Design & Technology School Technician

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Appointments Personnel
Location
Stoke on Trent
Salary
£16491 - £17772/annum (pro rata)
Posted
18 Jun 2017
Closes
18 Jul 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Design & Technology School Technician

Pay Grade: Level 4

27.5 hours per week, Term Time plus 5 days

Salary Level , Pro-rata to £16,491, to £17,772. Actual Salary approx. £10,738 to £11,721

Do you want to be part of a dynamic team driving up standards in this modern academy?

We wish to appoint a suitably qualified and experienced person to join our professional and dedicated Design Technology Department on a part-time basis from September 2017. The position is offered working Monday to Friday during term time plus an additional 5 days in order to complete essential maintenance work during the holidays.

The main responsibilities of the post will be;

1 Preparation of materials to exact specification from stock as directed and clearing away equipment. Use of metal cutting, milling, turning machines, sewing machines etc.
2 Tool maintenance : Sharpening techniques for edge and point cutting and marking tools, maintenance of all (including textile machinery) hand and machine tools.
3 Marking of models, fixtures etc. - the design and making of the jig, fixtures, racks, tool trays and teaching aids as required by the School teaching staff and working upon own initiative.
4 Provision of support services to the teaching staff in organising requirements for their work in both the Technology and Art department.

(See job description for full details)

Relevant experience is required and experience of working with young people is desirable, as is a good standard of education. Knowledge of the relevant health and safety legislation is also desirable and the ability to drive the school mini-bus would be an advantage.

Hours of will be 5.5 hours per day, 8.40am to 2.40pm Monday to Friday (30 mins lunch break)

If you feel you have the necessary skills and experience to fulfil this important post please apply now.

The school is committed to the safeguarding and welfare of children and young people and expects all its employees to share this commitment. This post is exempt under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced check by the Criminal Records Bureau.

Closing date for applications is 9am on Friday 14th July.

In the interests of economy, I regret that we are unable to acknowledge all applications. If you have not received an invitation to attend an interview by 14th July, please accept this as an indication that you have been unsuccessful and we thank you for your interest in the school