DT Technician - Food and Textiles

£16,781 - £17,772 per annum
September 2018


DT Technician (Food and Textiles)
Permanent position
September 2018 start
Ofsted Good Secondary School

Are you looking for a new Technician Position?
Would you like to work in a Good Secondary School?

Horizon Teachers are seeking a Technician to join an outstanding Design Technology Department, this post is primarily to support the Food Technology and Textiles subject areas. The school are looking for a suitable candidate that is up to the challenge of enthusing and inspiring students to achieve their potential by supporting the teaching and learning of a broad and exciting curriculum.

Experience and Skills
This post would suit someone with previous technician experience looking for a new challenge, or someone with previous experience of working with young people within an educational environment. Current certification in first aid, manual handling and working at height training would be beneficial but not essential as training will be provided as part of the staff CPD programme.
Candidates need to have good IT, numerical and literacy skills in order to complete paperwork, monitor stock and complete orders to a high level of efficiency.

Applicants for this post will be required to complete a Level 1 & 2 Food Safety and Hygiene certificate or equivalent if they do not already have this qualification. Suitable applicants for this post should have a knowledge and experience of Textiles, including the preparation and production of textiles based products, the use of other textiles techniques such as Batik, Applique, weaving, embroidery etc.

Candidates should be experienced in the safe and effective use of sewing machines, over-lockers, heat presses, irons etc. in addition to general maintenance of these items. Candidates should have good organisational skills and be able to prioritise tasks to meet deadlines and have the ability to manage their own time effectively.

Please apply with an updated CV.

Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement.

Horizon Teachers. Our Integrity, your Horizon.

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