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Science Technician​​​​​​​

37 hours per week, Term Time Only, 44.65 weeks per year

Salary £19,554 to £21,166 pro rata (actual starting salary £16,790.11)

Varndean School requires an enthusiastic, committed and outstanding Science Technician to join the department. The successful applicant would be expected to provide support to staff and students within the Science area.

Varndean School is an 11-16 school with around 1415 students, set in a picturesque south coast location in the vibrant and diverse city of Brighton and Hove. We are a Good (Ofsted 2017) and well-established school already, we have made rapid progress over the past couple of years and have no intention of resting on our laurels. The potential here is immense and the successful applicant will play a role in supporting our students to develop World Class Learning.

The Science department is a busy and productive part of the School and has a vibrant team of experienced leaders and support staff. The successful applicant would be expected to provide an appropriate level of support in an expansive, skilled and dynamic area of the curriculum with a wide range of subject choices on offer.

Please see the job description for full details. If you are interested in joining us, please complete the application form and send/e-mail it, with a covering letter, to Gareth Hughes, Deputy Headteacher - vacancies@varndean.co.uk

The closing date is 8am on Monday 2nd November.  The school reserves the right to interview suitable candidates in advance of that date where appropriate.

Varndean School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

We welcome applications from all parts of our community as we aspire to have a staff body that matches the social and cultural diversity of our student intake.  

The successful candidate will be subject to a DBS check. The school welcomes applications from all sectors of the community.


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