Design & Technology Technician, Ilford, Redbridge

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Isaac Newton Academy (Secondary)Ilford, Redbridge

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Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Band 6 (£20,599- £25,239) actual salary based on 40 weeks per annum (£18,094 - £22,170)
Contract term: Permanent

Isaac Newton Academy, Redbridge

Principal: Jo Spencer

Design & Technology Technician Required (with General Curriculum Support across all departments) 

New all-through mixed 4-18 comprehensive in Redbridge.

In September 2012 Isaac Newton Academy opened with its inaugural cohort of 180 year 7 students. The school will grow, year on year, to become an 11-18 academy of 1250 students with specialist status in mathematics and music. In 2014 the primary phase of the academy opened to 90 reception-aged children. This too will grow each year, until full in September 2020.

This is a unique opportunity to join a team of committed staff striving to create an excellent comprehensive school. We are looking for a dedicated Design & Technology Technician to assist with the general maintenance of our Art & design technology department and who can assist in inspiring and supporting all departments to display work creatively. 

Our ideal candidate will:

  • have experience of technician support in a school environment,
  • have experience of working effectively with secondary aged pupils,
  • have a clear understanding of classroom roles and responsibilities,
  • have an interest in and be skilled in display
  • be committed to Ark’s ethos of high expectations and no excuses,
  • have the resolve to make a real difference to the lives of pupils.

If you are seeking a challenging and highly rewarding position, enriching the lives of the students who attend Isaac Newton Academy and members of the local community, then we are keen to hear from you.

Please complete your application by 11:59pm on 28th   November 2018.

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If you have any technical issues with the application form, please contact our recruitment team on 0203 116 6345 or For a candidate information pack or an informal, confidential discussion please contact our HR office, on 020 8911 6657 or

Location:                 Ilford, Redbridge

Start date:               As soon as possible

Deadline:                11:59pm on 28th November 2018.
Salary:                     Band 6 (£20,599- £25,239) actual salary based on 40 weeks per annum (£18,094 - £22,170)
Hours:                     36 hours per week, 40 weeks a year (plus 3 weeks – negotiable)

Interviews will be arranged as suitable candidates are identified, so early application is strongly advised.

Ark is committed to safeguarding children; successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

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More about Isaac Newton Academy (Secondary)
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: 1 Cricklefield Place, Ilford, Essex, IG1 1FY, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8911 6666
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Isaac Newton Academy opened in September 2012 in Ilford, East London, in brand new, purpose-built accommodation. The Academy has been carefully designed with ARK’s philosophy in mind and has facilities and resources to support a rich and divers...