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Food & Textiles Technology Technician

Start: September 2018
Hours: 20hrs/week – term time only (12 noon – 4pm)
Salary: D point 11 – 13, £7,704 - £7,878 (actual pay)
Closing Date: Friday 29th June 2018 (12 noon)

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

Northfield School is a large, 11–16 secondary school, a specialist school and Sports College 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.

Our other recent successes include, achieving the Arts Gold Mark (Exemplary) award, Investors in People Gold Award, School Games Gold Award, Beacon School status for Holocaust Education by the University of London and Flagship School status for the Duke of Edinburgh Award. Northfield plays a significant role in the Campus Stockton Teaching Alliance.

The school is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic Food and Textiles Technology Technician to join our highly successful Design Engineering and Technology department. The ideal candidate will be able to work to tight deadlines, work flexibly and have a good awareness of Health and Safety. You must be able to work independently and also as part of a very busy dedicated team. As well as being responsible for the preparation of food you will also be responsible for the maintenance of a clean and hygienic environment. Within the textiles environment the successful candidate would be expected to assist staff in the preparation of materials and equipment for lessons.

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.