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Lab Technician

Preston, Lancashire
£10.77 to £14.55 Per Hour
Job Type
1 Sep 2022
Science Technician Full time position Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 4:00pm Hourly rate of pay from £10.77 We are looking for an experienced and passionate Science Technician to join a 'outstanding' secondary school in the Preston area from 19th September for the Autumn term initially. 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 Emily from Teaching Personnel will be in touch to discuss your application. All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role as well as the Right to Work in the UK. Please see (url removed)/faqs for details. All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date. Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We undertake safeguarding checks on all workers in accordance with DfE statutory guidance Keeping Children Safe in Education . We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided. For details of our privacy policy, please see (url removed)/privacy-notice
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  • Job Reference: 701372900-2
  • Date Posted: 1 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Teaching Personnel
    Teaching Personnel
  • Location: Preston, Lancashire
  • Salary: £10.77 to £14.55 Per Hour
  • Bonus/Benefits: Free CPD and Safeguarding training
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Temporary