Science Technician

Hours: 14.8 hours per week

Weeks: Term Time only 38 weeks per year

We have a fantastic opportunity for a technician to join our friendly and highly successful Sixth Form science team. Our Sixth Form has a strong academic ethos; working towards excellence for our students and helping each individual to achieve their full potential.

As a Science Technician, you will work as part of an established science department, providing technical support for teaching and learning and assisting the senior technician.

Day to day this will include preparing materials and equipment for practical work, assisting staff with demonstrations and tidying/cleaning laboratories and ensuring any materials are cleared away after use.

As a Technician in Science, you should:

  • Have GCSE A*- C / 9 - 4 in Maths, English and Science qualifications or equivalent
  • Knowledge of Health and Safety Procedures
  • Technical ability and an interest in science

See what we have to offer and come and join us…

Benefits include:

  • Generous Annual Leave (30 days annual leave (pro rata) + bank holidays + 5 College closure days)
  • Personal and Professional Development opportunities
  • Discounted Metro Card Scheme
  • Generous Contributory Pension Scheme
  • Access to Employee Assistance Programme
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Reduced price personal gym membership
  • Access to a wide range of high street discounts (retail, supermarkets, and restaurants)
  • Annual Staff Recognition Awards

Interview date: Week commencing 6 May 2024

For further details, please refer to the job description and person specification.


The Heart of Yorkshire Education Group is committed to safeguarding the welfare of all students and this post will be subject to Enhanced Disclosure from the DBS. 

We aim to develop a workforce that reflects the diverse community we serve and positively encourage applications from all.

If you are currently living overseas or have lived / worked overseas in the last five years please be aware that you will be required to provide an overseas criminal record check from the country/countries you have worked/resided in if you are the preferred candidate for the post. Further details of how to obtain the additional check is here: Criminal records checks for overseas applicants - GOV.UK (