Contract: Permanent. 31:25 hours per week, Term Time Only Monday – Friday, 8.30am – 3.15pm
Salary: Grade 14 Point 4 – 6, £18,933 - £ 19,698 per annum, pro rata. Actual salary £13,284 - £13,821
Start Date: As Soon As Possible
We are looking for an enthusiastic Science Technician, to support the Science Faculty in the preparation of materials and equipment for Science lessons. You will provide assistance to teachers and students during practical tasks, maintain stock and arrange maintenance of equipment and general administrative tasks relevant to the department. Ideally you will have a science background, working in a school, but this is not essential. This is an exciting post offering an excellent opportunity for an energetic and creative individual who relates positively to young people and thrives in the dynamic environment of an inclusive and progressive secondary school.
The successful candidate will be/have:
• A practical, methodical approach with good planning and effective organisational skills.
• Good interpersonal skills and excellent communication skills.
• Ability to cope with competing demands and strict deadlines.
• Work effectively and confidently with young people.
• Ability to use own initiative, and work well as part of team to support colleagues.
Frome College is a successful, vibrant and forward thinking 13-19 Upper School with approximately 1200 students. It is a fast-moving school undergoing exciting and rapid regeneration. We are based on a stunning campus in easy reach of Bath and Bristol. Frome itself is a thriving market town, with a vibrant artistic community with the renowned Frome Festival, monthly Sunday market and many restaurants and 2 theatres, one of which is on campus.
Benefits of working at Frome College offers the opportunity to be part of a strong community and supportive workforce. Free parking, onsite catering, nursery and discounted access to leisure centre. Employees also have access to various opportunities as part of My Staff Shop with Somerset County Council including Cycle to Work Scheme.
(CV’s are not accepted)
Closing date: Monday 11th October (8am)
Frome Community College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.