Macclesfield College has an innovative vision in delivering high quality education to a wide range of learners.

The Technician provides effective technical support for tutors and students, ensuring that the science department operates to a consistently high standard.

This post could require an element of evening work to be discussed in advance.


  • Monitor and assist students who are conducting practical activities.
  • Set up demonstration resources and ensure that they will work satisfactorily. This will include the preparation of equipment, tools, tests and experiments.
  • Clean and prepare equipment and tools used by teaching staff and students.
  • To inspect, maintain and assist in the correct use of safety equipment
  • Take personal and professional responsibility for keeping up-to-date in the subject area.
  • Attend meetings as required and support the Faculty in the monitoring and control of consumable and capital equipment.
  • Undertake all aspects of the post in accordance with the College’s Equality and Diversity, Safeguarding and Health and Safety policies and schemes.
  • Comply with the College’s Data Protection policy in relation to the collection, use, storage and disposal of personal and/or sensitive data.
  • Have responsibility for promoting and safeguarding the welfare of children and young people that you have responsibility for, or come into contact with.

Benefits of working for us:

  • Free onsite parking
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Discounted hair and beauty treatments
  • Onsite café
  • 30 days annual leave for Business Support colleagues and 40 days for Academic colleagues, plus 2 weeks at Christmas
  • Employee Assistance Programme and occupational health
  • Excellent pension schemes
  • Cycle to work
  • Retail discounts
  • Learning and development
  • Continuing Professional Development
Macclesfield College


Organisation: Macclesfield College

Location: Macclesfield, Cheshire

Salary: Salary £20,358 per annum (pro rata)

Posted date: 24/10/2021

Closing Date: 31/10/2021