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We are seeking to appoint an organised and well-motivated technician for 37 hpw term time
only (38 weeks per year). The hours are 08:00 to 16:00 Monday to Thursday and 08:00 to
15:30 on Friday with 30 minutes for lunch.
The primary focus of the post is to support teaching and learning in the Design and
Technology Department to ensure the smooth running of practical activities and create a
safe and productive environment for students to explore and learn. Duties will include:
maintaining workshop tools and machinery, organising the workshop spaces to ensure
easy access to tools, equipment and materials and providing practical assistance to both
teachers and students during practical activities and projects, please see the job description
for a full list of tasks.
The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young
people and expects all staff to share in this commitment.
The appointment is subject to satisfactory references, DBS check and Occupational
An application form and job description are available on our website or alternatively if you
need further information, please email the HR department, on
Information about the School
Aspiration, Resilience, Opportunity, Excellence, is our ethos. These four pillars underpin all we do and drive us forward as one inclusive learning community.
We have the privilege to be able to teach and learn, as an 11-16 Academy, in a £26 million building. Woodlands School is proud to serve the people of Basildon and we are constantly striving to be better. We are focused on ensuring academic excellence for all our youngsters, allowing them the opportunity to thrive at further and higher education.
We encourage all of our youngsters to have the highest of aspirations and look to equip them with all the tools they need to become even more resilient. We offer the widest opportunities to ensure excellence becomes a habit.
Our expectation is that all at Woodlands School work hard and are self-motivated. All are to lead their own learning, be polite and respectful. Our boundaries are clear and they support all in ensuring they can maintain the highest standards.
We will provide a wealth of opportunities to learn in and beyond the classroom. Adding cultural capital and ensuring experiences develop the whole child.