Design Technology Technician, Derbyshire

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Saint John Houghton Catholic Voluntary AcademyDerbyshire

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Start date: 01 September 2019
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Full Time Salary - £17,173 Actual Pro Rata Salary for part time 39 weeks - £13,729.92
Contract term: Permanent

Grade/SCP: Band 2 Point 12 (Pay award Pending) 

Contract: Permanent

Hours: Part- time 35 Hours per Week 39 Weeks per year 

Full Time Salary - £17,173

Actual Pro Rata Salary for part time 39 weeks - £13,729.92

Location: Saint John Houghton Catholic Voluntary Academy, Abbot Road, Ilkeston Derbyshire DE7 4HX 

Start Date: 01 September 2019 

Saint John Houghton Catholic Voluntary Academy, part of the St Ralph Sherwin Catholic Multi-Academy Trust is seeking to appoint a highly skilled and motivated Technician of Design Technology who will work as part of a very successful and experienced team who achieved excellent outcomes for students in 2018.

We have an exciting opportunity for a dedicated, energetic and innovative individual to join our Technology Department to prepare materials and machinery for use in Design Technology lessons. We need exceptional candidates who will be inspirational role models to our pupils and work with both teachers and the wider school community to establish a supportive and nurturing learning environment in which children make rapid progress.

We can offer the successful candidate:

• A supportive working environment based around our Catholic ethos. (We welcome applications from Catholics and non-Catholics)

• A dedicated, supportive and committed team of staff

• A welcoming community with a clear sense of its Catholic identity

• Training and support to develop skills

The successful candidate will be supported by a very strong senior leadership team and Director of Learning and will work in a where the culture is focused on ensuring every child can become the best that they can be.

We participate in a Childcare Vouchers Scheme.

We have good road links with J25 of the M1 and the Nottingham-Derby A52

Our vision: Learning Without Limits

Our Mission: Inspiring ambition and excellence, guided by Christ

Our Values: Aspiration, Respect, Determination

How to apply

For more information and application pack visit or email

Closing date: Wednesday 26 June 2019 (9am)

Interviews:           Thursday 04 July 2019   

The St Ralph Sherwin Catholic Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to satisfactory references, an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check, medical check, evidence of qualifications plus verification of the right to work in the UK.

 The Trust will endeavor to make any necessary reasonable adjustments to the job and the working environment to enable access to employment opportunities for disabled job applicants or continued employment for any employee who develops a disabling condition. 

 You do not need to be a Catholic to work in our Trust. There are certain reserved positions, which require someone to be Catholic, i.e. CEO, Headteacher, Deputy Headteacher, Subject Leader/Head of RE and Lay Chaplain but other than that a respect for our ethos and a willingness to participate in what we do is all that is required. 


More about Saint John Houghton Catholic Voluntary Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Abbot Road, Kirk Hallam, Ilkeston, Derbyshire, DE7 4HX, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 115 9322896
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