Job description

Design and Technology Technician

Location: Tunbridge Wells

Salary: £90 - £110 per day

Start: September 2024

Contract: Full-time/Part-time

Are you a creative and technically skilled individual ready to take on an exciting new role? GSL Education Kent are looking to recruit DT Technicians for leading schools in Tunbridge Wells for long-term opportunities starting in September 2024.

As a DT Technician, you will play a pivotal role in supporting the delivery of high-quality education in Design and Technology. Your expertise will help inspire and guide students, fostering their creativity and technical skills in a dynamic and engaging environment.


  • Prepare, maintain, and manage resources and equipment for DT lessons.
  • Support teaching staff in delivering practical lessons, ensuring a safe and effective learning environment.
  • Provide technical assistance to students, guiding them through projects and encouraging their development.
  • Ensure the safe and efficient operation of workshop spaces, adhering to all health and safety protocols.


  • Relevant qualifications or experience in Design, Technology, or a related field.
  • Strong technical skills with an understanding of current technology and design tools.
  • A genuine passion for education and the ability to inspire young learners.
  • Excellent organizational and problem-solving skills.
  • Commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of students, with adherence to all safeguarding protocols and background checks.

GSL Education Offers:

  • Competitive salary packages.
  • Opportunities to work in diverse educational settings, contributing to your professional development.
  • Dedicated consultants to match your skills and preferences with suitable roles.
  • Comprehensive support for candidates and partner schools.

If you are a dedicated DT Technician eager to support and enhance the learning experience for students, we would love to hear from you! Apply now to join our team and make a significant impact in the education sector.

Please note that this role requires a strong knowledge and understanding of safeguarding and child protection, and successful applicants must satisfy all background safer recruitment checks including an enhanced child DBS on the update service or be willing to apply for a new one.

GSL Education is an ethical, independent recruitment agency supporting education professionals throughout Kent.

For more information on the Design and Technology Technician role or other upcoming opportunities, please contact David at the GSL Education Kent office.