Science Technician – Maternity Cover

37 Hours Per Week, Term Time Only

Grade 5 – £17,972 – £18,672, per annum (Actual- £15,207 – £15,779 per annum)

Batley Multi Academy Trust’s sole purpose is to provide an outstanding education for Primary and Secondary learners
throughout a local family of schools.

The Trust is passionately committed to the communities of Batley, Birstall, Dewsbury and our surrounding areas, serving our local learners and their families in order to secure excellent educational outcomes, partnered with high aspirations.

Batley Multi Academy Trust currently comprises Batley Girls’ High School, Upper Batley High School and Healey Junior Infant and Nursery School. We provide high quality education for both boys and girls. This collaboration enables us to share expertise, knowledge and best practice to ensure academic and pastoral excellence throughout all of our schools, with all schools embracing the same overall ethos and values, whilst maintaining their own unique characters.

We are looking to appoint an experienced and highly capable Science Technician to join our dedicated and talented science departments at Batley Girls’ High School and Upper Batley High School (working across both schools). The post is temporary to cover maternity leave. The successful applicant will have previous experience of laboratory work from either a commercial organisation or a secondary school/further/higher education provider. They will have the ability to prepare materials and equipment for secondary school science and be familiar with CLEAPSS systems and COSHH regulations. A HNC/HND or science degree would be a distinct advantage.

If you meet the criteria above then we would be thrilled to hear from you.

Please apply by completing a Batley Multi Academy Trust application form available here as a PDF , and here as a Word Document for consideration by our selection panel. You will also be required to read our Privacy Notice for Job Applicants available here as a PDF and fill out the separate Equal Opportunities form available here as a PDF , and here as a Word Document. Forms are also available by contacting the Human Resources department on 01924 350081/recruitment@batleymultiacademytrust.co.uk.  Further details regarding the role are available from the job description and person specification.

Closing date for applications is Thursday 18 October 2018 at 12noon

Interviews will be held week commencing 22 October 2018

Batley Girls’ High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check for Regulated Activity.

Batley Multi Academy Trust is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.