We have an excellent opportunity to join our Prep School as a Science, Art and DT Technician.
This role is pivotal in providing technical support to enable the effective teaching and learning of Science, Art and Design Technology. You will work alongside the teaching staff and other School staff to ensure effective and efficient organisation, maintenance and day-to-day preparation of teaching laboratories, aids, resources and apparatus.
The successful candidate will be enthusiastic, well organised and have the ability and desire to work with, and relate to, young people. Experience of working with children of a wide ability range is essential.
Our School ethos is one of a shared responsibility and positive contribution from all to the life and work of this busy community. This is what makes Taunton School such a thriving, energetic and well-rounded Independent School. We offer a competitive package and an outstanding environment in which to work.
Please visit our Careers page to find out more about working at Taunton, and please refer to the job description and person specification available online to find out more about the role and our requirements.
We look forward to receiving your application.
Mr Andrew Edwards
How to Apply
For more information about working at Taunton School, and to view the detailed job description and person specification for this role, please visit tauntonschool.co.uk/about/job-vacancies/. To apply, please click on 'apply for job' on the job page. You will need to:
• Complete the application form;
• Upload your CV
• Upload a covering letter addressed to the Headmaster summarizing your skills and experience and how you feel you meet the specific requirements of the role and would thrive in our context;
• Complete the equal opportunities monitoring form.
Taunton School is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from appropriately qualified persons regardless of gender, marital status, sexual orientation, race, ethnic origin, nationality, religion, disability or age. Candidates will be assessed against relevant criteria only (i.e. skills, qualifications, abilities, experience) in selection and recruitment.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The offer of employment will be subject to a number of pre-employment checks including ID and Right to Work in the UK, satisfactory references and a successful enhanced DBS check.
The closing date for receipt of applications is midnight on Sunday 26th September 2021. Applications will be considered as they are received and we reserve the right to appoint before the closing date.
Longlist TEAMS interviews will take place w/c 27th September 2021
Shortlist interviews at the School will take place w/c 4th October 2021
Taunton School 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. The offer of employment will be subject to a number of pre-employment checks including ID and Right to Work in the UK, satisfactory references and a successful enhanced DBS check.
We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.