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Oak Wood School

Technician (Art and Technology)

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Oak Wood School is looking to appoint a Technician for Art and Technology to support our thriving Departments.

The successful candidate's role will be to work across our Art and Technology Departments to provide technical support for practical lessons, ensuring that resources and equipment and areas in these subjects are suitably maintained and fit for purpose. They will support the learning and teaching activities working closely with staff and pupils

Oak Wood School was recently judged as a ‘Good’ school by Ofsted (May 2022) and is truly inclusive, mixed, multi-ethnic 11-18 school that embraces all aspects of comprehensive education. The curriculum is well balanced and reflects the needs of all our students and the local community. The school’s Rewards and Sanctions policy is robust, and staff have welcomed the introduction of centralised sanctions and inclusive polices.

“Pupils at Oak Wood School are polite, friendly and confident. They are part of a diverse community and get along well with each other. The school’s ethos is for pupils to dream, learn and grow. Staff here inspire pupils and develop their knowledge, understanding and character.” Ofsted 2022

Salary & Benefits

34.5 hours per week, Term time plus 1 week

Salary NJC Scale 3 (Point 5 – 6) (pro rata)

Actual salary £20,286 – £20,619

Required as soon as possible

Situated on a large site close to Heathrow Airport and the centre of Hillingdon, Oak Wood School has much to offer:

  • a commitment to the professional development of all its staff to become outstanding teachers and leaders
  • staff wellbeing programme
  • childcare and cycle to school vouchers
  • excellent transport links (by train 45 minutes to central London), bus routes 427, 278 & U2, train (Chiltern Railways, Great Western Railway and Underground (Metropolitan & Piccadilly)
  • on-site parking including electric charging facilities
  • on-site catering facilities.


Oak Wood School
Sutton Court Road
UB10 9HT

Supporting documents

Deadline and how to apply

To apply please visit our website and complete our Support Staff application form, which is in two documents, and send via email to

Visits to the school can be arranged if requested.

Closing date: Wednesday 27 September 2023 at midday
Interviews: From Monday 2 October 2023

We reserve the right to interview strong candidates on receipt of application and make appointments before the closing date

Additional Notes

The appointment is subject to satisfactory pre-employment clearances including references, medical clearance and an enhanced DBS Disclosure. Oak Wood School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.