SAT is an educational charity, Multi-Academy Trust and Sponsor of
Academies. We have approaching 18000 children and young people in our academies
and employ more than 2200 teachers, leaders and educational support
professionals across the East Midlands. We aspire to be a leading regional high
performing Trust, with a national reputation for excellence.
We currently have 17 primary academies, 8 secondary academies and
one primary aged special school in our family of schools. All of our schools
benefit from the collaboration and added value that being a member of our Trust
offers, and share our values and beliefs. Spencer Trust academies share an
ambition to deliver results that compete with the very highest performing
schools in the country, and deliver a curriculum for students that is
underpinned by breadth, opportunity and quality: one that seeks to give young
people the opportunity to develop into well rounded global citizens that believe
they can influence positive change in the world.
Our Mission is to deliver the best possible outcomes for children
and young people.
Spencer Academies Trust is an exceptional Trust, providing an
outstanding education for local children.
children have a right to a quality education regardless of background or
ability, and have an entitlement to the opportunity of a secure progression
route in their learning and development.
are stronger when they work in collaboration with each other, operate within a
‘family’ and are open to a true sense of partnership.
grow the effectiveness and sustainability of our schools by developing the
people within them, and that through shared and equitable responsibility for
quality and outcomes; we achieve more.
Applicants would be expected to share the Trust’s high aspirations
and expectations for pupils and staff.
We are seeking to appoint a suitably experienced, and enthusiastic
Design and Technology Technician to support the continuing improvement of this large
and successful faculty. Whilst the role focuses largely on supporting teaching
and learning in the Product Design/Resistant Materials/Textiles areas, the
successful candidate will also be required to work with the Food Technician and
the Head of Art to support the preparation of resources and teaching and
learning across the whole faculty.
It is not expected that all appropriate licences will be held for the
safe use and maintenance of machinery in the workshops and training will be
provided. An interest in, and aptitude for Computer Aided Design and
Manufacture will be a distinct advantage.
You will have a broad-based knowledge of materials and are reliable,
organised, calm and flexible with an enthusiasm for design as well as being
confident dealing with pupils. You are competent in a range of manufacturing
techniques and have practical experience of using tools and machines including
pillar drill and band saw. You must also
be competent in using IT and ordering systems.
Previous DT technician experience within a school or relevant industry
experience is essential.
Spencer Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students and all posts are subject to enhanced DBS with children’s barred list checks and completion of Level 2 safeguarding training.
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