School DT Technician

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Brecon, UK
27 Jul 2019
01 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Experienced School DT Technician for Brecon School

Your new school

This High School is an English medium, mixed 11 to 18 school situated in the Powys Local Authority. The leadership team work well together and have a clear vision for the school that is communicated clearly to all team members. Pupils generally feel safe and happy in school and attendance rates are now higher than the average for similar schools. The school has a useful calendar of meetings to ensure that staff and leaders at various levels have to opportunity to meet regularly.

Your new role

As the school DT Technician, you will ensure the smooth running of the Design & Technology department:
  • Prepare materials prior to lessons
  • Ensure hand tools are kept in optimum condition and stored correctly
  • Regularly maintain the equipment and tools in the workshop and classroom areas
  • To assist Technology staff in developing appropriate resources for teaching and learning
  • Stock-taking and ordering of materials, ingredients and equipment
  • To provide support for the teacher during practical lessons
  • To assist teaching staff in promoting and raising the profile of D&T within and outside School.

What you'll need to succeed

Key attributes:
  • Practical/hands-on experience with resistant materials (woodwork, metalwork etc.)
  • Excellent knowledge of the safe use of tools/equipment found in a school technology workshop
  • Experience working with children e.g. in a school or college.
  • Ability to show initiative and to prioritise one's own work and that of others
  • Ability to support pupils in the safe use of DT equipment
  • Self-motivating with the ability to multi task
  • Confident in the use of ICT
  • Excellent organisational skills to manage the school DT resources

What you'll get in return

In return you will get an experienced consultant to assist and advice you with your application. You will also be eligible to receive £250* worth of high street vouchers for every friend you refer to Hays *T&C apply*

What you need to do now
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