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Food, Art, Design and Technology Technician

Smile Education

£26000 - £32000 per annum


Permanent | Full Time



Food, Art, Design and Technology Technician - Graduates/Aspiring Teachers - Hackney

Are you a recent graduate, with a 2:1 or higher and wondering what your next steps are?

You may be an existing Art, Design and Technology Technician looking for your next role!

Do you enjoy a mix of both Technical Assistance as well as some opportunities for Teaching Assistance experience if ever needed?
If so, then this could be the perfect role for you....

Job Details - Food, Art, Design and Technology Technician - Hackney

· maintaining machinery, tools and equipment, including in the workshop, darkroom, graphics studio and kiln room;
· preparing materials and equipment for use in lessons within the department;
· maintaining equipment and store cupboards in the food room.
· Preparing ingredients for use in food lessons.
· ensuring the well-organised storage of materials, equipment and work;
· providing technical support within the classroom including working alongside students;
· assisting in special exhibitions and displays of Art and Design across the school;
· working independently but also making a significant contribution to the team;
· being technically and administratively efficient, with an ability to adapt quickly to changes and provide creative, astute and efficient solutions under time pressure, when required.

Person Specification - Food, Art, Design and Technology Technician - Hackney

An ideal candidate for this role is a graduate of Food, Art, Design and Technology who holds a degree or at least a 2:1. This successful school are looking for a someone who has a strong academic background, is passionate about Food, Art, Design and Technology and able to demonstrate that passion in a classroom support setting. Prior experience tutoring / mentoring young people would be advantageous to your application but not essential.

As a Food Art, Design and Technology your responsibilities will include the preparation of workshop apparatus/equipment and materials as required, advising, and assisting in the preparation of practical's and controlled assessments, maintenance and cleaning of equipment after use. The successful candidate will also have the opportunity to supervise and assist students during lessons when required.

What our candidates say?


“I had many opportunities to work with other agencies, but Create Education stood out by miles. Instantly I was confident enough to work only with them because everything they offered was so fast, professional and promising. I’d like to mention Antonio as he was incredible, instantly found me opportunities in a matter of hours and really understood what my career passions were.

Definitely would recommend this agency if you enjoy working with people who truly care for your future and who are able to push you to your potential. Very lovely office too, amazing team!”.

If you are interested in this Food, Art, Design and Technology role in Hackney, please send your CV to Antonio at Create Education. We will cater to get back to all applicants but if you haven’t heard back within 48 hours, please contact us to see what options we have for you.

Food, Art, Design and Technology Technician - Graduates/Aspiring Teachers - Hackney

We are committed to safeguarding children. Each applicant will be expected to undertake compliance checks including Prohibited list, Barred list, DBS and Qualifications.