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Laboratory Technician

We are currently recruiting a Laboratory Technician (School Term Time Only).

The role requires the successful applicant to provide support to the School’s busy Science department, through effective and efficient organisation of laboratories, and the equipment and chemicals within, to ensure effective teaching. This will include caring for living specimens, appropriate disposal of chemical waste, arranging equipment testing, day-to-day preparation of solutions and materials and the cleaning and sterilising of equipment. Required skills include the ability to communicate well, attention to detail and excellent organisational and time management skills. Full training will be given to the successful candidate so experience is not necessary, although is desirable. Full application details may be obtained from the Bursar’s PA, Liz Newman by emailing The closing date for applications, which should be addressed to Miss L Newman and marked ‘Private and Confidential’ is 4pm 23 February 2020.


Our Preparatory School requires, a suitably qualified, dynamic and inspirational Key Stage 2 Teacher, from September 2020.

We are looking for a committed teacher with passion and energy to join our successful School as a class teacher.

A willingness to take a full part in the broader life of the school will be essential. Full details may be obtained from the Head’s PA, Rebecca Miller by emailing Applications will be accepted until 9am on Friday 6th March 2020. Interviews will be held from 16th March 2020.


Rishworth is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the DBS.

Rishworth School, Rishworth,
Halifax, HX6 4QA
Tel: 01422 822 217
Charity no. 1115562


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