Expressive Arts Technician
Sapientia Education Trust (SET)
Attleborough, NR17 2AJ
We are currently seeking to recruit an Expressive Arts Technician to support our successful Art and PE Departments. Working both as an individual and as part of a team, you will carry out a range of tasks to facilitate an ideal teaching and learning environment for our staff and students.
The successful candidate will primarily support teachers within the Art Department which will involve being responsible for the condition and stock levels of all equipment and materials in order to meet the requirements of the department. You will help with the running of the classes and assist students in the safe use of equipment, supporting the teachers with the preparation of equipment and materials for lessons and the routine maintenance and servicing of such equipment. You will also be responsible for ensuring Art displays around the school are well kept and routinely updated.
When required and as time allows, the Technician will also support our PE Department to assist in the efficient running of lessons by assisting in the organisation of practical equipment, including preparation and storage before and after lessons, assistance in administration tasks associated with the planning and implementation of PE activities and special events e.g. Sports Days and Sports Presentation Evenings.
Attleborough Academy is a school that works closely with its staff to ensure they can advance their career by developing new skills and regular training. We ask that applicants be energetic, pro-active and enthusiastic as well as possessing a calm, organised and approachable character which is seen as an essential part of the role. You must have a clear commitment to working with young people and be able to set clear guidelines for them. The post offers a fulfilling opportunity to work responsibly with young people in the Academy.
Attleborough Academy is a popular, 11 to 18 Academy which is continually developing to meet the demands of providing the highest quality education for all students. The Academy joined the Sapientia Education Trust (SET) in June 2020 which was an exciting and important development for the school. The SET are committed to bringing like-minded schools together to work in partnership to develop a world class education. This merger promises to bring multiple benefits in terms of teaching and learning and new opportunities for students and staff.
It is expected that interviews will take place during the week commencing Monday 23 May 2022 and shortlisted applicants will be contacted by email with details of the arrangements. The post will be offered subject to enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) clearance.
Closing date: Monday 23 May 2022 (by 09.00)
The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, therefore all applicants must be prepared to undergo a number of checks to confirm their suitability to work with children and young people. The Trust welcomes applications from all sectors of the community. In accordance with the Department of Education’s “Keeping Children Safe in Education September 2021, references will be sought on all short-listed candidates before interview.
SCALE 5-6 (£12,733 to £13,220)
8.30am - 4pm Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday.
28 hours worked over four days
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