Technology Assistant

Job Info

Closing Date Tuesday 16th October 2018

Job Title:

Technology Assistant

Base:

Red House Academy

Reports to:

Head of Department

Grade:

Service responsibility:

Salary:

£18, 070 - £20, 138

(FTE)

Additional:

Term:

18.5 hours per week,

39 weeks per year (actual salary to be pro-rata in line with hours / weeks worked)

JOB PURPOSE

> Supporting teaching and learning in the Technology Department on a day to day basis as directed by the Head of Department.

JOB SUMMARY

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • To liaise regularly with the Head of Department/Head of Faculty.
  • General preparation of materials within the Technology Department and assisting with the demonstration of lessons
  • Basic maintenance and setting up of workshop tools and machinery
  • Supporting staff in the use of ICT, including CAD/CAM
  • Organise, maintain and monitor all Technology tools, machines and equipment.
  • Ordering of resources and stock
  • Maintaining an inventory and management of materials and stock
  • Use of heat treatment facilities - brazing, welding and casting
  • Reporting of faulty machinery and liaising with contractors where appropriate
  • Maintaining classroom displays
  • Health and Safety audits and advice to staff
  • Potable Appliance Testing of all electrical equipment in designated areas.
  • Assisting teachers to support teaching and learning in the classroom
  • To comply with the Academy's Child Safeguarding Procedures, including regular liaison with the Academy's Designated Child Safeguarding Person over any safeguarding issues or concerns;
  • To comply with the Academy policies and procedures at all times.
  • Undertake other reasonable duties (with competence and experience) as requested, in accordance with the changing needs of the organisation.

GENERAL

1 . To participate in wider Academy meetings and working groups as required.

2. All staff of the Northern Education Trust will abide by the one academy rule: 'All students and adults are expected to behave in a responsible manner both to themselves and others, showing consideration, courtesy and respect for other people at all times'.

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