Vacancy: Science Technician (Permanent)

Job Title: 
Science Technician (Role B)
SCP 18 - 21 Actual Salary Range £15,966 - £17,380

37 hrs pw, term-time only

(work 39 weeks/paid 44 weeks)

Immediate Start

Blatchington Mill School wishes to appoint a Science Technician immediately to join our skilled and established team.

This is an exciting time to be part of this successful and popular school, the science department is working with a new curriculum and has recently opened an additional, purpose built, laboratory.

Reporting to the Senior Science Technician, the successful candidate will provide technical, practical and administrative support, enabling teachers to concentrate on the provision of a high standard of science education.

We seek an organised individual with an attention to detail who will take a creative approach to problem solving.  Energy and enthusiasm, a flexible approach and a proactive attitude are all aptitudes that we look for.

Duties will include preparation of resources, maintenance, cleaning of equipment and stock management. Previous experience of working in a similar role is desirable.

If you are interested in the role and would like to be part of our team, please complete and return an application form by the closing date: (CVs alone will not be considered)

Closing date: Monday, 3rd December 2018 – 12.00 noon
Interview date: Week commencing 10th December 2018.

Blatchington Mill School is committed to safeguarding our students; we expect all staff and volunteers to support this commitment. Criminal record checks will be carried out and a full, enhanced DBS clearance is required for all positions.

Applications are encouraged from black and ethnic minority candidates, as these groups are under-represented on the school's staff.

(Race Relations Act sections 35-38 apply).

How to Apply

Unless otherwise stated, please return your completed application form by noon on the closing date to:

Amanda Brasington,
Head Teacher's PA,
Blatchington Mill School & Sixth Form College,
Nevill Avenue,

Tel: 01273 736244
Fax: 01273 739615
[email protected]