Position title
Technology Technician

Technology Technician

Permanent Job

Barnsley, South Yorkshire

September 2024 start date

(£25,545.00 to £26,421.00 FTE) Salary to be pro-rata 


Unique School Solutions are recruiting on behalf of a Secondary School in the Barnsley area.

We are seeking to appoint a Technology Technician to work within the Technology department.

The role is a permanent position working directly with the school.


Duties of the role include:

  • Supporting teaching and learning in the technology department.
  • To liaise regularly with the Head of Department.
  • General preparation of materials within the technology department and assisting with the demonstration of lessons.
  • Basic maintenance and setting up of workshop tools and machinery.
  • Organise, monitor and maintain all technology tools, machines and equipment.
  • Ordering of resources and stock.
  • Use of heat treatment facilities such as brazing, welding and casting.
  • Reporting of faculty machinery.
  • Health and safety audits
  • Maintaining classroom displays.

Requirements for the role:

- 5 GCSE's of equivalent, including English and Maths (essential)

- First Aid training or willingness to undertake appointed person certificate in First Aid (desirable)

- Experience of working in a school environment would be advantageous

- Excellent communication and listening skills

- Ability to prioritise own workload

- Ability to relate to students in a pleasant and sympathetic manner and to recognise potential safeguarding issues


The role is a permanent position and Unique School Solutions are acting as an employment agency on behalf of the school.


Unique School Solutions are a long-term specialist agency supporting primary schools and MATs (Multi Academy Trusts) across South Yorkshire to appoint the very best education professionals that fit their school and represent their ethos.

In line with keeping children safe in education applications for the role will be subject to an interview, professional references being obtained, and Enhanced DBS.

Please note Unique School Solutions are acting as an employment agency on behalf of our school client. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Employment Type
Beginning of employment
September 2024
Duration of employment
Secondary School
Job Location
Barnsley, South Yorkshire, S74
Working Hours
37 hours per week 39 weeks per year
Base Salary
Date posted
June 10, 2024
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