Job description

Required: 1st September 2023

We are looking for a full-time Biology Technician to join the successful Biology Department here at UCS.

Ideal credentials

The main functions of the role are to work with the Senior Biology Technician to support a team of Biology Teachers in the preparation of practicals and the maintenance of departmental equipment and resources, so facilitating the teaching of pupils from Year 7 through to Sixth Form.

We are seeking applications from candidates with a Biology or Science academic qualification. In addition, laboratory technician experience in Biology is highly desirable, including previous experience in the use of data logging equipment. Experience in the educational field and/or of working with children would be advantageous.

UCS enjoys a distinctive ethos and an enviable reputation for teaching and learning, as well as for pastoral work, music, drama and other co-curricular activities. The school encourages genuine intellectual curiosity and fosters a real sense of communal endeavour.

Please refer to the job description available on this page under ‘Apply now’ (namely ‘Candidate Brief’) for more information.

Please complete the application form available under ‘Apply now’ (namely ‘Support Staff Application Form 2022–23’) and send it to [email protected].

In addition to completing the form, applicants should provide a full curriculum vitae and a supporting letter as soon as possible. The official closing date is Monday 24th July 2023; however, applications will be considered on receipt. We reserve the right to interview and appoint at any stage during this process.

UCS is fully committed to the safeguarding of children. All applicants for this post must be prepared to undergo child protection screening.

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