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Job details
Employer Vision for Education Ltd
Location Cheshire
Salary Negotiable
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Supply
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts September

Vision for Education are looking to recruit for a large secondary school in Cheshire who are looking to appoint a Design Technology Technician for a full academic year. 

The position is full-time 37 hours, 39 weeks term time only and will begin this September.  

Desirable – as many of the following as possible (skills in some of these areas is essential)  

  • Ability to use Band saw, Circular saw, planer, router, powered hand tools. (Certification needed) 
  • Ability to use Metal Band saw, lathe, milling machine, welding, brazing, casting. (Certification needed) 
  • Ability to use Vacuum former, line bender, CAD/CAM  
  • Use of CAD software. (2D Design, Auto CAD, Solid works, ProEngineer) 
  • Cam Equipment. Laser cutter, 3D Printer, Micro router, CNC Engraver, CNC vinyl cutter. 

Essential – must be able to carry out all of the following 

  • Stock control 
  • Preparing materials
  • Ordering/checking large quantities and materials end equipment on a weekly/daily/hourly basis.  
  • Physically fit due to heavy handling of sheet materials. 
  • Carrying and setting up materials and equipment lesson by lesson  
  • Practical skills  
  • Sound use of hand tools in metal/ wood/plastic 
  • Working knowledge of Electronics and circuit construction 
  • Machine maintenance and routine servicing

Vision for Education welcome any questions or enquiries so please call today on 01925 648131 or email

The benefits for working for Vision for Education

  • Excellent Rates of pay 
  • Dedicated and experienced consultants 
  • PAYE Payroll 
  • Guaranteed Pay Scheme 
  • We offer a £50 refer a friend bonus scheme (un capped) 
  • We offer local and easily accessible schools to you 
  • Free CPD courses to enhance your professional development 
  • We hold regular social events 
  • We are a friendly open and honest agency, who strongly believe in all our candidates

It is essential that you hold a valid and recognised teaching qualification.

We are also required to contact your past schools for a reference, all positions are subject to an enhanced DBS.

About the employer

Information about Vision for Education Ltd
Org type Supply Agency