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 Blue Coat School will undertake all DfE pre-employment checks as outlined in statutory guidance Keeping Children Safe in Education.

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


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Current vacancies:

  • Science Technician (Chemistry) – Closing date: Monday 12 April 2021 at 10am




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

The successful candidate will initially support the Chemistry 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 Chemistry Technician role and preparing practical experiments for KS3, 4 and 5 is desirable.

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

Job Description
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35 hours per week, term time only
Hours: 8.30am to 4.30pm
Actual salary range: £17,465 – £20,463 (Blue Coat School Grade 4)
Start date: asap
Closing date: Monday 12 April 2021 at 10am
Interviews: Friday 23 April 2021