DT Technician – Required for September 2019 Term time only Salary: Grade 3 £18,329

Closing date: 6 Jun 2019

We are seeking an enthusiastic, reliable person with a flexible and organised approach to their work to join our DT team to provide technical support.

Duties will include preparation of equipment and materials for lessons, demonstrating use and care of machinery and equipment and ensuring all equipment is used and maintained in accordance with Health & Safety requirements.

Knowledge of CAD and photoshop are desirable with a willingness to learn new IT skills. Experience of using IT and being able to work with a wide range of materials and equipment is essential.  Experience of 3D printing would be an advantage.

Why Sydenham High School

Sydenham High School, established in 1887, is an independent day school for girls from 4-18 with approximately 640 pupils. The school is part of The Girls’ Day School Trust (GDST), the largest independent school group in the UK. It is at the forefront of education for girls and a strong voice in promoting opportunities for young women.

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package and a strong professional development programme. These benefits include:

  • Competitive salaries and pay progression
  • Access to extensive professional development opportunities
  • Training grants for qualifications
  • Generous pension schemes
  • Free life assurance benefit
  • Free school lunches
  • A discount of up to 50% on fees for children at GDST schools
  • 30 days holiday

To apply, please download and complete the application form attached and email your complete application to

Alternatively, please contact or the School Office on 0208 557 7000.

Applications should be received by 12 noon on Thursday 6 June 2019.  References for shortlisted candidates will be taken before interview. 

GDST are committed to the safeguarding of children, and child protection screening will apply to this post