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Date Added: Fri 12/08/2022

Home Economics

Newtownabbey, BT37, UK
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Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

Salary: £11/hour

Job Title: Home Economics Technician
Location: Belfast/Newtownabbey
Salary: £11.00
32 Hours a week
Applicants must have a minimum of:
* A Level Home Economics, Health & Social Care, or equivalent, at Grade C or above.
* GCSE English and Math, or equivalent, at Grade C or above.
* Demonstrable competency in ICT, e.g. MS Office.
* Competence, knowledge and understanding of working with practical ingredients.
* Competence in written and oral communication.
* Interest and commitment to working alongside, and supporting, students.
* Positive commitment, as expressed in the application form, to Integrated Education.
* Possession of food related qualification.
* Possession of a Basic Food Hygiene Certificate.
* Experience of working with children and young people.
* Ability and willingness to contribute to the wider life of the department and College.
* Provision and maintenance of facilities and practical resources.
* Assist teaching staff in the development and manufacture of teaching aids and models.
* Preparation of resources for all classes including the setting up, testing, demonstration and dismantling of suitable resources as per agreed schemes of work.
* Collect, clean and store all equipment and materials securely in designated storage areas. Ensure items are maintained in a state of 'ready for use'.
* Dispose of used materials in a safe and approved manner.
* Ensure that mandatory and/or statutory checks of materials and equipment are carried out by qualified personnel.
* Inform line manager of materials and equipment found to be in an unsatisfactory/unsafe condition and arrange for repair, replacement or disposal of such items.
* Ensure no unauthorised person has unsupervised access to equipment and materials when not in use.
* Advise on health and safety issues in relation to the use of equipment.
Administrative duties
* Development, maintenance and operation of manual and / or computerized systems in relation to administrative tasks associated with the area of work.
* Maintenance of an inventory/record of departmental resources.
* Responsibility for the ordering / purchasing, receiving, checking, storing and distribution of resources in consultation with HoD.
General Duties
* Support all staff in ensuring the general safety of pupils.
* Assist with evacuation in emergencies.
* Undertake photocopying/reprographic duties as required.
* Proactive approach to continuous improvement in the Department
If you would like to be considered for this role or find out more, please email me your CV now by clicking on the link and I will be in touch. All details are treated in the strictest confidence.
If this role isn't quite right for you but you would like to look for a new opportunity, please get in contact with us.
Applicants must ensure their CV is accurate and up to date. The CV should include your full employment history inclusive of dates, all academic achievements and full personal contact details.
Apple Recruitment Services is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Apple Recruitment Services is an Equal Opportunities Employer
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