Science Technician

PLEASE NOTE: The application form and supporting documents can be found at the bottom of this page.

Salary: £18,593 – £19,719 per annum

Actual salary approximately £16,760 – £17,775 per annum

(Full Time, Term time + 10 days / Fixed Term until August 2023)

Closing date: Wednesday 5th October 2022

The City of Stoke on Trent Sixth Form College is a thriving, lively and successful Sixth Form College, at the heart of the University Quarter in Stoke on Trent. The College is part of the Potteries Educational Trust working collaboratively with educational institutions from across Stoke on Trent and Staffordshire. The College is currently graded Good by Ofsted.

We have fantastic opportunities for innovative, ambitious and committed individuals to join our college at a time of exciting curriculum initiatives and developments. The successful applicants will join the college at a time of growth and opportunity. To deliver our expanding provision, the college has invested in:

  • A state of the art digital facility that opened in November 2020
  • A specialist facility to accommodate T Level provision in Science, Health, Education and Business/Finance opening in 2022/2023
  • Specialist equipment that enables teachers to provide high quality learning and skill development experiences for our young people.

We are actively seeking people with passion, expertise and who are excited about supporting students on their career journey.

Benefits include enhanced annual leave, pension scheme, free on-site parking

A Science Technician is required to organise and provide a range of practical resources to promote effective learning across the Science curriculum.  The post-holder will support the development of a range of resources and activities to promote student programmes of study and progression into higher education and employment in the sciences. 

In addition, the post holder will be a point of contact for staff and students within science and be a representative of the college within the Science Centre and the wider environment.  The post holder will be a role model promoting key professional attributes and fully engaging with the student community within and beyond science.

If we receive a high volume of applications, we reserve the right to close any vacancies from further applications. Please ensure you apply without delay if you wish to be considered for this role.

For further details and an application form please visit the College’s website:  www.stokesfc.ac.uk, or email HR@stokesfc.ac.uk.  Alternatively, telephone Personnel on (01782) 854210.

The College is committed to Equal Opportunities. Applications are particularly welcome from members of the ethnic minorities who are currently under represented at the College.

The College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. You should note that an enhanced DBS Disclosure will be required prior to taking up an appointment with the College.