Blackpool, Lancashire
£15,865 - £17,307
Science Technician

Science Technician

£15,865 - £17,307

Blackpool Sixth is an outstanding college specialising in 16-19 education, we have an exciting opportunity for a Science Technician to join our team. In this permanent, term time only, position, you will be responsible for the maintenance and effective operation of equipment and resources in science as well as providing support to teachers and students in the effective delivery of science courses both within and outside the classroom.

Based within the Science department you will work closely with others in the department supporting students to achieve their ambitions. The department delivers both academic and vocational qualifications across science and engineering. As a team, we are all committed to delivering an exceptional learning experience for every student – and we work together to achieve that.

A day in Science could see you:

  • maintaining science areas, laboratories and equipment
  • preparing materials, consumables and equipment for staff and students
  • providing support to students in practical workshops/classrooms
  • maintaining an awareness of Health and Safety and assisting in ensuring that the students are aware of the practices and procedures.checking stock and ordering

Do you have an appropriate technical qualification to Level 3? Do you possess good

communication and organisation skills? Can you offer outstanding customer service to our students? If you have answered yes to these questions then click to apply now and find out more about the college. 

Closing date: 9am on 3rd July 2019

Interviews: 9th July 2019   

The health and wellbeing of our staff is important to us, we have recently launched a health and wellbeing group whose mission is to help create a healthy working environment for staff and students through the promotion of a healthy and balanced lifestyle.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are determined to ensure that no applicant or employee receives less favourable treatment on the grounds of a protected characteristic, or is disadvantaged by any conditions or any related individual requirements. We welcome applications from all sections of the community and all diverse groups. The college provides equality of access, services and care to everyone, regardless of people’s age, disability, gender, gender identity, gender expression or trans status, race, religion or belief or sexual orientation.

All staff will be carefully selected using recruitment and selection procedures designed to emphasise the college’s commitment to safeguarding. All posts, including volunteers, are subject to enhanced DBS clearance. Due to the number of applications we get for each post we will only be able to contact you should you be shortlisted for interview.