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Design Technology Lead

  • SectorSecondary
  • LocationLeeds
  • Contract TypeFull-time, Permanent
  • Salary£35,000 - 45,000 / annual
  • Date Posted13 May 2024
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Job Description

  • Design Technology Lead
  • Leeds
  • June 3, 2024

Provide Education

  • Position: DT Technician 
  • Location: West Yorkshire –Leeds, LS14
  • Start: Immediate start
  • Contract Type: Full time, Permanent


Are you an dedicated and enthusiastic Design and Technology specialist ready to inspire the next generation? We have an exciting opportunity for you to join a vibrant secondary school working closely with teaching and other support staff. They play a crucial role in supporting and improving pupils learning experience, by preparing equipment and materials and helping in practical lessons.

Design and Technology Technician tasks generally include:

  • To prepare materials and equipment for practical lessons
  • To maintain and monitor stock control
  • To carry out weekly material and equipment checks
  • To assist staff in the production and updating of Technology displays
  • To assist staff in the demonstration and application of machinery use to students
  • Carry out weekly Health and Safety checks on all equipment and machinery
  • Administration duties including preparing cover work, teaching materials and booklets

The successful candidate will have:

  • Right to work in the UK
  • Experience of working in a technician role
  • GCSE in English, Maths and Science subject at grade C or above, or equivalent
  • Knowledge of Health and Safety procedures
  • A good working knowledge of design and technology equipment and apparatus used in DT lessons
  • An up-to-date DBS that is on the DBS Update Service (or be willing to undertake a new one)
  • Proof of Safeguarding at a minimum of Level 1 (or be willing to undergo online training)

Benefits of working with Provide Education:

  • Dedicated and specialist consultants committed to supporting you
  • CCS Framework provider
  • Pay to scale
  • £100 refer a friend scheme

Provide Education is a leading education recruitment agency placing Teachers, Teaching Assistants, Cover Supervisors, HLTAs and Nursery Nurses into Schools and Nurseries across Yorkshire and the East Midlands.

Provide Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all supply staff to share this commitment. As part of our recruitment process, we will undertake the necessary checks to complete your registration with us, inclusive of a video interview, current references and DBS check.

If you are ready to embark on an exciting journey in education and make a positive impact on the lives of young learners, please click ‘apply now’ to submit your full and up-to-date CV, and one of our dedicated consultants will be in touch, we would love to hear from you!


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