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Design and Technology Technician

Job Title: Design and Technology Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hertfordshire
Salary: £22,149 pro rata
Start Date: September 2019
Duration: permanent
REF: PR/PE/004166
Contact Name: Jane Mccutcheon
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Job Description

Design and Technology Technician

Term Time Only - September Start

One of the finest boarding schools in London, Aldenham are seeking a Design and Technology Technician to join their fantastic team. This school is just 13 miles from the city centre and is set in glorious Hertfordshire countryside.

This incredible school provides a sense of tradition with a modern, forward-looking approach by its professional teaching staff, making it one of the most desired private schools in and around the London area.

The main purpose of this role is to support the teaching team in the department by ensuring all materials and equipment are ordered, maintained and prepared for lessons. 

The main duties will be to carry out routine maintenance of equipment, including hand and machine tools, replacement of cartridges and paper etc. report any safety problems to the Head of Design & Technology. To monitor the use of equipment and machine tools used in the department. To carry out stock ordering on a regular basis and keep full up to date record and reconciliation of the department budget. To keep the workroom tidy and safe at all times.  To keep all Health and Safety and risk assessments up to date in accordance with the Health and Safety Officers needs and latest H&S guidelines.  To prepare materials for class project or individual work as directed by D&T teaching staff. To support with displays and with the production of teaching aids/materials as required. To set out and put away teaching aids/materials required for lessons, as directed by the teaching staff. To supervise and support small numbers of students as directed by the teaching staff within the D&T areas. To ensure commitments in regard to child protection and welfare are adhered to and best practice followed. Take all necessary steps to minimise any risk and report any concerns/feedback to the line manager Carry out other ad hoc duties as reasonably requested.

HRS OF WORK:  8am to 3.30pm Monday, Wednesday and Friday Tuesday and Thursday 8am to 4.30pm (extra hour is to assist with GCSE and A Level workshops – Term Time Only). 37 weeks per year (34 term time plus 15 days during the holidays)     

SALARY:   £22,149 pro rata

Are you looking for a new opportunity and a chance to work in fantastic school in Hertfordshire?

If so please get in touch for more information or APPLY NOW.