Vacancy – Art, Design and Technology Technician – Wingfield Academy

Art, Design and Technology Technician

Salary: Point 5 – 6 £18,795 – £19,171 (pro rata) (experience dependant)

Contract Type: Full time, 37 hours per week, term time plus one week (39 weeks)

Contract Term: Permanent

Contract Start: As soon as possible

Closing Date: 12noon Tuesday 16th March 2021

Applications should be submitted to

An exciting opportunity to join a team who teach, model, and encourage a love of learning, collaboration, and compassion for others.

We are seeking to appoint an Art, Design and Technology Technician as soon as possible who will provide technical support and guidance within the faculty. The successful candidate will be suitably skilled/knowledgeable in a range of art, design and technology materials, equipment and processes.  They will also be hardworking, self-motivated and committed to providing excellent provision. 

Candidates should be confident interacting and working with students in the 11 – 16 age bracket, preferably in an educational setting, although this is not essential.  Ideally with an artistic flair, candidates will have the ability to work not only as part of a team but also on their own using their own initiative.  

    In return we can offer: 

  • A ‘child centred, progress focused’ academy ethos.
  • A cohort of students with high standards of behaviour and a willingness to learn.
  • A welcoming and supportive community, where staff really do matter.
  • An academy with a well-established culture of hard work and high expectations.
  • A supportive loyal and committed Leadership Team with a clear vision of raising standards of teaching and learning and positive behaviour. 

Wingfield Academy, has become a high performing secondary school, having delivered it’s third consecutive year of remarkable examination results, placing it once again as the second highest performing school in Rotherham and in the top 7% nationally for progress. The academy is growing in popularity following its success and is looking to expand and develop, attracting the best people to work alongside our dedicated and ambitious staff who go the extra mile to make a quantifiable and powerful contribution to social mobility. We focus on the things that matter.

Wingfield Academy sits within the New Collaborative Learning Trust, a multi-academy trust established by New College Pontefract (an Ofsted outstanding provider).  The Trust work closely together, presenting exciting opportunities for collaboration, support, development and progression.

If you believe that you have the skills and abilities to take on this role, we’d love to hear from you.  Further information about the role and visits to the academy are warmly welcomed.  Please contact or call 01709 513002.