Ambitions Academies Trust (AAT) comprises schools from all sectors: mainstream (primary and secondary) and special. AAT secures outstanding achievement and improved life chances of all our pupils. All our Academies have high expectations as the focus of their work. We are strongly committed to supporting colleagues in developing their careers further and offer excellent CPD opportunities.
We currently have the following vacancy at All Saints Academy, Weymouth. DT4 9BJ
We are looking to appoint a Design & Technology Technician to join our busy Technology department.
The successful candidate will be highly organised and able to prioritise their workload as the job will involve preparing and setting up equipment for lessons, maintaining a safe working environment, and helping with a range of site maintenance tasks. You must be able to work both independently and co-operatively with other colleagues. Previous experience in traditional workshop skills (especially woodwork) is required and experience in the field of CAD CAM would be desirable though not essential.
The post holder will be required to operate and maintain workshop tools and will be responsible for testing new equipment. The role will also involve assisting in the general maintenance of the workshop, keeping up to date with health and safety requirements and with developments in Design and Technology.
We are looking for candidates who are passionate and ambitious with a drive and commitment to improve the life chances of our young people.
Please read the Job Description and Person Specification for more Information.
We welcome visits to the school prior to or after applications have been made.
We are looking for someone who is empathetic and compassionate, able to engage with young people and build positive relationships. A resilient personality is a must, as are good communication skills.
Our mantra, 'High Expectations lead to High Achievers' applies to everyone who is involved in the academy, whatever their role and we place a strong emphasis on staff well-being.
Closing date for applications: 12th March 2023
Interviews will take place week commencing 20th March 2023
Start Date: ASAP
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