Science Technician – Sacred Heart Catholic Secondary

Closing Date: 29/09/2023
Contract Permanent
Job Role Education
Working Hours Full Time, Part Time, Term Time
Location Redcar & Cleveland
Salary £17,185 - £17,499 per annum
Company Nicholas Postgate Catholic Academy Trust

Job Description

Required: As soon as possible 

Salary: Grade E, SCP 6-7 (Actual Salary: £17,185 – £17,499)

Hours: 33.5 hours per week, Term Time Only plus 1 week

Contract Type: Permanent

Location: Sacred Heart Catholic Secondary School, Mersey Road, Redcar, TS10 1PJ


Catholic schools are welcoming places to pupils and members of staff from all faiths and none. More than a quarter of a million pupils and almost half of teachers in Catholic schools are not of the Catholic Faith.


Sacred Heart Catholic Secondary School is part of Nicholas Postgate Catholic Academy Trust, a family of 32 primary schools, and 6 secondary schools. With 12,300 pupils and 1,500 plus staff, the Trust is now one of the largest Catholic Multi Academy Trust in the UK. 


The Trust and Governors are seeking to appoint a suitably qualified and enthusiastic,  highly motivated individual to join the staff of Sacred Heart. We are a caring Trust dedicated to academic excellence and the spiritual and moral development of all our pupils.


The successful candidate will be a well-organised person with good communication skills who has experience of working in the role. The main duties of the post holder will be liaison with the Subject Leader and classroom practitioners to ensure that equipment is available and maintained to a high standard in support of teaching and  learning, and the correct equipment is provided within the teaching areas for practical  lessons and assessments. 


The successful candidate will be responsible for the maintenance cycle of the departmental equipment, stock management and maintaining an up to date asset register.  Applicants must actively support the Catholic ethos of the School.


Applicants will have:

  • Excellent interpersonal and time-keeping skills 
  • A passion for providing the best possible education for all students 
  • A commitment to maximising achievement through excellence in teaching and learning 
  • A strong commitment to the Catholic ethos of the School and the promotion of Christian values 
  • A commitment to continual improvement 
  • An eagerness to be involved with extracurricular activities in order to enhance the lives of the whole School community


Closing date: Friday 29th September 2023 by 9am 

Interview date: Week commencing 2nd October 2023


Please refer to the back cover of the application pack for details of how to apply for this position.


Nicholas Postgate Catholic Academy Trust is committed to equality of opportunity, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The post is subject to an enhanced DBS check along with other relevant employment checks. The successful candidate will be required to sign a Catholic Education Service contract.

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