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Batley Multi Academy Trust’s sole purpose is to provide an outstanding education for Primary and Secondary learners throughout a local family of schools.  There are five schools in the Trust – Batley Girls’ High School, Upper Batley High School, Healey Junior, Infant and Nursery School, Field Lane Junior, Infant and Nursery School and Batley Grammar School.

The Trust is passionately committed to the communities of Batley, Birstall, Dewsbury and our surrounding areas, serving our local learners and their families in order to secure excellent educational outcomes, partnered with high aspirations.

The schools share expertise, knowledge and best practice to ensure academic and pastoral excellence, with all schools embracing the same overall ethos and values, whilst maintaining their own unique identities.

Please complete an application form and equal opportunities monitoring form for every job you apply for. These documents are available for you to download on this page. When completing the application form please refer to the job description and person specification that are included with every advert to help you demonstrate how you meet the criteria for the job.

Batley Girls' High School Opportunities

30 Hours per week Term time plus 1 week
Grade 5 £18,795-£19,171 (actual £13,336- £13,609)
To commence as soon as possible

We are currently seeking to recruit a Design Technology Technician for our outstanding 11-18 High School. We are seeking to appoint a technician with previous experience or an individual who has undertaken a role involving similar duties, for example from an industrial background.

The key aspect of the technician role will involve co-ordinating the use of the practical resources and facilities within the Design Technology department in support of the curriculum, as well as working with the Head of Department to support the Graphics and Textiles curriculum at KS4 and 5, and support of the Btec Art and Design level 2 and 3 curriculum. Working closely with teaching staff, the successful applicant will assist in the maintenance of materials and equipment and setting up demonstrations for practical work. The successful applicant will also bring experience of operating a laser cutter and working with CAD/CAM programmes.

The post holder will be required to operate and maintain workshop tools and will be responsible for testing new equipment in consultation with the caretakers. The role will also involve assisting in the general maintenance of the workshop, keeping up to date with health and safety requirements and with developments in Design and Technology.

If you can demonstrate the above qualities; have a practical approach, can demonstrate confidence in using workshop tools and equipment along with the ability to work well as part of a team we would be thrilled to hear from you.
This is an excellent opportunity to join a supportive School where development for staff is a priority.

Please apply by completing a Batley Multi Academy Trust application form available here as a PDF, and here as a Word Document for consideration by our selection panel. Please also include a letter of application, no more than two sides of A4 (minimum font size 11), outlining why you would like to apply for this role and what skills, qualities and attributes you will bring.  You will also be required to read our Privacy Notice for Job Applicants available here as a PDF and fill out the separate Equal Opportunities form available here as a PDF, and here as a Word Document. Forms are also available by contacting the Human Resources department on 01924 350081/recruitment@batleymat.co.uk. Job Specification is available here.

Batley Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check for Regulated Activity.

Batley Multi Academy Trust is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

 

Upper Batley High School Opportunities

Healey Junior Infant & Nursery Opportunities

Field Lane Junior Infant & Nursery Opportunities

Batley Grammar School Opportunities

For any queries please contact the HR team on 01924 350081 or email 

recruitment@batleymat.co.uk.

All application forms should also be returned to this email address. Please send any postal items to the Human Resources Team, Batley Girls’ High School, Windmill Lane, Batley, WF17 0LD.