Technology Technician, Essex

Closing date:

Colchester AcademyEssex
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Start date: as soon as possible
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Band 2 (mid)
Contract term: Permanent

Art and Technology Technician

Grade 2 (mid)

20 hours a week, 38 weeks a year

To start as soon as possible

Culture, Character, Commitment, Currency

Colchester Academy is looking to appoint an Art and Technology Technician to support the Technology Department by preparing equipment and assisting in lessons.

The Art and Technology faculty at Colchester Academy is an exciting and creative place to work, offering Art, Photography, Food Technology, Graphics and a range of practical technical subjects across KS3 and KS4.

This position would suit anyone wanting to gain experience in a school environment, perhaps wanting to pursue a career in teaching in the future. Equally, an applicant for this role may have previously worked in education or in a career centring around Art or Technology. 

Colchester Academy is a secondary school located in the heart of Colchester, Essex, and recently graded ‘GOOD’ by OFSTED (2018). This is an incredibly exciting time in our journey, as we are in the process of joining a local Academy Chain, South Suffolk Learning Trust (SSLT). 

This is an exciting opportunity to work within Colchester Academy, a school committed to excellence in everything we do.  

This role provides excellent opportunities for career progression and advancement. Colchester Academy is committed to Continuing Professional Development (CPD) and training, and the culture is one of equality and fairness built on relationships developed out of mutual trust and respect. 

For further information, job description and to apply please visit      An application form must be completed in full to apply for this position.

If you have any questions or would like to arrange a visit to the academy please contact Michelle Robinson, 01206 878878.

Closing date:  Monday 25th February 2019

Interview date: tbc

Salary:  Grade 2 (mid)

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment.  This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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