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Science Technician


Job Description:

  • Science Technician
  • Ealing Secondary school
  • full-time
  • Immediate start
  • ongoing contract until July 2024

Do you have a science background? Are you perhaps considering a teaching career and would like to gain experience in schools? If so then this Science Technician role is for you!

The role

As a science technician, you will be assisting teaching staff in the delivery of science lessons across KS3. KS4 and KS5. You will be involved in setting up practical lessons, including equipment preparation under the direction of the Senior Science Technician. You should have excellent attention to detail and a good understanding of health and safety practices when working within a science lab. Whilst the core of your role will be involved preparation and tidying up the lab, you may be required to assist in lessons as well.

The successful candidate will be a hardworking, passionate individual with a science background and an Enhanced DBS on the update Service.

The School 

This large, mixed secondary school is based in Southall and provides a high level of education to a broad spectrum of pupils.  The school offers a broad and balanced curriculum, where established core subject teaching. There is a strong devotion to the values of mutual respect and tolerance within a community that reflects and celebrates the social diversity of London. There is a dedicated and experienced leadership team in place at the school and there are good opportunities for professional development for all staff.

The school is easily accessible via local transport links and there are good long-term career development opportunities for staff joining the school. 

We have a policy 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. Philosophy Education is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its clients.


  • Job Type

    Contract, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Education