Food Technology Technician

The King Edmund School, Rochford

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Job Ref No. ECC5421-429S Position Type: Technicians Pay Range: £11.93ph (£12,705 per annum)
Position Start Date: 01/09/2024 Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 04/07/2024 4pm Date of Interviews: Shortly following the closing date  

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Food Technology Technician

25 hours per week - 42.6 weeks per year, Term-Time Only

09:00am until 2:00pm

£11.93 per hour

£12,705 per annum

As a result of staff changes, we are seeking to appoint a Food Technology Technician to join our Technology Department. As a Food Technology Technician, you will play a crucial role in supporting the Department and enhancing the learning experience of our students. Your responsibilities will include assisting in lesson delivery, preparing educational materials, providing personalised student support, and contributing to the overall academic environment. This position is ideal for someone passionate about food technology and education, looking to make a tangible impact on students' academic journeys.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Assisting the Food Technology Department in delivering engaging and practical lessons
  • Supporting students in their learning, both in and out of the classroom
  • Helping prepare teaching materials and resources
  • Maintaining and organising the food technology rooms, ensuring all equipment and ingredients are ready for use
  • Assisting with practical assessments

Staff benefits include free car parking, onsite gymnasium and swimming pool as well as staff recognition schemes. If you are currently considering a career move, we would very much like to hear from you. Please visit the vacancies section of our website ( and complete the 'Quick Apply' application form and submit a copy of your CV.

We also welcome and encourage telephone calls on 01702 560906 to register an interest or to find out more about the school and the role. If you wish to find out more about the school prior to interview, we would be delighted to welcome you to KES prior to the closing date, to offer you a tour and an opportunity to get a real sense of the school first hand.

To arrange a visit, please email your request to and provide your availability, as well as a contact telephone number.

Early applications are welcome

Closing Date for applications is 4pm on Thursday 04 July 2024

Interviews will take place shortly following the closing date

The King Edmund School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment and undergo an enhanced DBS check as part of our Safer Recruitment & Selection Procedures.

Information about the School

The King Edmund School is a high performing school with specialist status for Business, Enterprise and Applied Learning. The school has 1600 students, including over 200 in the Sixth Form.

The school prides itself on its excellent facilities, state of the art technology and innovative and progressive curriculum at all levels and across all key stages.

Students are well cared for and given every opportunity to shine. Extra curricular opportunities are varied and numerous.

The King Edmund School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment and undergo an enhanced DBS check as part of our Safer Recruitment Procedures.

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.


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Contact Information

Andrea Sergent
The King Edmund School
Vaughan Close, Rochford
Essex, SS4 1TL
Telephone: 01702 545771

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