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Senior Science Technician - Part-time

Highsted Grammar School, Sittingbourne

  • Ref:KCC886-4080-290S
  • Posted:04/05/2021
  • Pay:Highsted Academy Trust pay band 5
  • Start Date:ASAP
  • App Close Date:18/05/2021 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBA


Senior Science Technician

35 hours weekly, term time + 1 week

(Highsted Academy Trust pay band 5:

£19,335 - £20,483 pro rata)

We are seeking a flexible and highly motivated Senior Science Technician to lead our technician team at this outstanding girls grammar school. The successful candidate’s duties will include preparation and maintenance of equipment, stock control, ordering procedures and assisting pupils and staff in the classroom. 

With a strong interest in science, you will have high standards and a methodical and organised approach.  Knowledge of current health and safety legislation and the possession of related qualifications would be an advantage; as would experience of leading and managing educational support staff.

Experience of working with young people would be an advantage but specific training will be given to the successful candidate.


Further information and an application form are available on our website or from Linda Sayers at the school.  Closing date for applications: noon Monday 18 May 2021.


Highsted Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment.  This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Highsted Grammar School is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Information about the school

Highsted Grammar School (849 on roll, 160 in Sixth Form) is a high-performing girls school, where pastoral care and enrichment feature as highly as academic success. As one of just two Kent secondary schools recently featured in Her Majesty's Chief Inspectors list of outstanding schools, we are proud to play a leading role in the education of young people in our area. Highsted Grammar School provides an outstanding standard of education and care for its pupils. Learners feel extremely safe ... their teachers know them well and give them excellent guidance and support. Ofsted 2009

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01795) 429375


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

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.