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Science Technician Apprentice Lady Manners School

Working under the direction of the Senior Science Technician. You will provide support for the teaching of Science subjects.

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Closing date: 17 Sep 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 8.30 to 4.30 (with one day finishing ½ an hour early) Total hours per week: 37

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Expected duration

    2 years

  • Possible start date

    24 Sep 2021

  • Date posted

    01 Jul 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Working under the direction of the Senior Science Technician, you will provide support for the teaching of Science subjects.

You will learn:

  • How to organise practical work across all three science disciplines in key stages 3-5
  • How to apply health and safety guidance appropriately to allow students to learn in a safe environment
  • How to maintain and repair essential items of laboratory equipment
  • To take responsibility and use your initiative to solve problems
  • How to become an effective member of a team A level 3 science-related qualification and knowledge of the Key Stage 3, 4 and A-Level science curriculum would be advantageous.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Ability to recognise the need for and maintain a high degree of confidentiality
  • Ability to relate to teachers, other professionals, parents and students
  • Ability to work as part of a team and on own initiative
  • Ability to work calmly and professionally under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to organise and prioritise work effectively and to deadlines
  • Good communication skills Ability to work flexibly Basic ICT skills (Excel, Word, internet)

Personal qualities

  • Commitment to school improvement and raising achievement for all students
  • Ability to form and maintain appropriate relationships and personal boundaries with young people
  • Takes responsibility and understands accountability
  • Committed to the needs of the students, parents and other stakeholders
  • Demonstrates a “can do” attitude including suggesting solutions, participating, trusting and encouraging others and achieving expectations
  • Adaptable to change
  • Ability to relate to and promote the school ethos

Desired qualifications

Good standard of education at GCSE or equivalent GCSE Maths and Science grade 9-4 or equivalent Evidence of continuing professional development City & Guilds 2377 In-service Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment or equivalent * Level 3 qualification in a science-related area NVQ 2 Laboratory Technicians Working in Schools or equivalent

Future prospects

On going opportunities may be available to successful graduates of this programme.

About the employer

11-18 comprehensive school with over 1,300 students situated in beautiful surroundings in the Peak District


Lady Manners School


Shutts Lane


DE45 1JA

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Training provider

CSR Group

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by CSR Group


Elisa Moores 07786946648

  • Laboratory Technician Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard

Apprenticeship standard

Laboratory technician

Level 3 (A level)

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