Science Technician

West Lancashire College
College Lecturer, College Teacher
Salary Text
£17,484 (for part time posts salary will be pro rata in accordance with FTE)

Science Technician

West Lancs Coll - Skelmersdale

£17,484 (for part time posts salary will be pro rata in accordance with FTE)

22.20 hours per week, 0.52 FTE, Part time Permanent 

Closing Date: Sunday 24 September 2017, 



We are looking to recruit a dynamic and enthusiastic Science Technician to join our talented and successful team. The successful candidate will have the drive and passion for science. You will be inspirational with a growth mindset and demonstrate behaviours in line with our values -  Ownership, Valuing Our People, Open and Honest.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join the Science team at West Lancashire College, contributing to ensuring that excellent standards are reached and maintained for our learners.

You will work as a member of a team to maintain laboratories, and preparation rooms in line with current health and safety legislation and maintain safe working practices. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Work with the Course Leader and Programme Area Leader to maintain stocks of materials, equipment and resources.
  • Prepare, set up and distribute equipment and materials in preparation for learning sessions.
  • Help maintain security of materials, resources and equipment within all construction areas.
  • Liaise with teachers / assessors to produce, prepare, adapt and organise teaching and learning materials and resources.
  • Ensure general and regular maintenance of tooling and equipment as required.
  • Keep workshops and equipment in a clean and tidy state, ready for use.
  • Transport the necessary equipment and resources in a safe manner.
  • Complete and maintain accurate records as relevant to the post.


West Lancashire College is a vibrant FE college, a division of NCG, one of the largest education, training and employability organisations in the UK.

Led by a senior team comprising the Principal and key Directors, WLC has an impressive town center campus opened in September 2011 and offers a wide range of programmes from level 1 to 4. WLC has been part of NCG, one of the largest educational, training and employability organisations in the UK since 2007.

NCG and WLC are committed to our purpose – ‘Unlocking Potential Through Learning’. We are passionate about providing the qualifications and training that our learners, local employers and communities need.


If you feel you possess the drive and qualities we are looking for please apply for this post and join one of the largest educational, training and employability organisations in the UK.



To view Job Description, Person Specification and NCG Values Pack please click the document attachment above.


No agency applications will be accepted.

To apply, please follow the job board application instructions to submit your CV. You will then be sent an email directing you to the College Careers Portal to complete your application.

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