Senior Technician (2 posts) (1 Full time and 1 part time)

Favourite West Dunbartonshire Council
Ref no: WDN01539
Closes: Sunday, 21st January 2018
Published: Thursday, 11th January 2018
Location: Various Locations In West Dunbartonshire
Salary: £24,782 - £27,063 per year
Hours: 35.00 hours per week
Contract Type: Permanent
Position Type: Full Time & Part Time
Organisation: West Dunbartonshire Council
Category: Education
Sub-category: School Technician

Job Description

2 posts available, 1 full time (35 hours) and 1 part time (17.5 hours)

The postholder will be based in one of five secondary schools and will be responsible for the management of the services provided by one or more school based technician teams. You will be fully qualified in your particular technician discipline and have essential work experience gained in a school science or technology department.

A full understanding of the key purpose and key accountabilities of the senior post are essential.

Requirements

This post is considered as Regulated Work with Children under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007 and as such membership with the PVG scheme is essential. Further details of this scheme can be found here.

Preferred applicants will be required to become members of the relevant PVG scheme, or undergo a PVG Scheme update check prior to a formal offer being made by West Dunbartonshire Council.

Responsibilities

The employment for which you are applying is excepted from the provisions of section 4(2) of the Rehabilitation of Offenders (Exceptions) Order 1975. Applicants are, therefore, not statutorily entitled to withhold information about convictions which for other purposes are "spent" under the provisions of the Act. In the event of employment any failure to disclose such convictions could result in dismissal or disciplinary action.

The Individual

West Dunbartonshire offers a family friendly working environment, endeavours to ensure a work life balance and welcomes applications from employees requiring flexibility.  For information about West Dunbartonshire Council please click on the following link and see why we are an employer of choice:
 
http://www.west-dunbarton.gov.uk/jobs-and-training/working-for-us/about-us/
 
More information on the benefits of working within West Dunbartonshire Council, can be found using the following link:
 
http://www.west-dunbarton.gov.uk/jobs-and-training/working-for-us/benefits-of-working-with-us/