Science Technician

Category: Support

Closing Date: Monday 05 December 2022 09:00

Salary: Support Grade 3 £17,605 - £21,611.24 per annum (£20,513 - £25,181 FTE)

The Prospect Trust is a leading Multi-Academy Trust in the South of England, with an aim of providing outstanding education for all learners within a family of local academies. There are currently three academies within the Trust: The Sixth Form College Farnborough, Tomlinscote School and Frimley Church of England Junior School.

This is an exciting opportunity to join the Science Technicians Team within an outstanding Sixth Form College. We are seeking a proactive individual to provide an excellent level of support to both staff and students in the College.

Key strengths of The Sixth Form College are:

  • ‘Outstanding’ rating from Ofsted 
  • Achievement of high grades with excellent value added;
  • Outstanding teaching by a team of experienced and motivated staff;
  • Exceptional levels of support for students both inside and outside of lessons;
  • Innovative use of IT to promote learning embedded as a regular part of normal teaching.

The Role:

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate the following:-

  • A passion for science and enthusiasm to learn new skills;
  • High levels of attention to detail, with the ability to follow instructions;
  • Strong organisational skills and a methodical approach to work;
  • A positive commitment and enthusiasm for working with 16-18 year old students;
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to communicate to students, staff and external companies.

If you believe you have the required skills and you want to work in a sector and team where you can truly make a difference to the lives of young people, this is the right role for you. 


Interviews: Dates to be confirmed

Contract/Hours: 37 hours per week

Working Pattern:  Monday - Friday, term time only


If you would like to have a further discussion before applying for this role please contact the HR team on

Please complete the attached application form and equality monitoring form and email all completed applications to by 9am Monday 5th December 2022.

Early applications are encouraged, as the Trust may at its discretion elect to both interview and select candidates before the advertised closing date.

The Prospect Trust takes the control and processing of employee data very seriously and is committed to acting in line with the GDPR regulations; please read the attached applicant privacy notice which explains how your data is processed.

We welcome applications from all suitably qualified applicants, however all disabled applicants who meet our minimum criteria will be invited for an interview. 

The Prospect Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children and young people within our care and requires all staff and volunteers to share and demonstrate this commitment. Any future offer of employment remains subject to satisfactory pre-employment checks, including enhanced DBS clearance, a health check and references.