Coronavirus (COVID-19): to find out how we can support you with your apprenticeship including if you have been affected by redundancy, read our updated information.

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.

Sign in to apply

Closing date: 17 Sep 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £8,295.00

  • 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

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001732482

  • 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

Employer

Lady Manners School

Address

Shutts Lane

Bakewell

DE45 1JA

You must have JavaScript enabled to view a map of the location


Training

Training provider

CSR Group

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by CSR Group

Contact

Elisa Moores 07786946648 elisamoores@csr-group.co.uk

  • Laboratory Technician Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard

Apprenticeship standard

Laboratory technician

Level 3 (A level)


Before you apply

Before you apply for an apprenticeship you must first create an account. If you already have an account you'll need to sign in.