Art Technician


Required from 27 February 2023

15 hours per week – 40 weeks per year

Salary Grade 5 Scp 4-5 £21,189 - £21,575 FTE pa pro rata

(Actual salary is £7,443 - £7,579 pa)


Governors are seeking to appoint a highly organised and enthusiastic Technician to support teaching and learning in our Art Department.

The successful candidate will:

  • Be comfortable with organising and preparing clay for all KS3 classes and tidying up the clay lesson with the teacher after the lesson.
  • Organising, stacking and unloading kiln with all the class’s models.
  • Be flexible and able to work effectively on their own initiative as well as part of a team.   
  • Have excellent communication and organisational skills with the ability to work to deadlines and manage their time effectively.
  • Be able to interact effectively with pupils.
  • Be able to use ICT systems to order equipment and consumables, to carry out risk assessments and a maintenance schedule, and to keep records.

Potential candidates would be very welcome to visit the school prior to applying and if you would like to do so or would like any further information, please contact the Headteacher’s PA, Mrs Rachel Gilding.

We are particularly keen to reflect the diverse nature of our student community in our staff; we welcome applications from all qualified applicants and strongly believe that diversity in all its forms delivers greater impact to our whole school community.

Application packs may be downloaded from the school’s website or alternatively please telephone Mrs R Gilding, Headteacher’s PA on 01246 201191 (ext 2011) or e-mail

CVs will not be accepted - applications must be made using the school’s support staff application form.

Closing date: 9.00 am on Monday 6 February 2023

St Mary's Catholic High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and as such expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.


Page Downloads Date  
Support Staff Application Form March 2022 18th Jan 2023 Download
St Marys Information Booklet for Art Technician January 2023 23rd Jan 2023 Download