Science Technician

Closing Date: 18-07-2019 (noon)

Salary: Band 2 £13,433-£13,701 pro rata (£17,711-£18,065 fte)
Working hours: 32.5 per week/39 weeks per year (term time only)
Contract: Permanent

Start date: Wednesday 4th September 2019

This role is for someone who has excellent interpersonal skills, is courteous and well-mannered and an articulate team player. You should have the ability to communicate professionally to all both orally and in writing. You should be organised, good at forward planning and have strong computer skills. You must have the ability to exercise discretion and maintain confidentially.

To provide the skills and expertise to support teaching and learning within the Science Department and utilise those skills to assist with the other needs of the school. All applicants must be qualified to GCSE A*-C or equivalent in at least English and Maths.

In March 2017, OFSTED judged the school as strongly ‘Good’ and we have built on this as we continue our journey to ‘outstanding’ and in June 2019, our school won the highly prestigious TES Award for Creative School of the Year in recognition of our commitment to creativity across all aspects of our curriculum.

Salterns Academy Trust is a learning community where every member of staff understands the difference they can make to our students’ outcomes. It was formed when Admiral Lord Nelson School (ALNS) became a converter academy in April 2014 and was joined by Trafalgar School in 2015 as a means of developing ever closer working relationships with our primary and secondary partner schools.

Early applications are encouraged and we reserve the right to close the vacancy if a suitable candidate is found.

Salterns Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring checks along with other relevant employment checks.

To apply please complete the application form that can be found on the website alns.co.uk and return it together with your letter of application to [email protected] Alternatively please contact Mrs Young at Admiral Lord Nelson School.

Post expires at 12:00pm on Thursday July 18th, 2019