Science Lab Technician

Cambridge International School

Place of work
Úprkova, Bratislava
Contract type
Start date
Wage (gross)
1 200 EUR/month

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Cambridge International School (CIS) in Bratislava, Slovakia, is seeking to appoint a Science graduate to join our team to take on the role of lab technician in a busy Science department to support the organisation of practical work for students.

Some of the responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- provide direct technical support to the teaching and learning of science based subjects, carrying out risk assessment as appropriate;
- prepare apparatus, materials and solutions as directed by the head of the Science Faculty;
- set up, check and issue equipment and apparatus for use in practical lessons;
- carry out and arrange for the maintenance and repair of apparatus and equipment;
- check deliveries and reorder essential items as necessary;
- manage the inventory and account for losses;
- ensure an up to date chemical database exists.

The successful candidate must above all be dedicated to educational excellence and international best practice. They should be creative, energetic, flexible and genuinely interested in students and consistently respectful of children, staff, parents and the wider community.

Employee perks, benefits

• Very well motivated, engaged, confident and well-behaved children
• An excellent international teaching team
• Maximum class sizes of 18 as a norm and 20 as a maximum
• Well-resourced and fully equipped classrooms
• On-going facilitated CPD and INSET opportunities
• Future career progression in a highly successful and growing school
• Multisport Card

Information about the selection process

In order to apply, please send a CV and a cover letter in ENGLISH explaining how you meet the requirements of the role.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

Expected date of completion of the selection process

31 March 2021 (there are still 29 more days)

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)

Other knowledge

Microsoft Office - advanced

Personality requirements and skills

- highly organised and methodical with a genuine enthusiasm for science and the teaching of science
- clear understanding of lab safety
- excellent organisational skills and ability to prioritise workload
- excellent interpersonal and communication skills


Brief description of the company

CIS is constituted by a full Primary and Secondary School and is the focal campus of the Cambridge family, which currently includes four Cambridge International Kindergartens (Funiversities) across Bratislava. CIS offers an outstanding International education, centred on the Cambridge Pathway and enhanced by the Slovak National Curriculum, but with a focus always on international best practice. The School itself is located in the charming and scenic Staré Mesto District, in a friendly and quiet residential area of Bratislava, near the beautiful Horsky Park.

Number of employees

50-99 employees

Company address

Cambridge International School
Úprkova 3
811 04 Bratislava


ID: 4037547  Dátum zverejnenia: 23.2.2021  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 1 200 EUR/month