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Design Technology Technician

Job description

Teaching Personnel are looking to recruit a Design Technology Technician to provide cover in one of our client Schools.

The role would initially be covering for a long term sickness but could generate opportunities for more permanent work further down the line.

Design and technology (D&T) technicians usually work as part of a team with teachers, teaching assistants and other support staff and play a crucial role in supporting and improvement of students’ learning experience. They can also support science, IT as well as design and technology teachers by preparing equipment and materials and helping in practical lessons.

What’s involved

As a design and technology technician, your tasks would include:

  • preparing, setting up and checking equipment
  • supporting teaching staff and students during lessons
  • putting away equipment after lessons
  • ensuring a safe environment
  • organising and storing equipment and checking stock
  • repairing, maintaining and modifying equipment 
  • administrative tasks

Your exact duties and responsibilities would vary depending on where you work

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for 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.

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