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Food & Textiles Technology Technician

20 hrs/week – term time only (12 noon – 4pm)
Grade D point 4, £8,576.97 (actual pay)
Closing Date
Friday 9th April 2021, 12 noon

‘Staff morale is strong. Staff are unified and motivated’
‘Staff say the headteacher and other leaders are ‘genuine’ in their attempts to lessen workload and improve well-being.’
Ofsted January 2020

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 main building and a separate new Year 7 school.

Following an inspection in January 2020, Ofsted judged that the school continues to be good and acknowledged all the positive work being undertaken to improve it further. This is a great time to join the school.

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.

We can offer you:

  • an enthusiastic, talented and supportive team
  • a newly built and superbly 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.