Technician - Foundation Studies
About This Position
We now have an opportunity available for a Technician in Foundation Studies to join us to provide support in the classrooms and across campus in a way that supports the lecturing staff and enables students to access appropriate equipment, materials and resources for their lessons.
As a Technician, experience in working within an educational, industrial or commercial environment is essential. You must ensure that the areas are kept clean, organised and are safe working environments for staff and students and set up specialist machines and equipment when required. Equipment must be maintained and serviced to an approved maintenance schedule which will be your responsibility, along with the ordering and restocking of materials.
We are looking to appoint an organised and efficient individual who has experience of working with students with additional needs.
Bury College is a Further Education College offering a wide range of courses to over 5,000 full time students and over 5,650 part time students each year.
Dedicated to providing the communities we serve with a broad choice of learning options, Bury College offers a range of A Level courses, vocational programmes, and apprenticeships. In addition to this, we have higher level courses available at Bury College University Centre, as well as courses for adults.
And the benefits of working for us?
- 28 days annual leave plus bank holidays and Christmas closure (Business Support)
- Occupational sick pay
- Teachers or Local Authority Pension Fund
- Flexible working
- Family Friendly Policy
- Special Leave of Absence
- Paid leave for religious festivals
- Comprehensive induction and on-going training
- Employee Assistance Programme
- Occupational Health Service
- Onsite gym
- Cycle to Work Scheme
- Onsite nursery
- Free onsite parking
Please note this is a full time, term time only plus 2 weeks position.
Bury College is committed to ensuring equality of opportunity, celebrating diversity, safeguarding its learners and expects all staff to share these commitments.
We are a friendly, forward-looking college where staff are valued and supported to achieve their potential. You will have access to a free on-site gym, all weather football pitches, on site nursery, generous annual leave entitlement and a cycle to work scheme.
Please note that new guidance in Keeping Children Safe in Education 2022 requires us to carry out an online search as part of our due diligence on shortlisted candidates. This to enable us to identify any incidents or issues which have happened and are publicly available online which we might want to explore at interview. Once shortlisting has taken place, this search will be carried out for all candidates who will attend an interview.
For further information about the role please visit the vacancies section of our website via the apply link.