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Science Technician

St Mark's are looking to appoint a hard-working, well organised and dedicated Science Technician to join their wonderful team and bring a fresh energy into facilitating the delivery of all practical aspects of the science curriculum.

Location: St Mark's Academy, London
Contract term: Permanent
Full time/Part time: Term Time (39 weeks per year)
Pay range: Scale 2, point 3 to 4 £21,783 - £22,177 (£18,630 - £18,967 pro rata)
Reporting to: Science Department
Closing date: 24th April 2022
Interview date: 11th May 2022
Candidates are encouraged to apply at their earliest convenience. St Mark's Academy reserves the right to close the advert early if a suitable candidate is found.

Message from Department

Do you have the highest expectations for every member of the school community and believe in transformational education for all, irrespective of starting points and background?

Are you able to win hearts and minds with your inspirational vision for school improvement, underpinned by the school’s inclusive Christian ethos and values, Love, Hope and Trust?

Are you passionate about ensuring that students from disadvantaged backgrounds have access to a life changing Quality of Education?

Do you have the experience, skills, insights and determination to help lead the school from good to outstanding alongside an inspirational and values driven SLT?

Over the past decade, St Mark’s has been transformed from a failing school in Special Measures to a highly successful and continually improving school, which has been graded as good in two successive Ofsted inspections (2012 and 2017). Behaviour and attitudes, the achievement of disadvantaged groups of students, the focus on quality first teaching and the professional development opportunities provided for staff are exemplary and the values of Love, Hope and Trust permeate every aspect of school life.

You will be working as part of an established team who are passionate about building a love for Science into the Secondary curriculum. The ideal candidate would:

  • Have good knowledge in all disciplines of science;

  • Have strong organisational skills and an ability to work on your own initiative;

  • Have experience in health and safety in a support role;

  • Be competent in using IT (including the Microsoft Suite)

  • Be willing to take on training to bridge any gaps in knowledge and always strive to improve

How to Apply

Please fill out an application form and send it to our HR team on If you have any questions, please do email us or call the school on 020 8648 6627.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and require all staff and volunteers to share and demonstrate this commitment. The successful candidate will have to meet the requirements of the person specification and will be subject to the relevant pre-employment checks which will, where applicable, include a health check, an enhanced DBS check, the Children’s Barred List check and satisfactory references.