The school is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and motivated Technician
to oversee our workshops. Our
curriculum involves several practical subjects including Forest Schools,
Mechanics, Construction, Home Maintenance and the Duke of Edinburgh award
The ideal candidate will
have practical experience of carpentry and/or mechanics. They will work with teaching staff to support
the pupils in the teaching and learning in the department, helping prepare the lessons
and demonstrate the tasks.
They will have a good knowledge of Health and Safety and be able
to create a safe and organised work space. Applicants will be able to
demonstrate a commitment to working with our pupils, be highly motivated, be flexible
in their approach to work and have excellent teamwork skills.
We are all immensely proud of our School. Sidestrand Hall School caters for pupils aged 7 – 19 years with wide ranging complex needs. The School stands in 15 acres of land on the North Norfolk Coast. We have a range of specialist facilities on site including gardens, greenhouse, woods with a bike trail, a go-kart track, mechanics and construction workshops, science lab, food technology room, sensory room, purpose built Sixth Form and residential units.
Our mission statement demonstrates our purpose as movingAchievement beyond Expectation.
Sidestrand Hall has a highly qualified, skilled and committed staff who guide and support pupils through a range of learning experiences which provide them with the skills, knowledge and qualifications they need. All pupils follow the National Curriculum differentiated to their needs and the extended curriculum offers opportunities for outdoor learning, developing independence and being an active member of the community.
Everypupil leaves Sidestrand Hall with Nationally recognised qualifications that prepare them for their next steps and work towards the outcomes of the SEN code of Practice, Preparing for Adulthood – Employment/Education, Independent Living, Community Participation and Good Health.
This post is
exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act and you will be required to
undergo an Enhanced DBS check or Enhanced DBS check with barred list.
If you have information to declare it may be protected
under the Exceptions Orders and you may not be required to declare it. You will
be asked to make a criminal conviction declaration if you are shortlisted for