Design & Technology Technician
Full time, Term time + 30 days
This leading HMC co-educational school seeks to appoint a Design & Technology Technician to join the enthusiastic and professional support team.
The successful candidate will provide technical and general practical support to the D&T Department to ensure that students have access to the appropriate tools and resources, and receive the best possible guidance and support. In particular the D&T Technician will prepare and order materials, ensure tools and equipment are in good working order, manage equipment budgets and make orders, ensure department and work areas are kept clean and safe, and be able to assist pupils during lessons.
Applications are invited from enthusiastic individuals with a proven track record of excellence. Candidates should be able to demonstrate extensive experience using machine and hand tools and have a keen and broad interest in 3D Product Design and developments in Technology and Engineering, including experience of working with CAD and CAM. The role will require strong administrative and communication skills combined with the ability to provide an empathetic approach within an academic environment. Computer skills are important, in particular a good working knowledge of Word and Excel. Experience of training others in technical/engineering skills is desirable.
The post is available on the basis of working term time plus 30 days during the holiday periods. Normal working hours are 8:00am-5:00pm. The salary will be around £28,000-£36,000 per annum.
The closing date to apply for this position is 9:00am on Thursday 22 March 2018.
Full job description and application details may be downloaded from our website www.alleyns.org.uk/vacancies, by contacting Human Resources on 020 8613 5016 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check. Alleyn’s is an Equal Opportunities employer.