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  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    19 July 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    11 July 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Other support roles

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Part time: Hours Per Week / Weeks Per Year Hours – 15 hours per week / Term Time incl. INSETs Working Weeks – 39 working weeks Paid Weeks – 44.849 paid weeks

Contract type

Fixed term - 1 year, in the first instance

Actual salary


What skills and experience we're looking for

Helston Community College have an exciting opportunity available for a conscientious and enthusiastic Food Technician to support the Food Technology Department. This position is for 2 days per week [Thursday and Friday] and will be for a fixed term period of 1 year in the first instance.

Tasks including preparing materials and equipment in advance of lessons and clearing away afterwards, keeping the Food Technology areas clean and tidy, ordering/purchasing materials/provision needed for lessons, stock room tidying and stock rotation. The successful candidate will support teaching staff to carry out their roles and to ensure the successful running of the Food Technology Department

Candidates should be flexible, reliable and quick to learn. They will be keen to work as part of a team in a busy environment but also be prepared to act on their own initiative.

What the school offers its staff

Our College is a place where doors of opportunity are opened for young people, and we encourage them to make the most of every opportunity that comes their way. We provide a diverse curriculum, allowing students to develop knowledge, skills and talents in a broad range of subject areas. We challenge students’ thinking and encourage them to learn from setbacks, so that they become resilient learners who can respond effectively to future challenges. We urge our students to believe in themselves, to take responsibility for their own learning and personal development, and to work hard so that they achieve their very best.

We believe that Helston Community College is a unique place and has something special to offer its students and staff. The relationships between staff and students were recently recognised by OFSTED as being ‘very strong’; students say that they are very proud to study here and staff are overwhelmingly proud to work here.

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.

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About Helston Community College

School type
Academy, ages 0 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1345 pupils enrolled
Age range
Not given

Arranging a visit to Helston Community College

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email aatkinson@helston.tpacademytrust.org.

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