School Art Technician

Randstad Education
£8.50 - £10.00/hour
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Part Time
Randstad Education is currently working on behalf of a Liverpool secondary school who require a School Art Technician for a temporary role. The role is 27.5 hours per week, starting mid-September, and the role should last for at least one term.

Do you have the passion and drive to help raise standards in an art department? If so then we ask that you also have:

- A genuine interest and knowledge of art as a subject; a degree qualification in art or design would be desirable

- Previous experience of working in a school, preferably in the art department, or work experience with children in another capacity (paid or voluntary), for referencing purposes

- A patient approach towards working with children and adults alike

- Effective communication skills, both orally and in writing

- A strong work ethic, the ability to work as part of a team of technicians, and a professional attitude

You would need to be available to start in September. This is a great opportunity to work as part of a committed team, providing a practical service to the staff and pupils of the school. Responsibilities would include:

- Ensuring all materials and equipment are ready for practical lessons and demonstrations, liaising with teaching staff for lesson planning

- Cleaning, storing and accounting for all equipment and stock

- Undertaking of safety checks and routine maintenance of art and design equipment

- Responsibility for art work displays around the school

- Assisting teaching staff in the running of practical sessions for pupils, and undertaking other duties as directed

Our staff have a well-deserved reputation as being the best in Merseyside and as a reward for your hard work and commitment you will benefit from:

- a dedicated, professional and friendly specialist 'School Support Services' consultant and a branch with 24 hour on-call facility

- competitive rates of pay paid weekly, which are fully compliant under the Agency Workers Regulations (AWR, 2011)

- commitment to your continuing professional development through free training including safeguarding

- 'recommend a friend' bonus worth up to £300

- the flexibility to work when and where you want through our network of branches

- being part of a highly respected supply team and developing your own reputation within it, especially through various rewards like 'Candidate of the Term'

Randstad Education is the UK Market Leader for recruitment within education. We have been helping teachers and support staff to find temporary and permanent roles in schools, colleges and nurseries for nearly twenty years. Working with over 2500 schools each week, our staff support over 135,000 children every day across the country, so we can find the right match for your skills. The Liverpool branch is one of the oldest and busiest in the country and has a dedicated team of consultants working across primary, secondary and SEN, and we now also have a dedicated section looking after School Support roles such as Technicians, Administration and Finance.

We are proud to support a diverse portfolio of schools across Merseyside, so even if this job or location is not suitable, we would still like to hear from you regarding your relevant experience, as we may have other roles available in schools, temporary or permanent, short-or long-term, full or part-time, which may be a better match. All candidates will be subject to Randstad Education's child protection and UK eligibility checks. If you are suitable, an interview would be offered immediately and you could start working in schools soon after.

To discuss this in more detail, please contact Catherine Stockford, your specialist Support Services consultant, via email or telephone at the Liverpool branch of Randstad Education