Science Technician (Technician 2, Support-Technician)

Salary Range: £20,759- £22,488 pro-rata

Contract: Permanent, Full-Time, Term Time Only (40 weeks)

Required From: 12th December 2022

(A later start date of 05.01.23 is also available)


Would you relish the opportunity to join our established and highly regarded Science department as a science technician?

At Cirencester College, you would have the opportunity of supporting staff and students within the labs as a science technician. You would work closely with the biology and chemistry staff teams and other technicians to help plan and organise the delivery of lab-based activities.

You will be mainly supporting the biology and chemistry students, assisting the lecturer to deliver activities within the laboratory. You may help guide students during activities to help improve their practical skills and knowledge.

You would be surrounded by a committed and supportive team who will readily share resources and best practices, and offer support whenever required. Within this environment we would help you further develop as a practitioner.

If you want the opportunity to be part of our Science team then do apply.

The post holder will be expected to:

  • Have an outstanding awareness of health and safety and risk assessment
  • Be willing to guide individual students/small groups during lab-based activities
  • Candidates should have a commitment to contributing toward high quality learning to enable all learners to achieve their full potential. 
  • The ability to truly work as a team player is also essential.  The post holder will be expected to demonstrate outstanding organisational and interpersonal skills.

Closing Date: December 5th 2022, noon.

Interviews Scheduled from December 7th 2022

Strong applicants may be invited to interview before this date.

PLEASE APPLY NOW – This position will close once sufficient applications have been received.

We regret that due to the large number of applications we receive we are only able to contact those that are short-listed for the interview.

Benefits include: generous holiday scheme, a defined benefit LGPS Pension scheme (including life assurance), sick pay scheme, Employee Assistance Programme, free on-site car parking, on-site fitness suite, Refectory, Cycle to Work scheme.

This College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Cirencester College welcomes applications from all sectors of the community and is an equal opportunities employer