Science Technician

  • Temporary
  • Sheffield
  • £70 - 85 per day

Connex - Derby

Would you love to work in a Secondary school?

Do you have a science background?

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Full time Science Technician to work in a secondary school in Sheffield. Initially on a temporary basis but could be permanent for the right candidate. This Role is to start ASAP.

The benefits


• competitive rates of pay paid weekly

• recommend a friend worth up to £250

• Dedicated Consultant

• Pension Scheme


The Role

• Cleaning, storing and accounting for all equipment and stock including chemicals

• Undertaking of safety checks and routine maintenance of laboratory equipment

• Ensuring chemical and biological waste is disposed of correctly

• Maintaining filing systems and correct paperwork for stock orders and keeping the department tidy

• Keeping relevant Health and Safety knowledge up-to-date eg COSHH requirements

• Assisting teaching staff in the running of practical sessions for pupils, and undertaking other duties as directed

• Ensuring all materials and equipment are ready for practical lessons and demonstrations, liaising with teaching staff for lesson planning



• The successful applicant, you will have:

• A strong knowledge of science and a genuine interest in the subject

• A qualification in any area of science

• Previous experience of working in a school laboratory for referencing purposes

• A patient approach towards working with children and adults alike

• The willingness to learn and train on the job

• Effective communication skills, both orally and in writing

• A strong work ethic, the ability to work as part of a team of technicians, and a professional attitude


If you would like to discuss this role or other roles, please call Frances on 0114 553 1980 or email CV to

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