DT Technician

Haringey, London
Date Posted: 17 Nov 2023
  1. Technician
£13 - £16 per hour + depending on your experience
  1. Long-term

DT Technician

Haringey, London

Tradewind are currently seeking an experienced DT Technician for a great mainstream secondary school in Haringey.

This is a full-time and long-term position commencing in immediately and continuing for the remainder of the academic year. The successful candidate will play a vital role in supporting the delivery of Design and Technology education to our students.


  • Have experience of resistant materials(woodwork and metalwork)
  • Have a practical understanding of 3D printing and laser cutting
  • Prepare and set up equipment, tools, and materials for Design and Technology lessons.
  • Maintain an organised and well-stocked DT workshop, ensuring the availability of necessary resources.
  • Assist teaching staff and students during practical lessons, providing technical support and guidance.
  • Demonstrate proper usage and safety procedures for tools and equipment.
  • Help students with their projects, providing advice and troubleshooting assistance. Conduct regular maintenance and repairs on DT equipment and machinery.
  • Keep accurate records of equipment and materials inventory.
  • Assist in the development and improvement of resources for DT lessons.
  • Adhere to health and safety regulations and ensure a safe working environment for staff and students.


  • A Degree in a relevant subject such as Design and Technology, Engineering, or a related field is essential.
  • An interest in Design and Technology is required, demonstrating a passion for the subject matter.
  • Previous experience as a DT Technician is desired but not necessary; however, a willingness to learn and develop technical skills is essential.
  • Strong organisational skills with the ability to manage resources effectively.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to work collaboratively with teaching staff and students.
  • Attention to detail and the ability to follow instructions accurately. Familiarity with health and safety regulations in a workshop environment.
  • Flexibility and the ability to adapt to changing priorities.
  • A positive and proactive attitude towards work and the ability to work independently when required.

Salary: The position offers a salary ranging between £13.00 to £16.00 per hour, depending on your experience.

If you are passionate about Design and Technology and have the required experience, we would love to hear from you. To apply for this DT Technician role in Haringey, please submit your CV and a cover letter detailing your suitability for the position to stuart.edge@twrecruitment.com.

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