Science Lab Technician
(37 hours - term time only)
(Grade 5 – £15,963)
A job share for this post may be considered for the right candidates
We wish to appoint a Laboratory Technician for September 2019 to work within the Science department at this Academy.
Technicians play a vital role in supporting the teaching of exciting, effective science safely and this is an opportunity to join a successful department with a strong ethos of teamwork and support.
We are seeking someone with excellent interpersonal and organisational skills, with the initiative and ability to work unsupervised or as part of a team under instruction from the Head of Department and/or Senior Lab Technician.
Previous experience is desirable but not essential, as training can be provided for the right candidate with an aptitude for Science.
Ormiston Bushfield Academy is a good school (OFSTED - March 2016) specialising in Maths, Sport and Performing Arts with a state-of -the-art building and in September 2018, a new wing was opened with purpose built science laboratories to accommodate our rapidly expanding sixth form.
We aim to give every student the opportunity to learn in an exciting and inspiring environment. The Academy is conveniently located close to the Cambridgeshire, Northamptonshire & Lincolnshire borders and benefits from excellent road and rail links.
Closing date for receipt of applications: Midday - Tuesday, 11th June 2019
The Academy is committed to safeguarding & promoting the welfare of children & young people & expects all staff & volunteers to share this commitment. Any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of two suitable references & a successful application for an enhanced disclosure from the DBS.