Technician (within Design Technology Faculty)


Salary:                              G4 - £17,391.00 - £18,319.00


Working hours:               Full time (37 hours per week), Full Year


Contract type:                 Permanent


Start date:                        ASAP 


Application deadline:     Wednesday 27 March 2019 before 12:00noon


Do you have experience in the building trade, site maintenance, joinery or engineering? 

If so, you could be just the person we need!


Would you like to use your experience to help young people develop practical skills and aspire to achieve in a successful future career?  If so, you are just the person we are looking for to join our Design and Technology Faculty.


The successful candidate will provide support to the faculty by preparing materials and equipment for use in the D&T and Food Technology classrooms as well as undertaking routine cleaning and maintenance of machinery and equipment, under the direction of their line manager. 


They will also be required to effectively manage the resources available and have a high degree of organisational skills as they will work independently in this role.  They must also be flexible and a team player working alongside colleagues throughout the school as part of a wider school community, including being an integral part of the site management team providing cover as required.


Whilst previous experience would be advantageous, full training will be given. More essential to the role is a knowledge and understanding of Health and Safety legislation in similar environment and an enthusiasm to create a high quality learning experience.


If you would like to visit the school, this can be arranged by contacting Mrs P Lennon, PA to the Headteacher, at or by telephoning 01942 202580.


Further details and application forms are available by contacting the school.  Completed applications are returnable to Mr Carlton Bramwell (Headteacher) The Westleigh School, Westleigh Lane, Leigh, WN7 5NL.


The employer is committed to safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed.  The post is subject to enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service checks.  The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects its staff to share this commitment.


For further information and to download an application form, click the link below:-

Design Technology Technician

Salary: G4 (£17,391.00 - £18,319.00)

Closing Date: 27 March 2019, 12.01pm