St Thomas More Catholic High School

science technician


Required: As soon as possible


37 hours per week, 39 weeks per year (Term Time + 5 Inset Days)

(Monday-Thursday 8:30am-4:30pm, Friday 8:30am-4:00pm)


Grade 5, SCP 7-11 (£19,215 - £20,663 actual salary)


The Governors are seeking to appoint a highly organised Science Technician, to deliver an efficient and effective support service in the Science Department.


We are looking to appoint a suitably qualified Science Technician who will be responsible for providing technical support in Science subjects from KS3 to KS4.  The role involves providing a wide variety of resources to support science lessons, especially pupil practical experiments and teacher demonstrations, including clearing up.

You will be required to work in accordance with strict health and safety guidance and procedures ensuring that a healthy, safe and productive learning and teaching environment is maintained. A calm, friendly and helpful manner is essential, as is the ability to adapt and be flexible to the requirements of the Department.

The successful candidate will have knowledge of COSHH regulations and a relevant Science qualification, ideally with previous experience of working in a Science department, School or commercial laboratory. Good communication skills and the ability to be organised, methodical and resourceful are essential.


The Science Department is an outstanding department which achieves excellent results. This is an exciting opportunity for a technician to support a successful team.


We are a friendly and caring community placing the academic progress and welfare of our pupils at the heart of everything we do.  All colleagues are equally valued and appreciated and encouraged to continue their professional development.

Further details and a recruitment pack is available below or

by e-mailing Catherine McGlone, Headteacher’s PA & HR Manager: 


 Closing date:  Monday 27th March 2023, 10:00am


The academy is committed to safeguarding children and successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check.  Our commitment to safeguarding is underpinned by robust processes and checks which are in place.



Science Technician Application Pack

  Support Staff Application Form

 Notes to Applicants

  Consent to Obtain References Form

  Recruitment Monitoring Form

  Rehabilitation of Offenders Act Form