Science Technician - Northfield

Recruiter
Smart Education Recruitment Ltd
Location
Northfield
Salary
£60 per day
Posted
10 Aug 2017
Closes
15 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

SMART Education are recruiting for a Science Technician to work at an OUTSTANDING school in Northfield within a very welcoming and supportive department.

• Implementation and dissemination of all appropriate H & S legislation and guidance with respect to science education, including C.O.S.H.H

• To ensure that statutory safety regulations and safe practice is complied with, relating to teacher/technician skills qualifications, and student involvement in the classrooms and workshops.

• Daily and weekly laboratory servicing, termly inspections and annual clean • Practical preparation, including materials, equipment, stock ,standard solutions and specimens

• Setting up, testing and demonstrating practical equipment to ensure that Students gain the most from the scientific experience

• Recovery of residues, and safe disposal in accordance with legislation

• Care of animals and specimens for observational and experimental purposes

• Liaising with teaching staff to develop new practical ideas and advise on schemes of work

• Developing new systems in the laboratories and prep rooms to improve the technical support service

• To plan, advise and help organise with the technical team the move to the new Academy buildings

• Maintain records of books within the department and those issued

• Liaise with suppliers to obtain the highest quality for the best price.

• Maintaining a thorough stock control and order system

• Ensuring an up to date chemical database exists

• Operating laboratory documentation systems including organisation of work sheets, filing, hazard data and legal records.

• To help organise lessons if the teacher(s) are absent.

• To use flexible time responsibly and to be punctual and maintain a high level of attendance.

START DATE: September

HOURS: Full Time

CONTRACT: 6 week absence cover in the first instance

For more information please call and speak to Fiona today!