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Science Technician (Term Time Only) - Full-time

Weald of Kent Grammar School, Tonbridge

  • Ref:KCC886-4046-664S
  • Posted:20/05/2022
  • Pay:KR5
  • Start Date:September 2022
  • App Close Date:08/06/2022 at 09:00
  • Interviews:To be confirmed


Support-staff in schools make a strong contribution to pupils’ learning and achievement. Technicians provide support to Teachers and schools allowing qualified Teachers to make even more effective use of their time, professional knowledge, skills and understanding. Technicians contribute to pupils’ learning and will have a significant impact on their achievement, by enable the delivery of quality lessons within a safe environment.

  • To provide practical preparation support within a curriculum area to benefit students learning and teacher efficiency.
  • To keep abreast of developments in key areas, to think creatively and constructively to ensure that the job is done in the most effective and time efficient way.
  • To review and develop own professional practice to further develop the work of the department in the preparation of practical lessons.

Information about the school

Weald of Kent is a selective Girls’ Grammar School for 11-18 year olds with a roll of approximately 1900 students including our co-educational Sixth Form. The school is one of the highest performing schools in the country. We aspire to excel at everything we do. Owing to our continued success we are thrilled to have been given permission by the Secretary of State to expand and mirror what we deliver at our Tonbridge campus in a campus at Sevenoaks, which opened in September 2017. In addition to the exciting new facilities, we have also invested in our Tonbridge campus which now has a state of the art Sports Hall and university style Sixth Form Study Centre with a new science block being built this year. Both campuses are situated in beautiful rural settings with far reaching views across the Garden of England with excellent transport links.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Human Resources
  • Address:Tudeley Lane, Tonbridge, Kent, TN9 2JP
  • Telephone: 01732373500
  • Email: hr@wealdgs.org

Fax: 01732373500


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).