Deadline is tomorrow

  • Job start date

    2 September 2024

  • Closing date

    21 July 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    9 July 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Other support roles

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Working pattern

Full time, term time: 36 hours per week, term time only

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

GLF Associate 2, £21,544

Pay scale

Actual Salary - £18,534

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking to recruit a Food and Textiles Technician to join our hardworking and collaborative team, whose key role will be to ensure our students continue to achieve high quality practical outcomes in Design & Technology. If you have practical experience working in food preparation and textiles and are looking to flourish at work and be professionally fulfilled, we would love to hear from you.

Your opportunity

As a key member of the Design Technology team and working closely with teaching staff and Technician colleagues, the Food and Textiles Technician will provide high-quality practical support to all students throughout their educational journey (KS3 - KS5). The successful candidate will provide support to the department, preparing equipment and resources for practical lessons, assist with in-class support and maintain sufficient stock levels of department materials and resources. The Food and Textiles Technician will also be responsible for maintaining equipment and resources within the department, as well as creating high quality and engaging displays.

What we are looking for

  • Someone with experience in food preparation and textiles, preferably in a school environment
  • A clear and effective communicator who is able to work flexible
  • An organised individual who is willing to take initiative and work autonomously
  • Commitment to the aims and ethos of the school
  • Someone who enjoys sharing their knowledge of nutrition, food and textiles and working with young people
  • A team player with a sense of humour

Please read the Job Description and Person Specification for more information.

What the school offers its staff

About Rosebery

5 reasons to join Rosebery:

  • Our Staff
  • Your Wellbeing
  • Our Students
  • Your Professional Growth
  • Our Culture of excellence, ambition & joy

Please read the Rosebery Candidate Pack to read more about our fantastic school and we welcome you to arrange a visit in person.

Join the GLF Schools Community

As a part of GLF Schools, you will join a community of staff dedicated to transforming education. With regular progression discussions, there will be a wealth of opportunities for you to grow your career, whether in one of our 42 academies or in our central team.

  • Celebrating 10 years as a growing Multi Academy Trust with over 2,000 colleagues and over 17,000 pupils
  • Founded upon the values of Respect, Inclusivity, Integrity and Kindness
  • 42 primary and secondary schools across 7 Local Authority areas across the south of England
  • We work as a community whilst ensuring each school maintains its own unique identity
  • Committed to ensuring all children and young people receive the best possible education

GLF Schools Employment Offer

GLF Schools has a generous employment offer, which allows all our colleagues to Grow, Learn and Flourish

  • Access to our highly competitive Local Government Pension Scheme
  • Flexible working options
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Work life and family friendly policies
  • Employee wellbeing initiatives
  • Access to a staff benefits portal
  • Community and collaboration working model

Please read the attached Join Our Community candidate pack for further information.

The Details

Start Date: 1 September 2024

Salary: GLF Associate 2, £21,544

Actual Salary: £18,534

Hours of work: 36 hours per week, term time only

Interview date: To be confirmed.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

Applying for the job

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About Rosebery School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1421 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
020 8716 4987

Rosebery is a vibrant and stimulating place to work. We have a record of high performance but continually challenge all members of our community to improve further, in order to fulfil our moral purpose to provide the best possible educational experience for our students who are a delight to teach. We set high expectations for all, but this is accompanied by a support system for students and staff which includes universal access to coaching and mentoring, significant opportunities for individualised personal, academic and professional development and a culture which emphasises kindness and integrity above all. We are committed to creating a happy, purposeful and secure environment which provides the opportunity for all to develop and grow; to build confidence and self-belief; and to be enriched and stimulated so that everyone plays an active and positive part of the Rosebery, Epsom and wider communities. We hope that you will want to come and join this unique school community and encourage you to visit us to see The Rosebery Way in action before making an application to us.

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