Science Technician
  • Employer: The Prospect Trust
  • Reference: TS/22/212629
  • Published: Fri 23/09/2022, 12:29 PM
  • Closing on: Wed 12/10/2022, 9:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time, Term Time
  • Hours: 30 hours per week, Term time only
  • Salary: Support Staff Grade PS4 - £14,855.84 - £16,285.37 per annum, £20,722.00 - £22,716.00 FTE
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Tomlinscote School, Surrey

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Science Technician

The Prospect Trust is a leading Multi-Academy Trust in the South of England, with an aim of providing outstanding education for all learners within a family of local academies. There are currently three academies within the Trust: The Sixth Form College Farnborough, Tomlinscote School and Frimley Church of England Junior School.

This is an exciting opportunity to join the Science Technician Team within an outstanding Secondary School. 

We are looking for an enthusiastic and confident individual. The vacancy would suit someone who is practically minded, resourceful and enthusiastic and who enjoys working as part of a busy team alongside students and teaching professionals. 

Applicants should be able to demonstrate flexibility, good organisation, communication and IT skills.  Experience working under laboratory conditions would be beneficial, although not essential, as training will be given. 

The School 

Tomlinscote is a highly successful, over-subscribed, mixed comprehensive school of approximately 1500 students. Our staff enjoy working here because our standards, facilities and staff well-being are excellent.

Our students are a pleasure to teach and make excellent progress as shown by the positive examination data.  All Tomlinscote students and teaching staff have their own iPad to enhance learning inside or outside of the classroom.  

As a new member of staff you will receive plenty of support from your colleagues both from the department and from the wider school community.  

The Process 

If you would like to have a further discussion before applying for this role please contact HR on

Please complete the attached application form and equality monitoring form and email all completed applications to by Monday 3rd October 2022 at 9am. 

Early applications are encouraged, as the Trust may at its discretion elect to both interview and select candidates before the advertised closing date.

Start Date: As soon as possible

Actual salary: Support Staff Grade PS4 - £14,855.84 - £16,285.37 per annum

Full time Equivalent salary: Support Staff Grade PS4 - £20,722.00 - £22,716.00 FTE

Contract/Hours: 30 hours per week

Location: Tomlinscote 

Closing Date: Monday 3rd October 2022, 9am

The Prospect Trust takes the control and processing of employee data very seriously and is committed to acting in line with the GDPR regulations; please read the attached applicant privacy notice which explains how your data is processed.

We welcome applications from all suitably qualified applicants, however all disabled applicants who meet our minimum criteria will be invited for an interview. 

The Prospect Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children and young people within our care and requires all staff and volunteers to share and demonstrate this commitment. Any future offer of employment remains subject to satisfactory pre-employment checks, including enhanced DBS clearance, a health check and references.

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