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Design Technology Technician in Oldham ASAP Start

Posted 5 January by Tradewind Recruitment Ended
Are you looking for an exciting role supporting a vibrant and busy Technology Department? If so, then look no further, as one of our schools in Oldham are looking for a Technology Technician to start as soon as possible. The candidate will have sound Design and Technology knowledge to provide technical support to teachers in a 'Good', successful and developing secondary school.

The position is a full time post and has the potential to become a permanent position. The successful candidate will work alongside the Technology Department and will be required to carry out the following duties:
Supporting students and teachers in practical lessons
Preparing materials for lessons
Working in conjunction with teaching staff to develop new projects
Maintenance of the school workshop and equipment
To be considered for this position of Technology Technician, you must:

Have possession of appropriate certificates for centre lathe, cross cutter, pillar drill, band saw, tool grinder, planer, circular saw and any other relevant qualifications appropriate to this role
Be able to operate and be responsible for the general maintenance of the equipment in the Technology department
Be able to assist with the preparation, distribution and storage of resources and materials.
Assist with the upkeep of equipment records, within the workshops
Inform the Faculty Team Leader and the Business Manager of any Health and Safety implications as they arise
Maintain a high standard of tidiness within the workshops and preparation areas
To carry out any other additional tasks as may be reasonably requested by Head of Faculty or Head teacher Have experience working in a secondary school
Enjoy working with young people in a busy school setting
Have excellent practical skills
Be highly organised and self-motivated

As part of our Tradewind Team you will benefit from:

*Excellent opportunities for CPD - with 25 accredited courses
*Opportunity to join our Team-Teach training scheme as applicable
*The support of an experienced/dedicated Secondary Consultant
*£250 Recommend a Friend Scheme, if you register and recommend a friend who works 20 days, you will earn a £250 bonus.
*£55 - £75 per day

If you are seeking an interesting and rewarding teaching role please contact Scott Mason, immediately, on or send your CV to scott . mason@



* You must have the legal right to work in the UK
* You must hold QTS or a UK recognised equivalent teaching qualification
* This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
* Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained

Tradewind Recruitment is the premier provider of Primary Teachers, Secondary Teachers and Support Staff to Schools, Colleges and Nurseries. Our clients include primary schools and secondary schools in London, the West Midlands, the North West, East Anglia, the North East, the South West, Yorkshire, the Midlands, Herts and Bucks.

Last year we found work for over 3,500 teacher and support staff and with top rates of pay for teachers and support staff, Tradewind should be your only point of call when looking for a new role.

Working for Tradewind holds many benefits whilst finding you your ideal next position. These include:

* Access to over 3,000 vacancies each year
* Top rates of pay
* Free CPD
* Free Resource Centres
* Referral Bonuses
* Guaranteed Pay Schemes
* Online Portal
* Free social and networking events


'No terminology in the above advertisement is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation. Tradewind Recruitment is proud to be an Equal Opportunities Employer and accepts applications from all sections of the community.'

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