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Design Technology and Engineering Technician - Part-time

Ursuline College, Westgate On Sea

  • Ref:KCC886-4633-372S
  • Posted:17/10/2022
  • Pay:KR4
  • Start Date:February 2023
  • App Close Date:20/12/2022 at 09:00
  • Interviews:TBC


Design Technology and Engineering Technician

15 hours per week (negotiable), term time only, 38 weeks. 

Main Purpose of Job:

To provide general assistance as required in the preparation of resources for practical lessons and to actively assist and support the teaching staff, especially in the area of health and safety relating to machinery and equipment.

  • Perform health and safety checks on equipment and machinery to help ensure health and safety standards are maintained throughout the department
  • Preparation of equipment and machinery to ensure that the correct resources are available for practical lessons
  • Preparation of materials for pupils to use in classes
  • Maintain equipment to ensure that it is in good working order and stored safely, securely and appropriately
  • Maintain the teaching rooms and store areas
  • Maintain and order supplies: Unpack and check new equipment delivered



Information about the school

Ursuline College is situated in Westgate-on-Sea, Kent. There is a fast rail service to London and the historic city of Canterbury is only 11 miles away.

The Ursuline is part of a cluster of three secondary schools within the Kent Catholic Schools Partnership multi-academy trust. The Trust provides the opportunity and encourages the development of effective working relationships with colleagues in the other schools so that our students can realise their full potential.

The school is fully committed to the safeguarding of children, therefore all staff are subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure along with other relevant employment checks.

If you are interested in joining our team of dynamic Educators and amazing administration/support staff, if you are highly motivated and wish to promote the education of our students, then please consider this post. For more information please visit our school website: http://www.ursuline.kent.sch.uk or contact us on hr@ursuline.kent.sch.uk

Visiting the Ursuline prior to application is welcomed to experience the feel of the College and school life. You do not have to be Catholic to apply for the post – we welcome applications from people of all faiths and none. Please do not wait until the closing date to submit your application which should be emailed to hr@ursuline.kent.sch.uk or submitted via the ‘Apply now’ button above.

We reserve the right to close the advert early should be receive sufficient applications prior to the closing date.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Clair Gavin
  • Address:225 Canterbury Road, Westgate On Sea, Kent, CT8 8LX
  • Telephone: 01843 834431
  • Email: hr@ursuline.kent.sch.uk


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Legislation.