Food and Technology Technician

To provide support to teaching staff in the preparation and delivery of lessons to ensure the highest quality teaching and learning takes place.

Within the food and technology rooms maintain or prepare equipment and resources for lessons as requested by teaching staff and store equipment after use. This includes ensuring health, safety and hygiene rules are adhered to and notifying teachers of any difficulty in these areas.

Accountable To:

The Head of Technology who will be the line manager of this post.

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensure that the food and technology rooms and equipment are kept clean and tidy and safety regulations are met, including safety checks of equipment.
  • With approval from the Head of Department order and purchase equipment/stock when required.
  • Order resources and equipment as required for lessons so that demonstrations and practical lesson run smoothly,
  • Maintain an inventory of resources, and undertake stock checks and rotation ensuring all resources are stored correctly to maintain health and safety standards, including fridge and freezer temperature checks.
  • Support staff and students in using tools, equipment, processes and materials in order to assist learning.
  • Assist the teacher with ensuring students’ units are cleaned and tidied at the end of every practical lessons and encouraging student independence in this area of practical activity
  • Report any equipment or other maintenance issues promptly
  • Maintain up to date risk assessment logs and ensure all relevant warning signage and standards are placed in sight around the classrooms with locking and isolation systems in place on all high risk machinery.
  • Collect and maintain data about students’ food allergies, dietary requirements, disabilities, and pupil premium status and ensure teachers are aware of possible issues, and any additional safety requirements of the students.
  • Provide and maintain a safe and clean working environment at all times, liaising with the cleaning team where necessary
  • Work on own initiative as well as a vital member of the team
  • Plan and prioritise work effectively
  • To attend and participate in relevant meetings as required
  • To be responsible for department displays of work
  • Provide first aid if necessary (after training)

Downloads

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Endeavour MAT Support Staff Application... 18th Nov 2019 Download
Food Technician Job Description 18th Mar 2020 Download
Food Technician Advert 18th Mar 2020 Download

Job Specification

Role
Technician
Subject
Food Technology
Salary
Grade 5: £18,683 - £21,312 pa. (£13,578- £15,489 pa actual pro-rata salary)
Closing Date
Midnight on 29 March 2020
Start Date
ASAP
Job Ref
FTT180320
Location
Wilmington Grammar School for Girls
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Any Questions?

For further information about this vacancy please contact us using Ref: FTT180320.

Michelle Bexley
01322226351

Job Specification

Role
Technician
Subject
Food Technology
Salary
Grade 5: £18,683 - £21,312 pa. (£13,578- £15,489 pa actual pro-rata salary)
Closing Date
Midnight on 29 March 2020
Start Date
ASAP
Job Ref
FTT180320
Location
Wilmington Grammar School for Girls
Get Directions

Any Questions?

For further information about this vacancy please contact us using Ref: FTT180320.

Michelle Bexley
01322226351