Science Technical Support Assistant

LITTLE HEATH SCHOOL
Little Heath Road, Tilehurst, Reading, Berkshire RG31 5TY
Headteacher: Mr DJ Ramsden
Specialist Science and Mathematics College;
High Performing Secondary School
SCIENCE TECHNICAL SUPPORT ASSISTANT
Local Government Scale C, Spinal Point Range 10-15 (13,874 - 16,054 pa, pro rata) subject to experience
37 hours per week - Monday to Friday - Term-time only
Required from Easter 2013
We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and efficient Science Technician to work in support of the Science department. The opportunity of progressing to Grade D will be available to any candidate with the required skills and experience.
YOU WILL:
- improve standards of learning and achievement for all students by helping to prepare equipment and materials required for science classes, including practical work and demonstrations
- ensure specialist pieces of science equipment ensuring that lessons and practical experiments run smoothly, in consultation where appropriate with key stakeholders, including making sure labs are kept clean and tidy and equipment put away carefully
- undertake maintenance safety checks on equipment and materials in line with appropriate Health and Safety and COSHH regulations.
Little Heath School is an over-subscribed, highly successful comprehensive school (1,700 on roll, including 400 in the Sixth Form) situated in a pleasant semi-rural setting to the west of Reading with good access to road and rail links.
For an application form and information pack, please contact Emma Tedstone at Little Heath School on 0118 943 9503 or via email. Please address supporting letter of application to the Headteacher.
Closing date for applications: Monday 4 March 2013
Interview date: Wednesday 13 March 2013
Little Heath School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Little Heath School Governing Body is an equal opportunities employer.

Job Type : Permanent

Location : Tilehurst

Salary : 13,874 - 16,054 pro rata

Date Advertised : 14 Feb 2013


Sorry, this position is no longer available.

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