School/Academy Services
Part Time - Term Time Only
The Holgate Academy, Hillcrest Drive, Hucknall, Nottingham, NG15 6PX
15 hours per week
Grade 3 (Actual Salary £5900 to £6300)

The Holgate Academy is looking to appoint a motivated individual to join our Design Technology Department as a technician to support the team deliver excellent lessons to our students. The start date is 2 September 2019.

For this role it is more important to us to recruit somebody with an interest in the subject area, who likes to get involved and has a positive mind set. If you do not have similar work experience in a school environment we would still be interested in receiving your application. If you are a keen DIY enthusiast, semi-retired or retired candidate and have an interest in this area we would like to speak to you as full training will be provided:

We are also in a unique and rare position to be able to offer the successful candidate the flexibility of choosing their own working pattern. 

The successful candidate will benefit from:

  • Full support and induction
  • A strong and caring ethos among staff and students
  • Excellent CPD opportunities networking opportunities across the Diverse Academies
  • Salary sacrifice schemes


We are an academy on an exciting journey. Our 2020 mission is to be consistently offer the finest education for the young people of Hucknall. On the road to 2020, we have adopted four cornerstones to our thinking – attainment, performance of our students, performance of our leadership, and inspiration.

We have very high expectations of uniform and behaviour and crucially, we expect our students to work as hard as our staff do. We know that our staff team are our greatest resource. Therefore, we invest heavily in them and we know that this has helped us to develop our stable, supportive and high performing team.

We know that we have a lot to offer someone who wants to feel respected and appreciated as an expert in their field. If you are looking to be part of an exciting journey, we would be delighted to hear from you. Please note: Suitable candidates will be invited to interview as a rolling selection process.

The Diverse Academies and its Governors are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people in their care and expects everybody working for the organisation to share this commitment.  To this end we actively seek DBS enhanced clearance check for everybody that is employed by us.   

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Closing date: 31 July 2019. 

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