Design & Technology Technician

The Deanes, Benfleet

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Job Ref No. ECC5424-262 Position Type: Technicians Pay Range: LG Scale 4 Pts 7-8
Position Start Date: Immediate Contract Type: Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 30/11/2023 Midnight Date of Interviews: ASAP  

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Role: Design & Technology Technician
Hours of Work: 16 hours per week. Term time plus 5 INSET days
Working Hours: Flexible, to be worked over 3 or 4 days.
Pay Range: Essex Local Government Scale 4, Points 7-8
Actual Salary: £9,006 - £9,158


We are looking to appoint a Design & Technology technician to work in ourtechnology department,ensuring teachers and students have all the resources required for lessons.

This role will involve operating, maintaining and servicing hand tools, power tools and equipment and therefore the ideal candidate will have experience ofworking within a workshop or theconstruction/ engineering industry. A good understanding of health & safety is also desirable.

As the sole provider of practical support, the successful individual will need to be flexible in their approach to their work, be able work well using their own initiative and have good organisational skills.

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Information about the School

The Deanes is a small secondary school where each and every one of our students can feel happy, respected and known as an individual within our safe and accepting community. We aim to create a positive and respectful environment for all members of The Deanes, with consistently high expectations and standards. Our curriculum caters for individual strengths and needs, enabling every student to make outstanding progress and provide them with extensive opportunities for personal development.

The well-being of our staff is a high priority. All staff at The Deanes have access to high quality training to further develop their teaching practice. Staff can take advantage of free gym membership and we are fortunate to have an onsite children’s nursery which may be able to accommodate your childcare needs.

In September 2021 the school joined the South East Essex Academy Trust, which comprises 7 local primary and secondary schools, who form a collaborative multi academy trust.

The Deanes is well situated in South East Essex, with good links to public transport. We are situated within ten minutes of Benfleet and Rayleigh Rail Stations, where a 45 minute train journey will take you into London. There is also ample car parking onsite.

The Deanes is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects its entire staff to share this commitment. All postholders working in our schools will be considered to work in Regulated Activity and will be required to have an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS). In line with Keeping Children Safe in Education guidance all shortlisted candidates may be subject to online searches that may include social media. For further information please contact

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.

Information about the school

Contact Information

Mrs V Ashcroft
Daws Heath Road
Thundersley, Benfleet
Essex, SS7 2TD
Telephone: 01268 773545

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