18.75 hours per week, 39 weeks pa (term time plus insets)
An opportunity has arisen for a flexible, highly effective, organised, efficient and experienced Food Technology Technician to join Trinity School and assist with the smooth running of our DT department.
Why work for Trinity School Sevenoaks?:
· We are a Christian school with a strong vision, values and leadership
· We strive to place staff and students at the centre of everything we do
· We are confident you will enjoy coming to work each day
· There is a real unity across the school and at every level
· You will be joining a school where your efforts will not go unnoticed
· There is ample on-site staff parking
· Good travel links to London (35 mins by train), M25 (10 mins) and we are located in the heart of rural Sevenoaks
The Design & Technology department at Trinity School are highly experienced and offer a range of subjects including product design, textiles, and food. We have developed our course offering in recent years and run both GCSE and technical courses in food. We will launch our first A Level product design course this September, and are planning to grow the provision at Sixth Form over time and in line with the schools expansion.
While the successful candidate will support the department across all areas, they will have a particular focus on food. Tasks will include preparing equipment ingredients for lessons, maintaining the classrooms and equipment and ensuring that all Health and Safety regulations are adhered to.
You will be responsible for supporting teachers and students in lesson and providing general assistance to the department. Knowledge of food safety and hygiene is essential with previous experience of working in a school environment being desirable.
Candidates need to be adept at monitoring, maintaining and ordering equipment and consumables.
A positive attitude and calm manner with the ability to organise, prioritise and deal with a demanding workload is vital. You will be an excellent communicator, able to work independently or in a team and have a professional approach.
Candidates will be a confident and competent user of ICT.
We are a Christian school through and through and are very keen to uphold this important and foundational element at Trinity. You do not have to be a practising Christian to join us but must be sympathetic to our Christian values.
We highly recommend you come and visit us to experience what others so readily affirm that Trinity is truly a unique place, with a calm and caring atmosphere.
To apply please use the Apply now on the TES jobs website. Alternatively our application pack can be found on the school’s website www.trinitysevenoaks.org.uk and should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org
Our school and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of students. The successful applicant will be subject to a full Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) disclosure and checks regarding proof of ID, medical clearance and the right to work in the UK.
If you would like any further information, arrange a visit or an informal discussion please contact Karen Partridge, School Business Manager or Fiona Smith, HR & Business Development Officer on 01732 469111 or email email@example.com