Senior Technician

Senior Technician

Job Category: Secondary
Job Location: York
Job Type: Full Time Long Term Temporary
Start Date: September 2024

Principal Resourcing have a wonderful opportunity for a Senior Technician to join one of our partnership Secondary Academies based in York on a full-time basis from September 2024. You will work under the direction of the Head of Department or other designated persons.  This role will  complement the professional work of teachers by taking responsibility for agreed learning activities.

The Church of England Academy School are proud of their history, offering an excellent Christian education to pupils as part of the Hope Sentamu Trust. The Senior Technician will be responsible for the management and development of particular responsibilities within the school Science faculty,  including the allocation and monitoring of work, appraisal and training. They will set up and monitor systems used in management and control of practical resources, including budgeting, purchasing and auditing.

We welcome applications from experienced support staff and offer competitive rates of pay up to £100, depending on your experience and the role requirements.

Your role as a Science Technician:

  • Support the Teacher to engage students in learning & build confidence.
  • Adapt to the diverse needs of students within your care.
  • Maintain strong classroom management & promote high standards for learning.
  • Set up classroom resources under the guidance of the Teacher.
  • Ensure the health, safety and welfare of students accessing resources.
  • Collaborate effectively as part of a positive and child-centred staff team.

We are seeking a Science Technician with:

  • Previous experience in a similar role.
  • Confidence, inclusivity, and passion for supporting pupil’s and teaching staff.
  • Familiarity with the UK Curriculum.
  • An enhanced DBS disclosure or be willing to obtain one through us.
  • Right to Work in the UK, unfortunately we are unable to offer Visa Sponsorship.


Why work with Principal Resourcing?

Work with the market leaders

A locally established agency trusted by many Schools, Academies, Colleges, and Nurseries across the region, due to our unfaltering commitment to providing the best service.

Feel valued

Work with a candidate-centred agency that puts you at the heart of everything we do.


Receive the best rates of pay

We guarantee to beat other agency rates.

Dedicated Consultant

Work alongside some of the most experienced education recruitment specialists in the area.

DfE approved compliance team

Seamless registration and clearance process to ensure you are working in the quickest possible time.

Continued accredited and nationally recognised CPD

We invest in our candidates we will ensure that your skills not only stay current but are updated along the way. By working with Principal Resourcing, you will have access to a portfolio of over 200 courses from a platform, nationally recognised by 45,092 Schools, Trusts, Nurseries and Colleges, free of charge.

Submit your application today and a member of our dedicated team will be in touch.

We look forward to welcoming you aboard the Principal Resourcing Team!


Principal Resourcing is an Education Recruitment Business having sought agreement from their clients to find candidates for these roles, in accordance with the Employment Agencies and Employment Business Regulations Act (2003).

Principal Resourcing is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Appointments will be subject to our stringent vetting procedures, including an enhanced DBS check and references. We are an equal opportunities employer. All positions advertised are temporary, unless otherwise stated.

Please note: If you have not heard from us within two weeks then your application may have been unsuccessful.

Job Ref: PRLMC

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