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Head of Technician Pathway Development

With support from the Gatsby Foundation, the Science Council is about to commence a four-year programme of activity to develop and deliver enhanced support for technicians in science, especially those early in their career. An experienced individual is sought to lead this programme.

Working closely with professional bodies who are Members of the Science Council, the post holder will form and lead a team, to deliver a range of activities to help individuals with their development and recognition as a technician, and with employers and educators, raise the profile of technical education.

The management of projects, people and change to ensure delivery are core to this role, as is the ability to work creatively with other organisations on a wider variety of activities. You may have first-hand experience of the national apprentice and T Level programme, or at least a good understanding of it.

If you feel excited by this opportunity, click the apply button to be able to download the relevant documentation, including Job Description and Person Specification. To apply please submit an up-to-date CV and covering letter including a supporting statement of no more than two sides of A4 outlining how you meet the experience and skills required for this role.