We wish to appoint a Design and Technology technician to support our Design and Technology Department.  The main duties of the post include the support of teachers and students during practical lessons as well as the preparation of materials and equipment for Design and Technology lessons.  In addition to this the post holder would be responsible for the inspection and maintenance of equipment (or the organising of this) to ensure that health and safety standards are met.  The technician would also be required to stock-keep and purchase consumables for the department.

The successful candidate will need to demonstrate a good level of practical skills in all areas of the department.  A knowledge of IT would also be desirable.  Previous experience of working in a school environment or an engineering/workshop would be an advantage.

Chauncy School is committed to safeguarding children and young people.  All post holders are subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

Contract:                    Permanent

Employment Type:   Part-time

Hours:                          Minimum of 25 hours a week – term time only (paid 43.3 weeks which                                                   includes holiday pay)

Salary range:              £17126-£18126 per annum, full-time equivalent.  (£8.84 – £9.40 per hour)

Start date:                   As soon as possible

Closing date:              Friday 28th April 2017

Please contact: Susan Browning, Office Manager, Chauncy School, Park Road, Ware, Herts. SG12 0DP – Tel No: 01920 411200 or email:

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