Design & Technology Technician, Barking and Dagenham

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Barking Abbey SchoolBarking and Dagenham

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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Scale 5 SP 12 – 15; £24,462 - £25,809 per annum pro rata (subject to job evaluation) Actual Annual Salary: £20,084 - £21,190 per annum
Contract term: Permanent

Design & Technology Technician


Start Date: September 2019

35 Hours Per Week

38 Term Time Weeks

Salary Scale 5 SP 12 – 15: £24,462 - £25,809 per annum pro rata (subject to job evaluation)

Actual Annual Salary: £20,084 - £21,190 per annum

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An exciting opportunity has arisen at Barking Abbey School for a Design and Technology Technician to work alongside the DT department. This role will allow the ideal candidate to acquire skills to progress as a workshop and machinery technician. They will also gain valuable accredited workshop health and safety training. 

The primary role will be to prepare DT practical resources and provide professional technical support to enhance the delivery of the curriculum by the DT department and assisting pupils.

The successful candidate must be committed, enthusiastic, flexible and a hard working person striving to improve our outcome for our students. 

Barking Abbey is a heavily over-subscribed split site secondary school in the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham, and has a well-deserved reputation for its friendly and supportive atmosphere and its excellent academic achievements.

The school is located less than 10 mins walk from Upney tube station and Barking mainline station (25 minutes from Liverpool Street).

Please click here to find out more informational about what it is like to work at Barking Abbey www.barkingabbeyschool/join-us/staff-vacancies/ 

Interested applicants should download the core staff application form, found on-line at and email completed application forms to  

Only fully completed application forms will be accepted, CV applications will not be considered.

Closing date for this post: 9am, 31st August 2019

Interviews: Week Commencing 16th September 2019

Barking Abbey is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and a comprehensive screening process, including Disclosure check, will be undertaken on all successful applicants.

More about Barking Abbey School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Sandringham Road, Barking, Essex, IG11 9AG, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 3967 7030
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