Laboratory/Science Technician

14 hours per week (term time plus 10 days)
Band 3 £18,795 – £19,171 pro rata
Required from February 24th 2020

James Calvert Spence College is a 9-19 through school, catering for students from Year 5 to Year 13.

We require a Laboratory/Science Technician to join our school support staff team from 24 February 2020.

We are looking for a supportive, confident and positive individual who is keen to apply their knowledge of scientific apparatus and techniques in a laboratory setting to help inspire the scientists of tomorrow.

This is an exciting time to join JCSC as we continue our journey towards excellence. You will join a thriving Science department, recognised by OFSTED as supporting pupils in making good progress.

You will:

  • Prepare and maintain specialist equipment, and monitor the use and safe storage of equipment
  • Support subject teachers with learning activities, wall displays, and activities outside of lessons during trips and after-school clubs
  • Provide ad hoc admin support

We can offer you:

  • The opportunity to progress and grow with support for professional development
  • A friendly and supportive working environment amongst a dedicated staff team

Further details about the school and vacancy can be obtained from or by calling 01665 710636.

Completed application forms should be submitted to the Business Support Officer, James Calvert Spence College, Acklington Road, Amble, Northumberland, NE65 0NG or by email to by noon on Wednesday 5th February 2020 Interviews will take place w/c 10th February.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment.  An enhanced DBS disclosure is required for this post.

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