Design Technology Technician
Location - Mid-Cheshire, UK
The Education Network is currently recruiting a Design Technology Technician (DT Technician) for an Outstanding Secondary High School in the Mid Cheshire. This Design Technology Technician role is to commence ASAP, and is available on a part time basis-15 hours per week, over 5 days, term time only.
The school is seeking a technician with strong engineering knowledge to provide technical support to the Design Technology team.
You'll support students and teachers in practical lessons, prepare materials, work in conjunction with teaching staff to develop new projects and maintain the school workshop and equipment.
To be considered for this position role, you must:
-Have appropriate experience of, or qualifications in maintaining, calibrating and operating machinery including a centre lathe, milling machine, pillar drill, band saw, tool grinder, planer, circular saw and any other relevant qualifications appropriate to this role. A good knowledge or broad understanding of CNC operated machinery would be an advantage though not essential.
-Be able to operate and be responsible for the general maintenance of the equipment in the DT department;
-Assist with the preparation, distribution and storage of resources and materials and the upkeep of equipment records, within the workshops;
-Inform senior colleagues of any Health and Safety implications as they arise;
-Maintain a high standard of tidiness within the workshops and preparation areas;
-Experience working in a secondary school, working with or training apprentices would be an advantageous but not essential
- Enjoy working with young people in a busy school setting
-Have excellent practical skills, be highly organised and self-motivated
To express interest, please submit a CV via the link below, and if suitably qualified our consultant will contact you to further discuss the role.
The Education Network is committed to Safer Recruitment and recruits to Compliance+ standards. Any appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check in addition to other safeguarding checks. The Education Network is an equal opportunities employer. The Education Network is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.
Due to the expected high-volume of applications we receive only short-listed candidates will be contacted within 3 days.
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