Design and Technology Technician, Hammersmith, London

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The Godolphin and Latymer SchoolHammersmith, London

Date posted:
Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Commensurate with the post and dependent on qualifications and experience
Contract term: Permanent

Design and Technology Technician

Part time during term time

To start as soon as possible

The Godolphin and Latymer School is one of the country’s leading independent day schools for girls, located on a six acre site in Hammersmith, London.  The School’s facilities are excellent, making it an exciting place to learn and work.  The bright, creative and motivated girls at Godolphin and Latymer receive unrivalled academic and pastoral support and outstanding examination results are achieved.

An opportunity has arisen for a suitably skilled and experienced applicant to join the school as a Design and Technology Technician, to primarily support the teaching of DT.  On occasion, the post-holder may be required to assist in other areas of the department, such as Food.

The post-holder will maintain the departmental tools and equipment and the teaching and stock rooms.  They will ensure that these areas are safe, clean and orderly environments in which teaching can take place most effectively, with support provided during lessons for the teaching staff and students.

The successful candidate will have excellent organisational and time management skills.  They will be able to set up equipment and materials efficiently within a set timeframe.  They will need to possess, or acquire (with help from the school) the required level of knowledge and understanding of Health and Safety legislation and Risk Assessment.  They will be environmentally aware, maintaining the ethos of the department through the policy of reducing, reusing and recycling.  Previous experience would be advantageous, however, training can be provided as necessary.

The appointed candidate will start as soon as possible on the completion of all necessary pre-appointment checks.

The working hours will be between 15 and 20 hours per week, to be worked over up to five days per week during the term time.  Exact working hours can be discussed at interview stage and will be agreed on appointment.

The salary will be commensurate with the post and will depend upon qualifications and experience.

Please explore our website,, to gain a better understanding of our School.  If you are considering applying for this role, please view the recruitment information booklet, which contains the job description and person specification.  Fully completed application forms must be returned to as soon as possible.  Please note that applications must be made on the school’s application form.  CVs alone will not be accepted.

Applications will be considered on receipt and interviews may occur at any stage.

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

The Charity called The Godolphin and Latymer School (charity registration number 312699) is administered by The Godolphin and Latymer School Foundation, a charitable company limited by guarantee (Company number 3598439).

THE GODOLPHIN AND LATYMER SCHOOL, Iffley Road, Hammersmith, London, W6 0PG.

HMC/GSA 800 girls, 11-18 (220 in the Sixth Form).

More about The Godolphin and Latymer School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Iffley Road, Hammersmith, London, W6 0PG, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 87411936
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About the school

The Godolphin and Latymer School is one of this Country’s leading Independent Day Schools for Girls. Founded in 1905, it has been both a state grammar school and an independent school in its 110 years. Located in Hammersmith, West Lo...