Science Technician - Garstang Community Academy

Academy: Garstang Community Academy
Contract: Permanent
Salary: NJC Pay Scale, Grade C
Closing date for applications: 1 July 2022, 12.00pm


Science Technician – Garstang Community Academy

Salary:       Grade C - SCP5-6: £19650 - £20043 FTE.   Actual Salary £14827 - £15124

Contract:   Permanent

                   32.5 hours per week, Term time only + 5 days

Date:          01.09.2022 


An opportunity has arisen for a Science Technician to join our Science team at Garstang Community Academy.  This is a key post within our academy to work 32.5 hours per week during term time plus 5 additional days.


We are a vibrant, caring and ambitious rural Community Academy committed to the success of all our students. Our vision is of an inspirational learning experience, enabling all our students to Grow, Care and Achieve.


Our academy’s continued success is founded on our unique family ethos, the endeavour of our tremendously talented and dedicated staff, and the opportunities offered by our uplifting facilities, nurturing environment and exciting curriculum. We inspire our young people to become the best possible version of themselves and be inspired to achieve amazing things.



To apply for this post please visit our website and complete the online application form and equal opportunities form at


Closing time and date for applications is noon on : 1st July 2022

Shortlisting to take place on : 4th July 2022

Assessment and Interview Day on: 6th July 2022


For any questions regarding the vacancy please contact Liz Macpherson at


Thank you again for your interest in this post and we look forward to receiving your application.



Alasdair Ashcroft 

Headteacher, Garstang Community Academy


The Fylde Coast Academy Trust is committed to equality of opportunity for all. Fylde Coast Academy Trust is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all learners, staff and visitors.  All staff will be carefully selected using recruitment and selection procedures designed to emphasise our commitment to safeguarding. All posts, including volunteers, are subject to enhanced DBS clearance.


FCAT support staff employee contracts must not exceed 37 hours per week.

Employees are able to have multiple posts within the trust, however, the total number of combined contracted hours cannot exceed 37 hours per week. 

This is in line with the Green Book support staff terms and conditions of employment and also supports our Team FCAT Work and Wellbeing Charter.

Interview Date: 6 July 2022


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