Concord College is England’s premier co-educational international boarding school set in the heart of the Shropshire countryside, with 600 students aged 13-18. With over 40 nationalities represented amongst our students, we enjoy a wonderfully diverse environment with a strong community feel and decency, trust and respect at our core. All employees play an important part in providing all that is required for the students in our care.
If you are looking for an opportunity to work as part of a great team in a beautiful setting with first class facilities, excellent working conditions and rates of pay, plus many additional benefits we are seeking to appoint an experienced and highly skilled full time Science Technician who will provide support to the Senior Science Technician and Head of Science in undertaking science preparation work. The post holder will assist in practical classes as required, providing technical advice and assistance to both teachers and students. They will support the department in the organising and managing of practical resources and will undertake basic maintenance of equipment.
It is essential that the post holder has a minimum of GCSE grade A-C in Mathematics and English plus Physics, Biology and Chemistry or a Science dual award, or a related NVQ/BTEC qualification. Biology or Chemistry A-level is also desirable. Previous experience of working as an Education Technician in Biology and Chemistry would be beneficial.
In addition to a competitive salary, other benefits will include the provision of a free lunch, a defined contribution pension scheme, income protection and life assurance schemes.
Concord College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Child Protection Screening is undertaken which includes checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.