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    3 October 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    29 September 2022

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Level 3, Point 5-8, £15,898.98 - £16,871.53 pro-rated (actual salary) per annum

Design Technology and Engineering Technician job summary

We are looking for a Design Technology & Engineering technician to join the Trust as soon as possible. You will be enthusiastic about Design Technology and Engineering, and be able to work as part of a team. A willingness to learn is important and relevant training will be provided.

The post holder will:

  • Ensure Design Technology and Engineering workshops and the equipment in them are safe environments for pupils and staff to use, carrying out checks and maintaining machinery and tools.

  • Provide support to teachers through the preparation of resources and materials required in Design Technology and Engineering lessons.

  • Provide support to pupils in practical activities.

This is an opportunity for the right person to play a pivotal and crucial role in supporting this forward thinking and growing department to make a real difference to the future life chances of our pupils.

A message from the Design Technology and Engineering Team

Thank you for your interest in this role.

We want our new technician to be enthusiastic and keen to help our pupils make great progress, ensuring that the materials and equipment they need are available in a timely manner.

We need our technician to have good communication skills as well as having great attention to detail. Most of all, we want our technician to be a team player who:

  • shares our commitment to provide the best possible learning experiences for all pupils;

  • works to improve this fantastic area of the curriculum to benefit all our learners;

  • makes suggestions when they feel our collaborative working environment could be improved.

Closing Date: 09:00 on Monday 3rd October 2022 We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive sufficient applications for the role. Therefore, if you are interested, please submit your application as early as possible

Selection Process will be held week commencing 11th October 2022.

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About Wootton Academy Trust

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Wootton Upper School and Kimberley 16 - 19 STEM College (in the nearby village of Stewartby) are operated by Wootton Academy Trust [WAT]. The two institutions are 3 miles apart and linked by a shuttle bus. WAT is highly ambitious, and its vision is to provide outstanding education in all of its component parts.

Wootton Upper School was inspected in November 2017 and received a very positive report. The school was judged to be good in all areas. Wootton Upper School, with 900 students across Years 9 - 11, achieves good results across the core subjects in both progress and attainment measures.

Kimberley College 16-19 STEM College opened in September 2013 and has 700 students. The College was inspected in January 2017 and judged good in most areas and outstanding in personal development and well-being. For the last two years the College has been in the Sunday Times list of the top 20 Sixth Form Colleges in the UK based on the proportion of students getting 2As and 1B or better in facilitating subjects.

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