This role can be combined with the Marketing and Display Technician role as a full-time, term time only role. Please state clearly on the application form whether you are applying for both positions.
The post holder will have a good knowledge of Art and Design, and will provide technical and administrative support, practical assistance including preparation, organisation, maintenance, storage of materials and equipment. You will provide technical advice where required to staff and students and have flexibility to support and cover school events outside general school hours.
The Dorcan Academy is a popular 11-16 school with an exciting and enriching curriculum, and a myriad of learning experiences. We are located on the eastern edge of Swindon, within easy reach of the scenic Cotswolds and nearby Bath, Bristol and Oxford. We are an inclusive, caring school with friendly staff with high expectations of ourselves; and students have a positive attitude to learning. The school prides itself on challenging, supporting and developing staff and students, so that we are the best we can be. Our vision is to be an outstanding school of first choice at the heart of our local community. We aim to do this through:
1) Exceptional achievement for every student.
2) High quality teaching that inspires and engages minds through an exciting and creative curriculum.
3) An inclusive school where everyone is valued, cared for and nurtured in an extraordinary way.
4) Enabling students to stand out as model citizens, aspiring to make a difference to the lives of others through their exemplary behaviour and attitudes.
5) Raising the aspirations of all stakeholders through a shared culture and vision to strive towards outstanding in all areas.
At The Dorcan Academy we promote five core values of Belonging, Purpose, Aspiration, Perseverance and Achievement and seek to develop in our students the personal qualities of Justice, Honesty, Integrity, Confidence, Responsibility, Independence and Respect.
Closing Date: Monday 2 September 2019 at noon – you are advised to apply as soon as possible as this vacancy may be closed early if there are sufficient applicants
Hours: 20 hours per week, term time only (44 paid weeks including leave) *
Salary: £18,795 - £19,171 full time equivalent
Start Date: As soon as possible
This post is to cover maternity leave
The Dorcan Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.