Science Technician

Key Information

Location: New College Pontefract

Salary: Band E of the NCLT Support Staff Scale (£20,089 - £21,879 fte, pro rata) depending on experience. Actual Salary: £16,963 - £18,474. A recruitment and retention allowance may be offered for an outstanding candidate

Contract Type: Term Time Only

Contract Term: Permanent


Closing Date: Thursday 23rd June

Interview Date: Thursday 30th June

About this Opportunity

An Exciting Opportunity to Join an Outstanding Team!

We are looking to appoint a talented and enthusiastic Science Technician to support the smooth running of science teaching, primarily within Chemistry and Physics but working flexibly as part of a small team across all sciences. Responsible for preparing equipment and laboratories for practical classes, assisting with demonstrations and maintaining equipment and resources, the successful candidate must have an understanding of Chemistry and/or Physics to A Level standard as well as previous practical experience.

New College is an outstanding place to work and study, regularly near the top of UK Sixth Form College results tables and awarded outstanding in all areas by Ofsted.  With a dynamic, positive and supportive culture for staff and students, we have an enviable reputation for staff career progression and development.  With over 2500 students, New College Pontefract is the founding member of the New Collaborative Learning Trust (NCLT).  New College Pontefract, New College Doncaster and New College Bradford work closely together, presenting exciting opportunities for collaboration, support, development and progression.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious candidate to join our dynamic team at the forefront of change and to make a real difference to raising standards of education in the local community.  New College Pontefract delivers primarily A Level provision, alongside a number of Level 3 BTEC qualifications and some Level 2 provision.

If you believe that you have the skills and abilities to take on this role, we’d love to hear from you.

Applications should be submitted to

Start date is ASAP.

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