May 16, 2024

Science Technician
Full Time, Term Time
Saint Felix School
June 2024 start

We are seeking to appoint a Science Technician to join us at Saint Felix School.

As our Science Technician you will join the Science department and provide support to pupils and staff. This is a full time, term time only position.

In this role you will provide technical support to the science teachers and contribute to the students’ learning experience by co-ordinating the preparation of materials and apparatus for practical work within the Science Department.

Saint Felix School is an independent co-educational day and boarding school for children aged from 2 – 19, located close to the glorious seaside town of Southwold on the Suffolk coast. Our aim is to develop well-rounded students with the skills and the personality to make a success of their lives during and after their school years.

Academic excellence is central to life at Saint Felix School and we encourage all pupils to aspire to the highest possible standards and to exceed their expectations. Our success is demonstrated by impressive examination results at GCSE and A Level. The vast majority of our leavers go on to Higher Education.

This is a great opportunity to join Saint Felix School. If you are an experienced Science Technician looking for a new role or a science graduate looking for your first education role we would like to hear from you.
Applicants would benefit from relevant previous experience and familiarity with the handling of chemicals and scientific equipment, but this is not essential as relevant training would be given to you. However, a good understanding of laboratory safety would be essential and a science background or qualification would be desirable.

Staff at Saint Felix actively participate in and make a significant contribution to the wider school life throughout the year. This is a fantastic opportunity, you will be joining a fantastic school that comprises of passionate staff and hardworking pupils. You will be welcomed by all and become part of the family feel school.

Saint Felix School is part of the Inspired Learning Group of schools, staff at Saint Felix benefit from;

  • Competitive Salary, with annual reviews
  • Childcare fee discount
  • Pension scheme
  • Health plan that provides significant coverage such as optical, dental, dental accident, chiropody, therapy treatments and health club concession. Access to Doctor line from anywhere in the world, scanning such as MRI, CT and PET scan
  • Employee Assistance Programme.
  • Westfield rewards (discounts from various high street and online outlets).

We look forward to your application, all applicants will be considered and contacted. We reserve the right to close this vacancy earlier than the date advertised. Interviews will take place on a rolling basis, as applications are received.

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For a full job description or to discuss the opportunity further please do not hesitate to contact us.
Saint Felix School is totally committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children & young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, as all new staff will be subject to enhanced DBS clearance, identity checks, qualification checks and employment checks to include an exploration of any gaps within employment, two satisfactory references and registration with the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).