Technician - Art Department, Kent

Closing date:Expiring soon

The Sittingbourne Community CollegeKent

Date posted:
Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

Technician – Art Department

Swale Academies Trust Support Staff Pay Scheme
Band 3 - £17,497 fte   (£14,812 pro rata)


37 hours per week for 39 weeks per year (Term time plus five additional days)

Start Date: ASAP

This is an exciting opportunity to join our thriving, highly creative art department. Working alongside subject teachers, you will help ensure that a safe, effective and efficient technician service is delivered.  This includes the provision of technical advice and assistance in the classroom to support pupils, as well as assisting teaching staff with learning activities and day to day maintenance of teaching areas and equipment.

The Art Department is a team of vibrant and very successful teachers, committed to delivering practical and engaging lessons that meet the needs of all students.

The successful candidate will:

• Be proficient in technical, practical and computer skills;

• Be able to communicate effectively with colleagues, pupils and suppliers;

• Have the ability to multi-task and prioritise workload;

• Be friendly and efficient.

In return, we offer development opportunities to all our staff, plus a supportive and friendly environment.

Our school is part of the Swale Academies Trust, a leading Multi-Academy Trust for school improvement.

Ofsted - ‘Teachers have high expectations of their pupils and expect all pupils to give of their best.’

Applications should be made via Kent-Teach.  Please note, we cannot accept CVs without an application form.

Interested applicants are welcome to contact Beth Arculus-Pennells, at the school for an informal discussion regarding the post –

Closing Date: Friday 26th April 2019 at 12 noon

Interview Date: tbc

Swale Academies 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 an enhanced DBS Disclosure.

Contact Details:
Sittingbourne Community College
Swanstree Avenue
Kent  ME10 4NL
Telephone:  01795 472449
E mail:

Trust Principal:                 Mr J Whitcombe MA
Headteacher:                    Ms Y Peden

More about The Sittingbourne Community College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Swanstree Avenue, Sittingbourne, Kent, ME10 4NL, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1795 472449