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.

Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship Science Technician Djanogly City Academy of Nottingham

Djanogly are looking for x2 Science Technician Apprentices to work across their 2 sites, Sherwood Rise and Gregory Boulevard. The role is term time only so 39 weeks of the year.

Sign in to apply

Closing date: 30 May 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £182.85

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, working hours TBC

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Expected duration

    24 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Jun 2022

  • Date posted

    27 Jan 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001814633

  • Positions

    2 available

Please note the role is term time only so 39 weeks of the year.

The starting salary is £11,250, pro-rata to 39 weeks a year which is £9,508.41 per year.

Job Purpose - To support the Science Technician to:

  • Provide technical support to the science teachers, contributing to the scholars' learning experience by assisting with the preparation of materials and apparatus for practical work
  • Adhere to all legislative requirements in relation to Health and Safety

Job Responsibilities: Curriculum Support: To assist the Science Technician with:

  • Coordinating the use of practical resources/facilities and providing assistance and/or advice in the practical needs of the Science Curriculum, including liaising with teaching staff
  • Preparation of resources and assembling apparatus
  • Obtaining materials by local purchase
  • Providing technical advice and assistance to teaching staff and students
  • Carrying out risk assessments for technician activities
  • Curriculum administrative support

Maintenance and Equipment of Stock:

  • To promote the maintenance of a healthy and safe working environment
  • Assist with arranging for external maintenance and repair if necessary
  • Keep appropriate records of service and maintenance undertaken
  • Assist with stock management and ordering
  • Assist with ensuring the correct disposal of used materials
  • Contribute to the assessment , monitoring and review of Health and Safety procedures and information resources

Keeping up to date with current procedures through CPD Long Term Development of Department:

  • To contribute to the design, development and maintenance of specialist resources and/or long term projects Professional Development
  • Seek out and undertake professional development opportunities as appropriate
  • Carry out such other reasonable activities required in the pursuance of duties

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Reliable
  • Works well under pressure

Personal qualities

  • Belief in the values and behaviours of DLT
  • Evidence of continuing professional development
  • Commitment to equal opportunities and diversity in the performance of duties

Desired qualifications

GCSE English, maths, Science grade C/4 and above or equivalent A-Level or Level 3 Science qualification.

Future prospects

Potential for ongoing employment upon completion of the apprenticeship.


About the employer

The Independent Academies Association is a young, growing membership organisation, focussed on supporting the growing number of Academy schools nationally, who are seeking to make a real difference to children’s life chances. Based on good transport routes within the Djanogly City Academy on Sherwood Rise.

Employer

Djanogly City Academy of Nottingham

Address

Sherwood Rise

Nottingham Road

Nottingham

NG7 7AR

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


Training

Training provider

NOTTINGHAM COLLEGE

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Nottingham College

Contact

Nottingham College Apprenticeship Team

Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship in Laboratory Technician.

Please see below link for further details on what you will cover: https://www.instituteforapprenticeships.org/apprenticeship-standards/laboratory-technician/

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.