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DT Technician in a Secure Unit
contract type
contract term
Long-term, Permanent
£80 to £100 per day
Apply by
15 June 2022
Job start
05 September 2022
Job end

Vision for Education are looking to find a DT Technician to work at a local Secure Unit. Are you experienced working with young people, have a passion for Design and Technology and would like a career within a specialist education setting?

About the role

The role of DT Technician would involve 1:1 supporting of students throughout both DT lessons and other classes, assisting with day to day running of the workshop and potentially leading sessions as you become more experienced. The school require someone committed and eager to learn as this will become a permanent role for the right candidate, with room for career progression.

About the school

The school are searching for a member of staff who is ready to work towards academic excellence both for students and staff. With plenty of frameworks in place to support all aspects of their phenomenal staff body, the school are keen to provide as much help as possible, and for the right candidates will offer the opportunity for progression. The school is part of a 12 bed residential setting for students who have committed crimes and are awaiting or have been sentenced. Whilst the students can exhibit challenging behaviours, the school has a structured behaviour policy and clear expectations, providing support and understanding for all the staff. The brilliant reputation of the school is supported by the volume of positive feedback we receive from our staff who have worked in the school.


To be considered for the role of DT Technician in a Secure Unit you will:
  • Have experience working with young people, ideally experience with students with SEMH needs
  • Have referenceable experience working with children under the age of 16.
  • Have or be willing to have an enhanced DBS check on the update service
  • Have experience or passion for Design and Technology such as woodworking, metal working and spray painting
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.


£80 to £100 per day

Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position are:
  • Relevant qualifications and experience.

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 Jessica Fisher on 01724 857 540 or email
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