Technology Technician, Hope, Flintshire

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Castell Alun High SchoolHope, Flintshire
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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Salary Grade C SCP 14 to 16
Contract term: Permanent

25 hours per week - term time only

Salary Grade C SCP 14 to 16 - £16,491 to £17,419

Actual Salary - £9,092 to £9,604

A well qualified, energetic and well motivated Technology Technician is required to support the teaching of Technology, service the Technology area and to perform related duties as required.

The successful candidate will provide technical and general practical support to the Design and Technology Department to ensure that students have access to the appropriate tools and resources, and receive the best possible guidance and support.  In particular, the Design and Technology Technician will prepare and order materials, ensure tools and equipment are in good working order, manage equipment budgets and place orders, ensure department and work areas are kept clean and safe, and be able to assist students 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, and the willingness to develop in this area with in-house training would be essential.

Castell Alun High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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