Senior Science Technician

The successful candidate will run a busy, vibrant school science preparation room. The Senior Technician is responsible for managing the Technician support team, ensuring that chemical, physical and biological equipment and resources are maintained and prepared for lessons. The job requires an oversight of Health and Safety for all procedures and equipment and ensuring that records relating to Health and Safety are up to date.  The successful candidate will work with the Head of Faculty to manage the faculty budget and is responsible for ordering and purchasing equipment. Teaching undergoes continual development and technical support staff are actively involved in developing, trialing and evaluating new teaching materials and resources with teaching staff.

Applicants are expected to be enthusiastic and to adhere to the ethos of Chesterton as described in our ethos document. There will be opportunities for training and career progression for the right candidate. 

Please send a completed application form and covering letter to Mrs Suzanne Izzard (PA to the Principal) Chesterton Community College, Gilbert Road, Cambridge, CB4 3NY or

Senior Science Technician

Chesterton Community College


£24,419 FTE


37 hours per week, Term time only

Closing Date

30th July

Start Date

September 2021

Interview Date


Advert Posted

2 weeks ago

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