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Science Technician

Barlby High School

Details about this role

Job reference: bhs_scitec_130921

Level/salary range: Grade D, Scale point 4 – 6, £18,933 – £19,698 FTE per Annum

Hours of work: 37 Hours, Term Time Only

Contract type: Permanent

Closing date for applicants: 27 September 2021

Interviews: TBC

Start date: TBC

What this role involves

We are looking to appoint a Science Technician to work under the supervision and direction of teachers to support learning by providing technical assistance, through the coordination, preparation and maintenance of teaching areas and equipment for students. The postholder will be required to prepare resources, materials and equipment for science lessons as directed. This role will work within the school in supporting teachers with practical science lessons where the post holder may be subject to disagreeable working conditions. Due to the nature of the role, the postholder may be required to wear protective clothing for their own safety.

Salary is dependent on current qualifications and experience, please see job descriptions for more information.

About us

Barlby High School is a friendly, warm and caring community school. As a relatively small school of 540 students, every child is personally known and cared for. As part of Hope Sentamu Learning Trust we enjoy the benefits of belonging to a much larger organisation which enables us to develop staff and share resources.

Our vision is that every child should flourish and develop a real love for learning. We want the very best for all our students and have high expectations for them. This is born from the belief that every child is full of potential and has a unique part to play in society. We want every member of our school community to ‘Live life to the full.’

Application form

Job reference: bhs_scitec_130921
About you - Step 1 of 12

IMPORTANT: Before you begin...

The following application form is split into 12 sections which should take around 30 minutes to complete. As there is currently no facility for applicants to save their progress, you may find it helpful to have the following standard interview information to hand, prior to filling out your application: education history, qualifications, employment history, references etc.

Although all sections are straightforward, Section 6 (Supporting Statement) requires applicants to describe how they meet the essential criteria of the person specification. Information, examples and evidence to illustrate how you feel you meet the essential criteria should also be included. As there is currently no facility for applicants to save their progress, you may find it useful to compose this statement separately (e.g. in Microsoft Word) before copying and pasting your text into the box in Section 6.

Other than the answers you provide throughout the following form, if you have additional information you would like to include in support of your application, please record it at the end of your Supporting Statement (Section 6).


Please note: a copy of your submitted application form will be emailed to you on completion.

If you have any questions about this application form, please email recruitment@hslt.academy clearly stating the job reference number.

Barlby High School – Science Technician

Job reference: bhs_scitec_130921

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