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Design, Engineering & Technology Technician

September 2019
37hrs/week – term time only plus one week
Grade D point 4, £15, 523 (actual pay)
Closing Date
Friday 5th July 2019 (12 noon)

‘Staff morale is outstanding’
‘Students thrive both personally and academically’
Ofsted July 2016

Northfield School is a large 11-16 school and specialist sports college. We are an ambitious and inclusive school with state of the art facilities and interactive technology in a well-resourced newly refurbished building.

In July 2016, Ofsted judged the school to be Good in all categories. Northfield has a commitment to excellence and helping every child succeed.

The Design, Engineering & Technology department is an innovative and supportive department seeking to share its passion of the subject with well-motivated students.

We are looking to appoint a positive, flexible, proactive and enthusiastic Technician to join our highly successful and popular Design Engineering and Technology department. The ideal candidate will share our passion for exploring new technologies and will inspire the next generation of designers and engineers.

The department is forward thinking and is well equipped, with laser cutters, 3D printers, CNC router, vinyl cutters, dye sublimation printers and presses and a purpose built construction yard.
The post holder will be expected to have good ICT skills and a desire to learn how to operate the CAD/ CAM facilities if necessary.

We can offer you:

  • a newly refurbished and well resourced teaching and learning environment
  • excellent opportunities for CPD
  • a staff health and well-being programme
  • a warm, friendly and positive working environment where everyone is valued
Northfield School and Sports College is committed to safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed.  The post is subject to enhanced DBS disclosure.

An official application form and further details are available online from the school website and should be returned to

Alternatively, applications are also accepted by post (FAO Catherine Frost). NB: we do not accept CV’s.
Visits to the school are welcome by appointment; please call Catherine Frost or email using the details above.