Pension scheme
Employee discount club
Discounted school fees

Senior Physics Technician

Salary £33,545 – £35,852 per annum (dependent on qualifications and experience) which will be pro rata to £27,739.13 - £29,646.85 per annum.
Location South Croydon
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This is a {Advertised Permanent / Temporary}, {Advertised Full Time / Part Time} vacancy that will close in {x} days (x will be populated when viewing published adverts).

Whitgift is a leading independent day and boarding school for boys, with approximately 1500 pupils including over one hundred boarding pupils and flexi-boarding pupils.  It is set in an attractive 48-acre parkland site in South Croydon enjoying excellent links to London, Surrey and the south coast.

We are seeking to appoint a Senior Physics Technician who will take responsibility for the day-to-day running of the technical support to a busy and thriving Physics Department, together with other support duties within the Department. As part of our technical support team you will line manage a Physics Technician, work with the Head of Physics and Physics Team whilst being line managed by the Team Leader Technician and the Head of Science. Relevant experience in this, or an equivalent position not necessarily in a school context, would be welcome. Ideally you would be able to take up the post by the end of April 2021.

In return we offer a generous salary and benefits package including a money purchase pension scheme (plus Life Assurance Cover), Employee Discount Club, discounted school fees for the Foundation Schools, discounted off-peak membership at our on-site gym (Nuffield Health), membership of a healthcare plan, a range of family-friendly benefits and season ticket loan.

We welcome applications from all sectors of our community as we aspire to attract staff that match the social and cultural diversity of our student intake.

Applications will be reviewed daily and interviews may occur at any stage after applications are received.  We therefore invite interested candidates to apply as soon as possible.

Closing date: Midday on Friday 7 May 2021

Due to the current uncertainty regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, the school may amend the closing date. Flexibility regarding the interview may also be required to ensure the health and welfare of our school community.

For more than 400 years, Whitgift has been transforming boys’ lives through education.

Whitgift 2025 was created as a result of the input and imagination of staff and students and the next few years will represent an exciting time of evolution for the school, both in terms of our site development plan and the educational partnerships we are embarking on. 

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Discounted school fees

Health cash plan

Maternity pay

Season ticket loan

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