Design Technology Technician, Ashford, Kent

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The North SchoolAshford, Kent

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Start date: Immediate
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Kent Range 4 / 5 pro rata (dependant on experience)
Contract term: Permanent

Term Time only – plus 5 training days.  37hrs per week (8.30am – 4.30pm)

£16,968 - £19,608 per annum (pro-rata salary : £14,381 - £16,545pa) dependant on experience.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join The North School as a Design Technology Technician, working within a strong and supportive team. The post will involve preparing and maintaining resources for teaching staff within the Technology and Creative Arts Departments. The successful candidate will also provide some administrative support to departmental staff.

The successful candidate will have evidence of practical skills, ability and training in relation to the preparing of teaching resources and materials for design technology and creative art lessons. Have a basic knowledge of equipment maintenance and health and safety in relation to safe use of tools and equipment. Candidates should also have adequate ICT based skills and knowledge.

In return we can offer excellent CPD opportunities and a supportive and friendly team to work with.

Further details about the school can be found on our website and further information about the vacancy can be obtained from the school via email at

The closing date for applications:  Midday, Thursday 15th February 2018

Interview date:   To be confirmed. 

The North School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment. Any successful candidate will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure by the Disclosure & Barring Service.

The North School is an Equal Opportunities Employer

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More about The North School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Address: Essella Road, Ashford, Kent, TN24 8AL, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1233 614600
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