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Science Technician

                                                     Grade 2 (£18,562 - £20,493 pro rata)                                                                                                                        Term time only contract                                                                     Temporary until 31/08/2021

We are looking to appoint a committed and hardworking ‘Science Technician’.

King’s Norton Boys’ School is a rapidly improving 11 to 16 secondary school. The Headteacher and Governors are determined to maintain the school’s upward trajectory, giving our students the highest quality learning experiences to ensure they all achieve their potential.

This is a wonderful opportunity for the right person to work with highly dedicated staff in being part of our school on its journey to becoming ‘Outstanding’. You will need to work on your own initiative, have good organisational skills, work well under pressure and be able to support students and staff with their work. Experience of working in a school science laboratory setting is desirable however other relevant experience will be considered. This is a temporary post until the end of the current academic year. The Science Department is well resourced with 5 fully equipped laboratories and extensive preparation space. This role will provide opportunities to develop new and existing skills in a supportive team environment.

The successful candidate will:

  • Be responsible for setting out apparatus, cleaning, repairing, maintaining equipment and ensuring laboratories remain tidy.
  • Be a key member of the Science faculty.
  • Support teachers during Science practical lessons.

King’s Norton Boys’ School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children; the successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check. Further details are available in the ‘Vacancies’ section on the school website: If you would like to visit the school then please contact Mrs S. Holland, Headteacher’s PA.

How to apply:

Applicants should complete the school’s application form and submit with a supporting letter, maximum of two sides of A4. Applications should be emailed to: by 10am on Friday 30th October 2020.