Exeter School is the leading co-educational day school in the Southwest, educating over 950 pupils aged 7-18. An HMC and IAPS school, situated on a 25-acre site near the city centre, our strong links to the local community, well-established pastoral care systems and fantastic teaching enable us to challenge, inspire and deliver the very best learning to our pupils.
We are looking to appoint a Science Technician to start as soon as possible.
Reporting to the Science Technician Coordinator, the post-holder will work across the three science departments ensuring a safe, effective and efficient laboratory technical service for pupils and teaching staff. Biology experience is desirable but not essential.
The post-holder needs to have experience of working in a laboratory environment; be able to work under pressure to short deadlines; deal with regular interruptions; work with minimal supervision; act on own initiative; and demonstrate attention to detail.
Specific qualifications, experience and/or training should be made clear on your application, and all will be advantageous in the application process. Good IT skills including Microsoft Office programs are essential.
This is a permanent, full-time position working 37.5 hrs/week (8.30am to 4.30pm with a 30-minute lunch break, five days per week), during term time and includes 5.6 weeks paid holiday to be taken during school holidays. Some earlier mornings or evening work, for which time off in lieu will be given, may occasionally be required.
The role will attract a salary of £21,510 as well as generous benefits including 8% employer pension contribution, free school lunch during term time, free on-site parking, discretionary staff discount on school fees and use of indoor swimming pool and fitness suite.
Exeter School is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from any appropriately qualified person. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service. Employment is subject to the receipt of two satisfactory references provided specifically for this post and addressed to the school, and to satisfactory DBS clearance.
For further information and to apply, please visit https://www.exeterschool.org.uk/about-exeter-school/vacancies.
Our application form must be completed – CVs alone will not be accepted.
Please apply by 9am on the closing date.
Tuesday 10 January 2023 (provisional) However, interviews will be arranged as suitable applications are received so early application is recommended.
- OrganisationOther Organisations
- Work LocationExeterDevon
- Work Postcode
- Occupational GroupEducation Support
- Salary Details
£21,510 per annum plus generous benefits (see advert details)
- Job TermPermanent
- Appointment TypeFull Time
see advert details
- Closing Date
- DBS Check Required