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DT Technician

DT Technician

Heartlands High School

Heartlands High School

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Scale 5 - £22506 - £24,510 pro-rata
Job type:
Part Time, Permanent
Start date:
As soon as possible
Apply by:
20 November 2017

Job overview

Design and Technology Technician (RM)
(Term-time only)

 36 hours per week
Salary: Scale 5 - £22506 - £24,510 pro-rata  

We require from December 2017, a highly skilled and qualified Design and Technology Technician to support the DT Faculty. The post holder will, under the guidance of the Head of Faculty, provide technical support to the Faculty and manage the resources and equipment in relation to DT workshops. Duties will include material and project preparation; assisting within workshops and classrooms on large projects or with larger groups; providing technical support as and when required; maintenance of tools and to manage the servicing of machines.

The successful candidate will have:

· Previous experience working in a similar role

· Good practical skills 

· The ability to work on their own initiative

· Good ICT and communication skills

· A passion for education

· An awareness of Health & Safety issues

· A commitment to safeguarding children.

For further information please contact Ranjana Negi on 020 8826 1230 or email 

Closing date by 12 pm on Monday 20th November 2017. 

Interviews will be held on Thursday 23rd November 2017. 

Please note that only shortlisted applicants will be contacted by the School. 

We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of our students. The successful applicant will therefore be required to complete an enhanced Criminal Records Disclosure. We encourage applications from all sectors of the community to reflect our diverse student population.

 Please click on the 'Quick Apply' button below to submit your application today.  

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About Heartlands High School

Our amazing school is looking for people with high aspirations, the desire to achieve and succeed – both for themselves and the students, but also for the community and their colleagues. This means we’re looking for creative thinkers, inspiring individuals and team players.

Part of SEARCH Education Trust, Heartlands High School is located within Wood Green, Haringey.  We opened as  a new school in September 2010 in state-of–the-art facilities.  We are now oversubscribed and a first choice school for parents and students in the local community.  Our intake is diverse and is a real reflection of the community that we serve.  Our aspirations for this community are high and we want our students to have access to the very best education.

Our vision for the school is simple.  We want our students to obtain a commitment to learning through achieving outstanding learning, outstanding partnerships and an outstanding ethos.  We expect our students to achieve higher than the national average results and we support them in getting there.

The ethos within the school is consistently recognized as a strength, supported through SEARCH.  We teach our students that school matters, that the effort is essential, that achievement will carry them forward, that active citizenship matters and that none of this can be achieved without the highest of aspirations.

SEARCH staff are rewarded through access to a comprehensive benefits package, including but not limited to;

  • Continuous professional development
  • Teacher training programme (Early Career Teacher/Teach First /Schools Direct /Apprentice)
  • Leadership programmes
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Tech Scheme
  • Health Cash Plan
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • GP helpline service
  • Season ticket loans
  • Generous annual leave
  • Benefits/ discounts platform
  • Health and Wellbeing events/ resources
  • Access to onsite fitness sessions
  • Flexible working options
  • Family Friendly Policies
  • Employer pension contribution

If you are passionate about innovative education, have a commitment to personal excellence and are ready for a new challenge, then we look forward to receiving your application.

Support and development:

At Heartlands, we use School IP to track and support training and ongoing CPD. Depending on your need and level of experience, you will be placed on a training pathway.

The CPD plan is released in September each year and includes a range of internal training sessions before and after school as well as on inset days.

Examples of supported external training:

• Outstanding Teacher Programme
• Developing Teacher Programme
• Exam Moderation Training.

Please review our website and twitter feed for all the latest news and views from HHS including our relevant policies including Safeguarding and child protection as well as data and privacy statements

Heartlands High School, Part of SEARCH Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check and additional pre-employment checks in line with Keeping Children Safe in Education statutory guidance.

NOTE: It is an offence to apply for a role if the person is barred from engaging in regulated activity relevant to children. ( - section 7(1)(a) of the SVGA 2006)

In line with KCSIE updates, an online search will be conducted as part of our due diligence checks on shortlisted candidates.

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