benefits
  • Sector: Education / Childcare
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Part Time

Job Description

ASSISTANT TECHNICIAN (SCIENCE)

Permanent, part-time, term time only

 The Assistant Technician (Science) will contribute towards the aim of the School by providing practical support, equipment and materials for the Biology Faculty. 

 You will play an important role in a high-quality support to science teaching in the School.  You will assist the Science Technicians look after laboratory equipment in setting-up lesson, ensure the prep room is clean and tidy together with maintain stock and general administrative work. 

 Candidates must have good organisational and interpersonal skills with a team player attitude.  This is a busy Science Department therefore you must be able to work with the minimal of supervision as well as demonstrating both practical and pro-active skills. 

 This position would be an ideal role for someone looking to gaining experience as a Science Technician, we can provide first class training and the opportunity to develop your skills.  Candidates must be able to demonstrate a genuine interest in education and working in a Science Department of a major independent school.  Some previous experience in a similar role would be desirable but not essential. 

 In return we offer a competitive salary, training and development, Pension, Life Insurance, car parking, lunch when on duty, and the use of the School’s sports and library facilities.

 For a full application pack including job description and application form, please visit https://www.shrewsbury.org.uk/page/job-vacancies alternatively, email recruitment@shrewsbury.org.uk or call 01743 280 834.

 Closing date:  12pm, 31 January 2022

Interviews will be held week commencing 31 January 2022

 Shrewsbury School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Candidates will undergo thorough child protection screening including checks with the Disclosure & Barring Service.