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Design & Technology Technician - Full-time

Highworth Grammar School, Ashford

  • Ref:KCC886-4092-132S
  • Posted:31/03/2021
  • Pay:Kent Range 5
  • Start Date:June/July 2021
  • App Close Date:16/04/2021 at 16:00
  • Interviews:TBC



 37 hours per week (term time only plus staff development days)

Kent Range 5: £19,723 - £20,893 pa pro rata (actual £16,964 – £18,211pa)

We are looking for an enthusiastic and versatile Technician to assist in the Design and Technology and Food Preparation and Nutrition Departments. The post-holder will assume responsibility for maintaining operating efficiency while supporting excellent teaching and learning in the department.

This is an interesting and varied post, which covers a variety of mediums including electronics, woodwork, food preparation and textiles as well as 3D printing, Laser Cutting and Sublimation Printing. Some knowledge would be advantageous but a commitment to learning new skills is the most important factor.

The post would suit an organised person who is willing to turn their hand to a multitude of tasks to support the Teaching Staff of the Department.

Further information and an application form are available from our website: www.highworth.kent.sch.uk

Completed applications should be emailed to: HR@highworth.kent.sch.uk

Closing Date:  Friday 16th April at 4pm

Applications will be considered in the order in which they are received.  Suitable candidates may be interviewed before the closing date and Highworth Grammar School reserves the right to withdraw the position if an early appointment is made.

Highworth Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. An Enhanced DBS check is required for this post

Information about the school

Highworth Grammar School is an over-subscribed 11 – 18, selective girls’ school of 1520 students with 459 students in the Sixth Form (71 boys). We are situated in the South East of England, with excellent transport links to both the rest of Kent and London.

The school was judged to be Outstanding in all areas in June 2013. In 2019 our A Level results placed us in the top 25% of schools nationally.

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Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.