Lead Science Technician - Term Time

Saint George's CE School, Gravesend

  • Ref:KCC886-5404-289S
  • Posted:17/01/2020
  • Pay:Kent Range 7
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:21/02/2020 at 17:00
  • Interviews:TBC


Lead Science Technician

Kent Range 7 - £22,182-£25,112 per annum (pro rata to £15,570-£17,627)

30 hours per week, term time plus development days, plus 5 additional days (40 weeks)

Required to start as soon as possible

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a candidate of exceptional ability to lead our team of Science Technicians in this over-subscribed and successful Church of England school.

Reporting to the Head of Science you will oversee the general running of the Science Technician areas within the science department, coordinating the use and development of practical resources and facilities.  This will include the provision of guidance and support in meeting the practical requirements of the science curriculum, liaising with all areas of the school and outside organisations.

Saint George's Church of England school is part of the Aletheia Anglican Academies Trust and has an existing reputation for high quality education with a relentless focus upon high expectations and aspirations.   We are a friendly, dynamic and innovative school and pride ourselves on our commitment to ensuring student progress through high quality teaching and learning provision for all.  The successful applicant will share these values and play an active part in delivering on this commitment.

We would love to hear from you if you:

  • want to work in a supportive and caring environment
  • are committed to enabling every student to achieve the very best they can

Please e-mail bechellil@sgsce.co.uk or download an application form and job description below.

Closing Date: Friday 21st February 2020 - 5pm

Interview Date: To be confirmed.

Saint George’s Church of England School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. The appointment is subject to satisfactory references, medical clearance and an enhanced DBS check.

Information about the school

Saint George's Church of England School is a popular wide ability school for boys and girls. It is located in pleasant green fields and is within easy reach of the A2/M2 motorway with excellent transport links to London. In 2016 it was the most oversubscribed high school in Kent.

Saint George’s Church of England School converted to Academy status in November 2011 and is a founder member of the Aletheia Anglican Academies Trust formed in December 2014.

The school recently underwent a section 8 inspection (February 2017) and was considered to have remained 'Good' overall with 'Outstanding' for Leadership and Management; continued improvement since the last inspection was also recognised. I recommend it to you as a friendly community, where an energetic, willing, supportive staff work enthusiastically and collaboratively to enable students to excel.

We are delighted that we have been able to expand our age range to open a new primary department on site, making Saint George's an all through school from 4-18 from September 2019.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Laura Bechelli
  • Address:Meadow Road, Gravesend, Kent, DA11 7LS
  • Telephone: 01474 533082
  • Email: bechellil@sgsce.co.uk

Fax: 01474 561536


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Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.