Science Technician

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Post: Science Technician

Location: Chapeltown Academy

Pay scale: Grade 2, Point 3-4 (£18,065 - £18,426) Pending Pay award

Contract: Part-time Permanent (12 Hours x 38 Weeks Term Time)

Start date: As soon as possible

Minerva Learning Trust is an expanding Sheffield based multi-academy Trust with a vision of providing outstanding education for all the students within our schools. The Trust is passionate that all students should see their time at school as happy and fulfilling with their potential developed to the utmost. Chapeltown Academy joined the Trust in September 2020 and as a sponsored academy, is developing this partnership and making rapid improvements for our students and community.

The post is a part-time position, equating to 0.3 of a full time equivalent. The hours/days of work will be dependent upon the timetable and requirements of the Science Faculty to undertake experiments to meet the curriculum and exam specification. The successful candidate will need to be flexible to meet the demands of a busy science faculty, which may involve changing working days at short notice. The successful post holder will join a staff team who are committed and enthusiastic in realising the vision of the academy and ensuring the best possible outcomes for our students.

Candidates are encouraged to have an informal discussion about the role with Dayle Coe, Headteacher. Arrangements for this can be made by contacting Kathryn Webb, PA to Headteacher at

The closing date is 09:00 am on Friday 25th September 2020 and interviews will take place on Tuesday the 29th of September 2020.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to complete an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

Further information is available by contacting Zoe Maw via e-mail:

The application form and information pack are available on the academy website Please ensure that you do not fill in a Sheffield City Council application form in respect of this vacancy as your application may not be considered.