School Science Technician

Birmingham, West Midlands
£13 - £15 per day
Education and Training
Full Time

Exciting Opportunity for an Experienced School Science Technician

Career Teachers are looking to appoint experienced Science Technician for a North Birmingham based secondary school on a full-time temporary basis (term time only) starting September 2024.

Responsibilities of the role include:

As a science technician, you will be required to work as part of a team and report to the Senior Science Technician. Your duties will include preparation of stock solutions and maintaining glassware in classrooms, preparing practical lessons prior to lessons and delivering to the classrooms, general up-keep of Science Technician laboratory, carrying out regular health and safety checks on laboratories, preparation rooms and stores and provide technical support and health and safety advice to staff and students, assisting the administration team with ensuring all pupil data is kept up to date, implementing procedures and regulations involving safe disposal of waste material.

The school and Career Teachers are committed to promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.

Qualifications & Requirements:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Science
  • Have a minimum of 6 months experience working within a school setting as a Science Technician
  • Eligibility to work within the UK
  • Hold an enhanced DBS check on the update service or be willing to undertake a new one
  • Have up-to-date safeguarding training; Career Teachers offer a FREE online Safeguarding training course
  • Able to provide a minimum of 2 x references to cover the last 2 years of employment history
  • Recent experience as a food technology Technician.
  • A creative individual who possesses excellent organisational skills
  • Pro-active in providing support for teaching and learning in the classroom and under the supervision of teaching staff

Why join us at Career Teachers:

  • By registering with Career Teachers, you will be offered:
  • The opportunity to work within a variety of schools.
  • Regular work available including daily and long-term supply and permanent.
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Professional support from our team of experienced and dedicated consultants.
  • Free CPD
  • Access to Skills Network
  • Refer a friend scheme.
  • Recognition programme
  • Access to discount and cashback platform Affinity Extra

Don’t miss out on this opportunity
Apply now by sending your CV through to Stacey directly or contact me to discuss further on 0121 633 4698


At Career Teachers we are fully compliant with Agency Worker Regulations, ensuring you receive equal treatment for pay and conditions after a 12 week qualifying period. Please ask for further details.

All quoted rates are inclusive of 12.07% holiday pay.

Important Notice: In order for you to be successful in applying for the above position you should be eligible to work in the UK, or hold a relevant work visa. Safeguarding, quality and integrity are at the heart of what we do. During the application process you are required to:

– Attend an interview in person;

– Give details for us to complete Reference checks;

– Provide an Enhanced DBS disclosure

We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within education. We have a policy, as a matter of courtesy, to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to reply to individual enquiries. If we have not contacted you within this specified time your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion, we encourage you to please apply for any other position that you may see in the future. Thank you. Career Teachers is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its Clients.

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