Food Technology Technician, Essex

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St Helena SchoolEssex

Date posted:
Start date: 20th April 2020
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Local Government Pay Scale - Band 2 to midpoint - Actual Salary from £4,563
Contract term: Permanent



Pay Range: Local Government Band 2 (to midpoint)

Actual Salary from £4,563

11 hours per week, 39 weeks per year

Start Date: 20th April 2020

The Role:

We are seeking an outstanding individual to provide full technician support to the Food Technology teaching staff, particularly in the preparation and cleaning/clearing of lesson materials.

This post is 11 hours per week, 39 weeks per year (Term Time, plus Non-pupil days)

Some of your key responsibilities will include:

• To assist in the maintenance of supplies for the Department

• To keep resources in an organised and accessible manner

• To assist teaching staff in the preparation of resources for lessons

• To undertake minor repairs to resources eg mending books, tightening fixings on saucepans lids, cupboard doors etc

• To assist students with access to resources as appropriate

• To clear classrooms/work areas after lessons, undertake washing up, cleaning of work surfaces, return of resources to appropriate storage etc – as required

(The full details can be found in the attached Job Outline and Person Specification).

We're looking for you if you have:

● A good standard of education.

● A commitment to high standards of achievement from students and yourself.

● Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to act on your own initiative.

Why work for The Sigma Trust, St Helena School?

We Can Offer You

• A Competitive Salary

• Robust school CPD training programme that enables you to flourish

• Opportunities to work with colleagues across the Trust to share resources, ideas and build collaborative relationships

• Employee Benefits: Employee Assistance Programme, Pension Scheme, and Cycle to Work Scheme

Additional Information:

For additional information about our school, please visit The Sigma Trust website

Please note that CVs cannot be accepted, you need to complete the attached Sigma Trust Application form.

To Apply:

To apply for this post, please complete an application form, available from The Sigma Trust/this website and return it to quoting reference 306. Please read the Notes for Applicants document attached.

Closing date: Midnight, Thursday 27th February 2020

Shortlisting will take place on Friday 28th February 2020.

Interviewing will take place week commencing 2nd March 2020

The Sigma Trust is committed to safeguarding and protecting the children and young people that we work with.  As such, all posts are subject to safer recruitment process, including the disclosure of criminal records and vetting checks. We ensure that we have a range of policies in place which promote safeguarding and safer working practice across our schools. 

More about St Helena School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Sheepen Road, Colchester, Essex, CO3 3LE, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1206 572253
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My name is Fiona Pierson and I am privileged to be the Headteacher of St Helena School, On behalf of the staff and the Trust I would like to thank you for your interest in our school.

My team and I are united in our belief that education matters and ...