Design & Technology Technician, London

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Kensington Aldridge Academy (KAA)London

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Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £20k - £24k, dependent on experience (pro rata)
Contract term: Permanent

About KAA  

KAA is an 11 – 18 academy situated in the heart of Notting Hill, West London. We opened in brand new buildings in 2014 and our facilities are second to none. We are currently in our fourth year of operation and have 920 students in Years 7, 8, 9, 10, 12 and 13 with us. By September 2018 we will be a full school with all seven year groups.

KAA is a school which has the very highest standards – both in terms of academic teaching and life beyond the classroom. In our first year the Department of Education reported we are “one of the best new academies they had ever seen” in terms of our planning and curriculum. In 2017, Ofsted have judged us to be “outstanding” in all areas and described standards as “exceptional”. Our Sixth Form is also outstanding and is operated jointly with our independent school partners Charterhouse and Godolphin & Latymer. Candidates can read of our recent Ofsted and exam successes on our website, kaa.org.uk, along with other evidence of the exceptional standards in our school. 

The Role

We are looking for a talented, passionate and experienced DT technician with a focus on Product Design and Textiles to play a key role in the DT department. They will take responsibility for the technical support in the DT department through the preparation of tools, equipment and materials for lessons, undertake a practical health and safety role and service machinery within the department. 

Key responsibilities 

  • Support the Design Technology department, which has world-class facilities in the heart of West London including a host of CAD and CAM facilities
  • Work alongside an enthusiastic and dedicated team who place a high priority on your continuing professional development 
  • Be part of an outstanding school and participate in delivering exceptional education within a Performing & Creative Arts specialist academy

Deadline: Apply by 9 am Monday 5th March 2018

Please send your completed application form to Lavinia Baboi at recruitment@kaa.org.uk.

Please also complete the Equality and Diversity Monitoring Form using the following link: https://goo.gl/forms/eh8N7EiLSyU6BIuE2 

This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. The post holder must be committed to safeguarding the welfare of children.
 



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More about Kensington Aldridge Academy (KAA)
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Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Temporary Address, Scrubs Lane, North Kensington, London, W12 0DE, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 207 313 5800
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The Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea is a fantastic place to work. KAA is situated near Portobello Road, full of great shops, restaurants and bars. The school is part of the inspiring new £66 million pound Kensington Academy and Leisure Cent...