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Science Technician


At a glance

Come and join our growing team during
this new and exciting time!

With our Science and Allied Health departments expanding, we are looking for a Science Technician to support students and teachers at John Leggott College.

This role will involve organising apparatus and resources prior to lessons, including the construction, preparation, checking of any specialist equipment and assisting teaching staff with practical and examination work. Monitoring and maintenance of equipment will be essential, as will maintaining a safe and clean laboratory environment. In conjunction with our other technician, the role will support the delivery of A Levels in science, as well as our vocational courses Applied Science and Health and Social Care in our new Clinical Health Suite.

The successful candidate will have Level 2 qualifications in English and Maths and relevant Health and Safety qualifications identified in the person specification. Experience of working in a school is desirable, and, ideally candidates should possess a good working knowledge of COSHH & CLEAPSS in order to maintain compliance with Health and Safety Regulations. The ability to work independently and in a team, have initiative, and good organisational skills. It is vital to be able to prioritise workloads and ensure that strict deadlines are met whilst working under pressure and always maintaining confidentiality. If you are flexible, a strong team player and possess good communication skills with students, teachers and area leads, this could be the role for you!



John Leggott College

West Common Lane

Scunthorpe, DN17 1DS


SSP3 £22,312pa FTE.

Actual salary £19,082

(paid in 12 equal payments)

Full Job Description

Position Type

Term Time


37 hours


Closing Date:  9am 03/06/24

Interview Date: 11/06/24

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  • A strong commitment to your professional development

  • Onsite parking.

  • Onsite canteen and costa coffee.

  • An opportunity to be part of a dynamic and successful team.

  • Courteous and hardworking students.

  • Local discounts, EAP and other staff benefits.


If you would like to arrange a visit or have any questions, please contact the HR team by email who will be happy to help.

John Leggott College has a strong commitment to Equal Opportunities, Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. All posts are subject to an enhanced check by the Enhanced Disclosure clearance through the DBS and other checks may be required.

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