Rotherwood Teachers are currently looking to recruit a long term Design Technology Technician who will be working within an excellent setting.
You must have previous experience working with cutting machinery for wood
Prepare materials and ingredients as required by the subject teacher prior to lessons
Ensure hand tools are kept in optimum condition and stored correctly
Organise extra equipment for lessons
Regularly maintain the equipment and tools in the workshop and classroom areas
Empty and clean the dust extraction filters as required by the manufacturer
Keep all classrooms organised and free from hazards
To assist Technology staff in developing appropriate resources for teaching and learning.
Organise materials, ingredients and tools in the Department
Stock-taking and ordering of materials, ingredients and equipment
Organise and catalogue books in Department
Assist with organisation of trips
To provide support for the teacher during practical lessons this will include wood work lessons
Under the direction of the DHOF, ensure that all Health & safety requirements are met.
To assist teaching staff in promoting and raising the profile of D&T within and outside
Work as part of a team within the Design and Technology Department assisting each other
as and when required
To undertake such other tasks relevant to the work of the Design Technology Department
or the needs of the school as they may arise.
Practical/hands-on experience is desirable but not a necessity
Ability to show initiative and to prioritise one’s own work and that of others
Ability to work as part of a team and individually
Self-motivating with the ability to multi task