Job description

We are looking for a full-time Senior Chemistry Technician to join a highly successful department at this leading London day school.

Ideal candidate

Applications are being invited for a permanent, full-time Senior Chemistry Technician. The main functions of the role will be to supervise the work of our second Technician and to support our team of Chemistry Teachers in the preparation of practicals and in the maintenance of departmental equipment and resources to facilitate the teaching of pupils from Year 7 through to Sixth Form.

The ideal candidate will have a relevant Science or specific Chemistry qualification, strengths in the use of data logging equipment and experience of working in a laboratory. The candidate will also have experience in the educational field, excellent interpersonal skills and an independent approach to tasks, as well as being comfortable working closely with young people.

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 on this page for more information.

Please see ‘Apply now’ to download the application form and send a completed copy to [email protected]. In addition to completing the accompanying form, applicants should provide a full curriculum vitae and a supporting letter as soon as possible.

The closing date for applications will be Monday 11th September 2023 at 12 noon.

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 must be prepared to undergo child protection screening.

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