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Design & Engineering (D&E) Technician

We are seeking a pro-active and highly organised candidate to support the D&E department in managing and maintaining equipment and resources for the safe and effective delivery of both curricular and extra-curricular D&E.

Full-time 40 hours per week, 36 weeks per annum (Term time plus extra days in the holidays)

We are seeking a pro-active and highly organised candidate to support the D&E department in managing and maintaining equipment and resources for the safe and effective delivery of both curricular and extra-curricular D&E.

This is an exciting time to join the department as it delivers a modernised curriculum in Design Technology and 3D Design. 

Applicants should have experience in a technical or practical environment and be competent in the use and maintenance of machinery. Strong practical and IT skills are essential and experience of 2D/3D CAD and Computer Aided Manufacturing equipment would be an advantage. The successful candidate will have the ability to work to tight deadlines, using initiative and remaining calm under pressure. The position demands high professional standards and the ability to work as part of a team, demonstrating a helpful attitude towards staff and pupils alike.

This is an excellent opportunity to become an integral part of a collaborative and forward-thinking team committed to helping young people achieve their academic objectives. We offer a comprehensive induction and CPD programme with opportunities for further training to account for the broad range of specialist equipment and processes used within the department.

Closing Date: 9.00am, Wednesday 4 August 2021

Interviews to be held week commencing 9 August 2021

Applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible as we will process applications in order they are received.  We reserve the right to appoint before the closing date. 

Full details can be downloaded below

To apply please download and complete the support staff application form and the equal opportunities monitoring form and return them, with a letter supporting your application, by email to recruitment@stjohns.surrey.sch.uk

Reg Charity No: 312064

St John’s School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.