Design Technology Technician at Newstead Wood School, Orpington, Bromley

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Newstead Wood SchoolOrpington, Bromley

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £18,469 (Term time only 39 weeks)
Contract term: Permanent

Design Technology Technician at Newstead Wood School 

Required for September 2018   

Salary £18,469 Term Time Only (39 weeks)

Newstead Wood School is a high-achieving grammar school for girls with a mixed Sixth Form.  Our lessons move at a fast pace and students are routinely challenged in their thinking.  Students come to their DT lessons with high expectations and a desire for active and complex learning. 

We are seeking to appoint an experienced Design Technology Technician to join our team from September 2018. The technician’s role is essential to maintain our high standards of safety within the DT department and workrooms. The successful applicant will provide essential support to the DT staff and the achievement of students, demonstrating innovative approaches whilst assisting with and resourcing lessons.  Applicants will:

· Have a manufacturing knowledge of wood, metal and plastics

· Be able to maintain machinery and equipment

· Emphasise  safe practice within the workshops, sustaining high standards of practical work

· Be confident demonstrating procedures  to and working with small groups of students

· Be patient, clear thinking, creative and enthusiastic 

Newstead Wood is situated in Orpington in the London Borough of Bromley and has excellent rail links to both London Bridge and Victoria Stations. 

If you are interested in applying for this position, please complete the TES online application form and send with a copy of your CV by e-mail to:  

Closing date for applications Monday 4 June 2018 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and to equality of opportunity. Any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory enhanced DBS disclosure. 

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More about Newstead Wood School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Avebury Road, Orpington, Kent, BR6 9SA, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1689 853626
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