DT Technician

Location: Haringey
Job Type: Permanent
Industry: Secondary Support
Reference: jg
Salary: £400 - 500 per week
Job Published: 18 days ago

ob Title: Design and Technology Technician

Location: Harigey

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

Start Date: September 2024 start 

Salary: Competitive, based on qualifications and experience

This school is committed to providing a stimulating and inclusive learning environment for our students. As a leading mainstream secondary school, we believe in nurturing creativity and innovation among our students. Our Design and Technology department plays a crucial role in fostering practical skills and encouraging students to explore their potential in various fields such as engineering, graphics, textiles, and product design.

Job Description:
We are seeking a passionate and experienced Design and Technology Technician to join our dedicated team. The successful candidate will provide essential support to the Design and Technology department, ensuring that our students have access to the necessary tools, equipment, and resources to develop their practical skills.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist teachers in the preparation and organization of practical lessons and demonstrations.
  • Maintain and organize equipment and resources, ensuring they are in proper working order.
  • Set up and dismantle equipment and materials for practical lessons, workshops, and exams.
  • Ensure a safe and clean working environment, adhering to health and safety regulations.
  • Help students with their projects, offering guidance and technical assistance when needed.
  • Manage and maintain inventories, ensuring adequate stock levels of materials and supplies.
  • Collaborate with teachers to develop and create teaching resources and displays.
  • Provide technical support for extracurricular activities, competitions, and exhibitions.

Requirements:

  • Relevant qualifications or experience in Design and Technology or a related field.
  • Knowledge of various Design and Technology disciplines, including but not limited to engineering, graphics, textiles, and product design.
  • Strong practical skills and proficiency in using relevant tools, equipment, and machinery.
  • Familiarity with health and safety guidelines in a practical workshop environment.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills, with the ability to prioritize tasks effectively.
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to work collaboratively as part of a team.
  • A genuine passion for education and supporting students in their learning journey.
  • Experience working in a school or educational setting is desirable but not essential.

How to Apply:
If you are enthusiastic about Design and Technology and possess the skills and qualifications required for this role, we would love to hear from you. Please submit your comprehensive resume, along with a cover letter highlighting your relevant experience and why you are interested in joining this school, apply now!

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see the FAQs on the Protocol Education website for further details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

Protocol Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We undertake safeguarding checks on all workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’, this may also include an online search as part of our due diligence on shortlisted applicants.
We offer FREE online safeguarding and Prevent Duty training to all our workers. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and subscribe to the DBS Update Service.

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