Design Technology Technician

Fernhill School, Farnborough, Hampshire, GU14 9BY

56 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    30 November 2022 at 5pm

  • Date listed

    18 August 2022

Job details

Working pattern

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  • 30 hours per week, 8.30 am to 3.00 pm daily Term time only plus INSET days (including Twilight INSET)

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

£18,933 to £19,941 per year (full-time equivalent) HCC Grade C

Actual salary

£13,467 to £14,184

Design Technology Technician job summary

Did you really enjoy Tech lessons and liked the hands on approach? Then we would like to hear from you.

The Role

We are seeking to appoint a self-motivated and passionate candidate for the post of Design Technology Technician to support the Design Technology and Art department teaching teams. This is a varied role involving the preparation of resources and materials in advance of lessons and supporting within lessons. You will be responsible for the Health and Safety maintenance checks of the workshop equipment and ordering and maintaining stock levels. Training to use the machinery will be provided. An interest in supporting students in lessons or instructing small groups would be an advantage. Our students are lively, keen to learn and characterful. The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate independence, resourcefulness, great commitment and enthusiasm alongside the willingness to work as part of a tight knit team of teachers and technicians.

The School

We are proud of our reputation as a small, friendly school, built on strong, traditional values, where exceptional pastoral care, the acceptance of others and the celebration of diversity and excellent academic achievement for all are the cornerstones of our success. We have a committed, loyal and talented team of leaders, teachers and support staff.

The Art and Design Technology Department

The Art and DT department has two designated Art rooms (one housing the working kiln room), a Textiles/Graphics room, two DT practical workshops, two Food Technology rooms and a Motor Vehicle garage. There is also a preparation and storage area. In addition there is a fully functioning photography studio, a dark room and the department has its own computer suite.

Applications

Please include a paragraph in your application on how you would support teachers and students develop a love of technology. We look forward to hearing from you.

If you would like to visit the school, please contact Cindy Reynolds who will be able to arrange a tour either during the holiday or on our return to school. Please see our website for an application form www.fernhill.hants.sch.uk and email to Cindy Reynolds creynolds@fernhillschool.org.uk

Applicants will be required to demonstrate their commitment to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of children and young people in line with the school’s policies and procedures. A satisfactory Enhanced DBS disclosure is required for this role. The school will request references before interview.

Closing date for applications: 16th September 2022 but the school reserves the right to interview earlier, should a suitable candidate apply.

Using the application form

Please see our website for an application form www.fernhill.hants.sch.uk and email to Cindy Reynolds creynolds@fernhillschool.org.uk

The school reserves the right to interview earlier, should a suitable candidate apply.

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Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

About Fernhill School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
630 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Contact phone number
01276 702540

We are proud of our reputation as a small, friendly school, built on strong, traditional values, where exceptional pastoral care, the acceptance of others and the celebration of diversity and excellent academic achievement for all are the cornerstones of our success. We have a committed, loyal and talented team of leaders, teachers and support staff.

Fernhill School is a mainstream, non-selective, community state secondary for girls and boys aged 11-16. The school is located in Farnborough, Hampshire and has good transport links via the M3 and A331.

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