Design and Technology Teacher

Posted 11 June 2024
Salary £34000 - £45000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline Secondary Education
Contact NameKatie Eadon

Job description

Design and Technology

Remedy are seeking a dedicated and skilled Design and Technology Technician to join a dynamic supportive team in Braintree. This is a fantastic opportunity to contribute to the learning and development of our students and work in a vibrant educational environment.

Responsibilities for a Design and Technology Teacher:

  • Provide technical support and assistance to teaching staff in the Design and Technology department.
  • Prepare and set up equipment, tools, and materials for practical lessons, ensuring they are safe and in proper working condition.
  • Assist in the maintenance and repair of machinery, tools, and equipment to ensure they are safe and fit for purpose.
  • Assist in the ordering, organization, and inventory management of equipment, materials, and supplies.
  • Collaborate with teaching staff to develop and create teaching resources and materials for Design and Technology projects.
  • Support students during practical sessions, providing guidance and instruction on the safe and effective use of tools and equipment.
  • Maintain a clean and organised workshop and storage areas.
  • Assist in the supervision and monitoring of students during practical sessions, ensuring compliance with health and safety regulations.
  • Keep up to date with advancements in Design and Technology, attending relevant training sessions and workshops as required.

Requirements for Design and Technology Teacher:

  • Relevant technical qualification or experience in Design and Technology, Engineering, or a related field.
  • Proficiency in operating and maintaining a range of Design and Technology machinery, tools, and equipment.
  • Sound knowledge of health and safety practices and regulations within a workshop environment.
  • Strong organisational skills and the ability to manage multiple tasks effectively.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to collaborate with teaching staff and students.
  • Attention to detail and the ability to work with precision.
  • Flexibility and adaptability to meet the changing needs of the department.
  • Experience working in an educational environment, particularly in a secondary school, is desirable.

How to Apply: email your CV to show your interest in this position.

Please submit your application, including a cover letter and a current CV, detailing your relevant experience and qualifications. In your cover letter, address your interest in working in an educational setting and how your skills align with the requirements of the position. Applications should be sent