We are looking for a Senior Engineering Technician to assist with servicing the UTC’s workshops and supporting the teaching staff in all engineering disciplines, including the supervision of student learning activities, and to lead a small team of technicians including an apprentice.
The post holder will also be responsibility for Health and safety within engineering department, writing risk assessments, informing staff about potential risks when necessary. Ensuring H&S records are accurately maintained and up to date.
Applicants must have good all round level of education to include Maths and English to GCSE (Grade A – C) or equivalent level (level 2) and a Science subject at GCSE (Grade A-C) or equivalent level (level 3). Previous experience as a technician and experience of managing and organising resources are desirable.
The applicant will hold a First Aid Certificate or be willing to achieve within a specified time period is essential.
Having the right staff is crucial to the success of Silverstone UTC, and we aim to recruit outstanding individuals who are talented, committed and who can demonstrate a high level of motivation. Silverstone UTC seeks applications from outstanding applicants with integrity, imagination and energy for these rewarding roles.
A fantastic opportunity for enthusiastic, driven professionals to be part of something brand new, exciting and innovative in the heart of Motorsport Valley. With its complementary specialisms of High Performance Engineering and Business & Technical Events Management, we have already put together a team of high performing individuals and this is your opportunity to join them.
Silverstone UTC is a truly collaborative environment with teams brought together from the worlds of education and business. As part of that team, not only will you be delivering first class education, you will have a unique opportunity to continue to help shape and develop Silverstone UTC into a nationally renowned establishment that meets the needs of its students and employment partners alike. Silverstone UTC offers:
•The opportunity to progress and apply for leadership roles within the school.
•A commitment to the professional development of its entire staff with varied and interesting opportunities provided for the enhancement of professional skills.
•A business style approach to education – feedback from visitors is that it feels like a business environment and not a school.
•Free lunch for those on duty.
•A truly unique location for a school – right alongside Silverstone Circuit.
•A highly collegiate approach which recognises that every team member has something to offer to shape the vision and direction of the UTC.
•The opportunity and freedom to be the teacher you always wanted to be.
- Mainstream school with state - university technical college (utc) funding
- Secondary with sixth form
- Students of mixed gender, age 14 - 19 years