WSSC Technician Level 2 - Science Department

Job Vacancy

Technician Level 2 – Science Department

Permanent, 30 hours per week, term time only

WPT Band 3 £18,933 – £19,698  (£13,284 – £13,821 pro rata)

September 2021


Wickersley School and Sports College

11th June 2021 (noon)

About us

At Wickersley Partnership Trust, pupils and learning are at the centre of everything we do. We nurture the development of knowledge, creativity, skills and understanding to help our children develop into happy, healthy, caring and successful citizens. We do this in a safe and positive learning environment where every individual is valued, self-belief is encouraged and each individual is able to achieve their full potential.

Wickersley Partnership Trust was founded in 2014 with charitable status and currently comprises of 8 primary schools and 5 secondary schools (including 1 sixth form) across Rotherham and neighbouring counties. WPT is committed to ensuring that all students have the best educational experience possible, and to do this, we recognise the importance of supporting our staff thoroughly in their professional development through the dissemination of best practice and collaboration, and through reflecting and debating on their practice. More about WPT’s vision can be found on our website.

About the role

A vacancy has recently arisen for a Laboratory Technician in our Science Department to provide technical support to our teaching staff.

Your role will be vital in the planning and delivery of engaging and exciting science lessons alongside supporting extra-curricular clubs and activities. You will work as part of a team to provide excellent support to both our staff and students in the day to day running of our Science Faculty. This includes ensuring all equipment is in place for the start of each practical lesson and clearing away all chemicals and equipment in a suitable and timely manner.

You should be an effective communicator that works well as part of a team and passionate about your role in delivering stimulating science lessons to students. Any previous practical experience would be an advantage.

Completed applications should be returned to  by the application deadline. 

In line with our commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students, the appointment will be subject to an enhanced criminal record check and satisfactory references.

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Please note we operate safer recruitment and we do not accept CVs, all applicants must complete an application form in full.