Studio West, West Denton Way, Newcastle upon Tyne NE5 2SZ


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Full time - term time plus specified days

N4: £19,312 - £20,493 per annum, pro rata. Actual: £16,512 to £17,521 pa.

This school has Academy status and you will be employed by the Board of Trustees. Studio West West Denton Way Newcastle upon Tyne NE5 2SZ. 37 hours per week, term time plus 5 training days worked during school closure as directed by the school. Required for September 2021. Studio West is an exciting studio school, which opened in September 2014. As part of Kenton School’s Academy Trust, Studio West cater for around 400 students aged between 11 and 19 with student numbers increasing year on year. We are expected to reach 650 at full capacity. Rated “Good” by Ofsted, Studio West offers students an innovative and bespoke curriculum with an emphasis on employability and life skills. We have close working relationships with our business partners and our mission is to make sure that every student who leaves Studio West, does so with a university place, an apprenticeship or employment. We are seeking applications for the role of Technician, to support our team in the setting up and dismantling of equipment and resources, ordering stocks and supplies and maintaining our databases. This is an exciting and diverse role supporting across a number of our subject areas. We are seeking candidates with excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to work well with both children and adults. A knowledge of health and safety with the ability to carry out risk assessments is desirable but not essential as full training will be provided. Whilst the role will involve working across all Technology, Graphics, Art, Food and Engineering, a large proportion of working time will be spent supporting Engineering and Technology, therefore an interest or relevant qualification and/or experience working in either discipline would be a benefit. If you have skills, experience and commitment to succeed in this role, we want to hear from you. In return, we offer fantastic developmental possibilities due to working as part of Kenton Schools Academy Trust, and our forward thinking management and staff working together to offer the best available chances for our students. How to Apply Please complete the online form via selecting ‘Quick Apply’ or download an application form from our website and return it to Closing date: 12.00 Noon on 28 June 2021. Kenton Schools Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people in all its schools and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We are fully committed to ensuring that consistent effective safeguarding procedures are in place to support families, children and staff at school.


Closing date:

28 June 2021

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