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Art and Food Technician
contract type
contract term
Short-term/day-to-day supply
£10 to £11 per hour
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11 March 2022
Job start

We are looking to recruit a Food Technology and Art and Design Technician to provide full technical support to teaching staff and students, particularly in the preparation and cleaning/clearing of lesson materials/equipment to work within a school.

About the role

Co-ordinate the use and maintenance of practical resources and facilities, and provide assistance and advice in meeting the practical needs of the Food Preparation and Nutrition curriculum. Maintain a safe and clean working environment at all times. Provide support and assistance to the classroom teacher during practical lessons. Work on your own initiative as well as a member of a team. Plan and prioritise your work effectively. Assist in the organisation and presentation of the Food Technology and Art room. To attend and participate in relevant meetings as required. Assist with the supervision of students out of lesson times, eg clubs, visits and extracurricular activities organised by the department. To work within the Art department to support as and when required.

About the school

We work with a variety of schools within Darlington, South Durham and Teesside area with this role being situated in Darlington.


To be considered for the role of Art and Food Technician you will:
  • Knowledge of food, techniques used in food preparation and safe handling of food/s, and ability to communicate and demonstrate this knowledge effectively to staff and students.
  • Must have undertaken the Level 2 Award in Health and Safety in the Workplace or be working towards obtaining this.
  • Knowledge of policies and procedures relating to child protection, health, safety, security, equal opportunities and confidentially.
Vision for Education is committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults. We take our responsibilities extremely seriously. All staff we register will undertake thorough interviewing and referencing checks and hold, or be prepared to undergo, an Enhanced DBS check that must be registered on the Update Service.

About Vision for Education

Vision for Education is a market-leading education recruitment and supply agency committed to the learning and development of young people. With branches across the country, we are an employer of choice for high-quality primary, secondary and SEND teaching and support staff.


£10 to £11 per hour

Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position are:
  • experience working within a school or educational environment

What Vision for Education offer

As a valued employee of Vision for Education, you will receive:
  • Excellent daily rates paid weekly by our in-house Payroll team using the Pay As You Earn (PAYE) system.
  • Guaranteed pay scheme (subject to availability and qualifying criteria).
  • Pension contributions (subject to a qualifying period).
  • Full compliance with AWR (Agency Workers’ Regulations), to make sure you get the pay and working conditions you are entitled to.
  • FREE training to help with your professional development such as Team Teach training, online webinars and safeguarding and child protection updates.
  • Generous refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme.
  • Access to a dedicated consultant, who will provide ongoing support.
Vision for Education do not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.

How to apply

Apply via this website with an up-to-date CV and contact details. For more information, or an informal chat about the role, please call Dominic Robinson on 01642 241 480 or email

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