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Science Technician

Newcastle Upon Tyne
£75.00 to £110 Per Day
Job Type
6 Sep 2022
Job Role: Science Technician Full time position: Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 4:00pm Rate of pay: £70 - £110 per day (DOE) We are looking for an experienced and passionate Science Technician to join a 'outstanding' secondary school in the Newcastle area for ASAP. The Science Technician will be responsible for: • Co-ordinating and providing practical resources and facilities to science laboratories ensuring timetabled deadlines are met. • Provide assistance and advice in the practical aspects of the science curriculum, by liaising with teachers and other support staff. • Ensuring the health, welfare and safety of staff and pupils in accordance with health and safety legislation as far as is possible. The ideal person will have: • Ability to work as part of a team • Good oral communication skills • Flexible attitude to work • Ability to work in an organised and methodical way • Numeracy & literacy skills (relevant scientific skills for post) • Attention to detail skills • Ability to use relevant scientific equipment • Knowledge of procedures to prepare molar concentrations of solutions and use of relevant equipment • Awareness of Health & Safety issues particularly in relation to chemicals used in Science • Good interpersonal skills • Commitment to undertaking relevant training and development • Plan and organise workload to meet deadlines • Carefully use very expensive equipment; • Instruct, and check the work of, others; Provide information, advice and guidance on use of scientific equipment • Previous relevant experience or the ability to demonstrate the competence to carry out of the job APPLY TODAY and Alex from TeacherActive will be in touch to discuss your application. All applicants will be contacted to discuss suitability and then invited to register with TeacherActive. Registration involves an enhanced DBS check, ID checks and will require you to supply good professional references. We pride ourselves on excellent service. We can provide a wide range of opportunities in schools and other educational institutions, with good rates of pay, at times to suit your needs. Regular external audits have shown repeatedly that our standards are exceptional. We are passionate about finding the right staff for each environment. TeacherActive is an equal opportunities employer, and operates as an Employment Business in providing temporary or contract job-seeking services
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  • Job Reference: 705691271-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: TeacherActive - Newcastle
    TeacherActive - Newcastle
  • Location: Newcastle Upon Tyne
  • Salary: £75.00 to £110 Per Day
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Contract