Thank you for your interest in joining our staff team here at The Blue Coat School. This is where you can find out information about our current vacancies.

The Blue Coat School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  All posts are subject to satisfactory references and proof of eligibility to work in the UK being received and a satisfactory enhanced disclosure being obtained from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

The successful candidate will be offered a standard Blue Coat contract of employment which includes a six-month probationary period.

You can expect investment in your professional development as well as a benefits package that includes access to the teachers’ pension scheme (for teacher) / local government pension scheme (for support staff).

All completed applications to be sent to Mrs Shirley Heath, Personnel Officer.


Candidate Recruitment Information

Current vacancies: 

– Science Technician (Level 2) (closing date: Wednesday 13 June 2018 at 12noon)


The Governing Body of The Blue Coat School is seeking to appoint a Technician to the Science Department.

The successful candidate will initially support the Biology department and will work under the guidance of senior staff to provide general support to staff and students, including the preparation and maintenance of resources.

Experience of working in a school environment and experience of a Biology Technician role and preparing practical experiments for KS3, 4 and 5 is desirable.

Further details on the role are contained within the job description.


Start date: 1 September 2018
Salary: £16,809-£17,873 (Blue Coat School Grade 4A)
35 hours per week term-time only
Hours: 8.30am to 4.30pm


Job Description

Application Form

Closing date: Wednesday 13 June 2018 at 12noon
Interview date: Monday 25 June 2018