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Science Technician

Working hours:20 Hours per week, term time only
Salary:Actual Salary £8,137
Opening date:Tuesday 12 May 2020
Closing date:8:00am on Wednesday 27 May 2020


Thank you for your interest in this post at WQE.

We believe that this is a particularly exciting time to be joining us, offering a real opportunity to make a difference in this thriving and vibrant Sixth Form College.  We strive for excellence in all aspects of our work with students; their academic and wider achievements, their learning experiences, the support they receive in their academic progress, their learning environment and their wider experience of College life.

In this context we are looking to appoint a Science Technician to support the work of our large and extremely successful Science Curriculum Area.  The successful applicants will have a good educational background including GCSE (or equivalent) in Science or above, together with some experience of working in a laboratory, although not necessarily in an educational setting.

This is a permanent, term time only position, working 20 hours per week commencing 17th August 2020.  The salary will be on the Sixth Form Colleges’ Support Staff pay scale 18-21 which ranges from £17,350 to £18,400 per annum pro-rata.  The actual starting salary for this post is £8,137 per annum.  A defined benefit pension scheme is also offered as part of the remuneration package for this appointment.



If you wish to apply for this post please return the application form, the personal details form and equality and diversity monitoring form.

Please do not submit a separate CV.  Only information on the application form and letter will be used in the selection process.

Completed applications must be returned by 8am on Wednesday 27 May 2020.  Short-listed applicants may be contacted via telephone, and therefore it is essential that appropriate contact numbers are included within the application.  Interviews will be held during week beginning 8 June 2020 and will be virtual.  Full details will be emailed out to candidates.

Please return all completed applications via e-mail only to

If you have not received further communication from the College within 2 weeks of the closing date please assume that your application has not been successful on this occasion.

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