Science Technician

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School:Twynham School
Salary:£16,497 - £17,164 per annum
Start Date:ASAP
Closing Date: 23rd September 2022 at 8am

Start date

As soon as possible

Contract term


Working hours

 37 hours per week

Weeks per year

Term Time plus INSET days

Green Book (support staff) conditions


Grade 5

Salary range

Support staff salary points 4-6 - £16,497 - £17,164 per annum


Twynham School

Reports to

Head of Department





About the Post


We are looking for someone to provide specialist technical support to teaching staff within the designated work area and to ensure the safe and proper use and maintenance of resources and equipment.  The specialist technical knowledge and skills will support a variety of teaching activities.


Twynham School is a very special place with an excellent reputation both locally and nationally. We are a heavily over-subscribed school where achievement is exceptionally high, students are well-behaved and eager to learn and relationships are very special. There is an energy about Twynham School; we are entering an exciting era for the school, our Trust and our community and successful applicants can be confident that they will be working in a truly great environment.


This is a truly exceptional opportunity for a talented colleague.



Who we are looking for


We are looking for an outstanding individual who will relish the opportunity to:


  • Work in a forward-thinking and exciting organisation
  • Believe in the power of education to change lives
  • Promote and safeguard the welfare of children and young people in accordance with our Safeguarding and Child Protection policies


You are likely to be someone who is or has the potential to:

  • Be a Technician with higher level of qualifications/experience/expertise undertaking more advanced work.
  • Possesses excellent communication skills
  • Relishes the challenge of working in an educational environment
  • Work with energy and enthusiasm
  • Embrace our highly supportive and professional culture


You will also be keen to live our Twynham Learning employee values which are:

  • Aim high
  • Keep improving
  • Don’t leave anyone behind
  • See the bigger picture


Twynham Learning can offer you:

  • The opportunity to work with wonderful young people
  • The opportunity to work with exceptional colleagues throughout our school
  • High quality continued professional development and opportunities to progress


Any questions?


Email us at



How to apply


To apply for this vacancy, please submit an application form by email to:  


Only applications on the Twynham Learning official ‘Application Form – Non-Teaching Posts’ will be accepted. You can download the form here:



The closing date is Friday 23 September 2022 at 8am.  




Twynham Learning values diversity and inclusiveness. We aim to eliminate unlawful discrimination and promote diversity throughout our whole workforce. We want our workforce to be representative of all sections of our community, so we give equal opportunities to all job applicants. We do not discriminate on the basis of age, disability status, gender reassignment, marital/partnership status, pregnancy/maternity, race/colour/national origin, religion/belief, sex or sexual orientation. Only people who can evidence their right to work in the UK will be considered for this vacancy. We are committed to robust Safer Recruitment processes as part of our strong commitment to safeguard children and young people. An enhanced criminal records check will be undertaken on the successful candidate. Candidates must disclose all unprotected spent and unspent cautions and convictions. It is an offence to apply for this post if you are barred from engaging in regulated activity with children.

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