Science Laboratory Technician

Job Description

required as soon as possible

Salary range £12,417 to £19,872 per annum

(depending on actual hours)

25 - 37 hours per week 40 weeks per year

Bourne Academy is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and committed individual to support the work of the Science Department and to facilitate the smooth and effective delivery of the science curriculum. We see this appointment as a wonderful opportunity to join a committed team of colleagues. You will be part of a small team who support members of our Science teaching staff – the Science department has state-of-the-art facilities.

Applications are invited from people who have:

  • A good standard of education in Mathematics, English and Science;
  • An understanding of Health & Safety procedures especially how they relate to a laboratory;
  • Knowledge of COSHH and safe handling of chemicals and stores;
  • The ability to relate well to students and staff, effectively communicating technical and non- technical information.


Experience of working in a similar environment would be advantageous but is not essential as training will be given.

The Trust offers exceptionally pleasant working environments. Our school sites offer a calm and safe place, where staff and students work hard, achieve a great deal and enjoy excellent working relationships.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all its staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All post holders are subject to satisfactory clearances prior to taking up an offer of employment.

For an application form and further information please visit Closing date for applications is 9am Monday 16 th December 2022. Interviews will follow shortly thereafter.

We look forward to hearing from you.