Science Technician

Bucks Pay Range 2 £18,703-£21,008

37 hours a week, pro-rata for 39 weeks a year

(actual £15,862 - £17,816)


The Chiltern Way Academy (CWA) is a cutting edge and transformational Special Needs school for students with Social, Emotional, Communication and Interaction Difficulties (SECID). Our Prestwood campus works with students on the Autistic spectrum and our Wendover campus works with students with a range of social, emotional and mental health (SEMH) needs.

We need an enthusiastic and self-motivated Science Technician, with excellent interpersonal and time management skills, to maintain and develop all aspects of practical science across the Wendover campus. Training opportunities may be available to further develop the skills of the successful candidate.

You will work under the direction of the Deputy Head and Science Teacher to:


  • Assist in meeting the needs of the practical curriculum by preparing resources, constructing and modifying apparatus and carrying out appropriate safety checks
  • Prepare and deliver demonstrations and experiments for students
  • Plan a weekly workload autonomously


To find out more please contact:

Paul Coffey, Deputy Headteacher, Wendover campus:

Email:        Phone: 01296 622157


Closing date: 17th July 2018 (noon)

Interviews: 19th July 2018


Job description

Person specification

How to apply

Application form


Chiltern Way Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful candidates are required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.


Any offer of employment with Chiltern Way Academy is subject to verification of ID and qualifications, satisfactory evidence of the right to work in the UK, satisfactory references, health clearance and NCTL and police clearance (where appropriate).


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