General Science Technician

Kings Norton Girls’ School and Sixth Form is an OFSTED outstanding school and one of the top comprehensives in the country.  Our school lies in the heart of our community and is highly regarded locally.

General Science Technician (Term Time Only)

Permanent, part time, 2 days per week, each Thursday and Friday

Available immediately  

Grade 2: Scale range points 6 to 8 (FTE Salary £19,432 – £20,216, the post is term time only therefore the actual salary is £6,516 – £6,779)


As a science department, our aim is to enable our learners to develop the underpinning knowledge, analytical skills and inquisitive attitude that will enable them to make sense of the world around them. We are looking for a general science technician to join our team to provide the practical support to ensure our students can experience practical science.

The successful candidate will be a team player that will work collaboratively with the science technicians and teachers. They will work closely with the senior technician to support the day to day running of the science prep room, science labs and the safe running of practical work.  Duties will include working with the senior technician to prepare and deliver practicals, clean and maintain equipment and lab space, and to ensure that health and safety procedures are followed at all times.

The successful candidate will find themselves working in a friendly, supportive and ambitious, department and school, where we always strive to provide our students with an amazing learning experience.

The school is committed to safeguarding children and the post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Should you wish to discuss this opportunity, please contact Mr Darren McClelland, Faculty Leader on 0121 675 1305.

Applications can be made by submitting your completed application form to the Headteacher’s PA, Denise Wilson or via the TES portal.  We do not accept CV applications, only those submitted on the KNGS application form will be considered.

This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent and spoken English is an essential requirement for this role


Closing date for receipt of applications: Monday 20th September at 9.00 am

Interviews: Thursday 23rd September

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