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Support Service Technician (Technical)

Glasgow City Council


Support Service Technician (Technical)

Glasgow City Council

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£8,486 - £10,950 per year Glasgow Full-time (35 Hours) Glasgow Clyde College 22/07/2018 SCQF level 5 / MA level 2
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Job overview

(To apply for this position you must meet the Glasgow Guarantee criteria. More information is available on their website)

This 4 year Modern Apprenticeship as a Support Service School Technician (Technical), involves undertaking a wide range of duties within Technical, Science, and AV/ICT.

Studying towards an HNC in Mechanical Engineering at Glasgow Clyde College. Block release at East Kilbride & District Engineering Group Training Association Ltd (EKGTA).

Provision of technical support required to support teaching and learning, including the safe use and maintenance of fixed Machinery & Equipment, safe storage and servicing of general school equipment and chemicals with due regard to Health & Safety procedures.

What might a typical day in this job look like?

4 year apprenticeship as a Support Service School Technician (Technical), undertaking a wide range of duties within Technical, Science, and AV/ICT.

What will I learn?

Some elements of the Science, ICT and Audio Visual content of a School Support Service Technicians duties will also be covered via in-house training during the 4 year apprenticeship.

Additional in-house training will be provided via the Technician Support Service - Technician Progression Scheme and the Scottish Schools Educational Research Centre Technician CPD Training Scheme courses. Completion of Technician Passport during the 4 year apprenticeship.

What qualification or qualities are required?

Eligibility criteria applies.

Course requirements are National 5 level passes in English, Maths, Physics & at least one technical subject and 2 Highers in either English,
Maths, Physics and a Technical Subject with a minimum pass grade ‘C’ or any nationally recognised equivalent qualification.

A keen interest in engineering, technical subjects, science and ICT/AV related work and processes would be helpful to candidates.
You will require to be proactive and demonstrate problem solving skills and a practical attitude towards work.
Can demonstrate an ability to work as part of a specialist team of school based technicians.
Can demonstrate a high level of communication skills.

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