H-FARM Schools | Laboratory Technician
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Location: Roncade, Veneto, Italy
Type: Full Time
Min. Experience: Entry Level

Become an educator within the largest innovation hub in Europe! Join our brilliant staff and discover how lovely working can be:

  • Innovative approaches to learning.
  • Tech-driven methodologies.
  • More than 50-hectare campus located close to Venice.
  • Boarding dedicated buildings.
  • Professional and friendly team.
  • Brand new facilities and updated policies designed to keep students and staff as safe as possible during the pandemic.
  • State of the art ventilation system filters the air every 30 minutes.
  • Join our Ministry of Magical education and Research and the Ministry of Fun.

"H-FARM International School (H-IS) is an IB-certified boarding school overlooking the Venice lagoon, a stone's throw from the Dolomite mountains, and minutes from the beaches of the Adriatic coast. Through the unique H-FARM learning approach and through collaboration with other organizations on campus, H-IS creates future-ready students.

H-FARM International School is the ideal place to start building your future in Europe and beyond. Come and experience an international education experience that integrates innovation, cultivates creativity, and pushes you to dream bigger".

(source: Newsweek)

We are looking for a Laboratory Technician (Intern) from August 2023.

Role Responsibilities

The role holder will be responsible for the following:

  • Provide support to science teachers and students before and during their work in the laboratory.
  • Be present in the laboratories for guidance of project works.
  • Help prepare the necessary materials/solutions and equipment for the weekly practical lessons.
  • Check inventory of lab equipment and organise lab equipment in appropriate storage spaces with clear labels indicating the equipment within each storage place.
  • Help organise the purchase of materials, chemicals and instrumentation.
  • Ensure care and maintenance of science labs and request maintenance for fixtures, fittings and services.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the direct supervisor.

Qualifications

  • A relevant bachelor’s degree (eg: Biology, Chemistry, Physics, or another related field).
  • Right to work in Italy (EU passport or valid Italian work VISA).
  • Immaculate police check(s).

Contract Duration

Six-month paid internship, with the possibility for extension and transformation.

Experience

  • Similar experiences in other school environments (nice-to-have)
  • Specialist skills & knowledge.
  • Ability to use digital tools and resources effectively.
  • Planning and organisational skills.
  • Fluent C1 level English and Italian: reading, speaking, writing (Common European Framework of Reference - CEFR).

Personal qualities and desired attitudes

In addition to relevant qualifications, experience, and skills, we’re looking for people who:

  • Are passionate about their subject areas and are able to engender the same enthusiasm in students.
  • Are positive and will develop respectful relationships with colleagues and students;
  • Are dependable in all areas of the role and will follow through on commitments.
  • Are flexible and can adapt to new environments and culture.
  • Contribute to and support life at H-FARM International School through involvement in school activities and events and participation in our thriving school community.

How to apply

Please send your application and include:

  • An introduction letter explaining why you are interested in this role (in English).
  • Your current CV (in English).
  • Contact details of 3 recent and relevant referees (e.g.: Tutor, Line manager, School Principal).

Please, note that incomplete applications will not be processed.

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