Shrewsbury School

Science Apprentice Technician

Temporary 3 years
Full-time, 37.5 hours, Monday to Friday, 52 weeks

If you are looking for a career in Science, this Apprenticeship would be the ideal starting point. This superb opportunity will develop and progress your career in a Laboratory Technician role as well as gaining a certified qualification to underpin your knowledge.

The main purpose of the role will be to support the teaching of Science (Chemistry/Biology) by assembly, preparation and dismantling of equipment in laboratories, which will include general housekeeping within the classrooms and working pro-actively as part of a team of Technicians. Full details can be found in the job description.

Candidates should be able to demonstrate a genuine interest in education and working in a Science faculty of a major independent school. You must be able to work independently, and work to specific instructions. You will be able to demonstrate practical and pro-active skills with a willingness to learn. The successful candidate will relate well to a wide range of people, and work with minimal supervision, to achieve the overall aims of the faculties.

This position is for approximately 3 years where the successful applicant will be studying towards, and expected to achieve, a qualification in Science Laboratory. The salary will be based on the Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage.

Closing date for compelted application forms is 12pm (noon), Friday 26 April 2019

Please find available to download below, all relevant documents to apply


Job Description & Person Specification

Recruitment Guidance Notes

Application Form (word document) or (pdf)

Alternatively an application pack can be obtained from Natasha Davies, HR Co-ordinator on 01743 280 834 or e-mail 

Applicants will undergo thorough child protection screening including checks with the Disclosure & Barring Service.

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