Technician - Assistive Technology

FTE £19123 - £19724
Role type:
Full Time, Term-Time Only
44hrs weekly 39 weeks per year
Contract type:
Term-time only
Closing Date:
Sunday 22 November 2020
Job Details:

The Student Technology team are looking for an enthusiastic and creative Technician. The successful candidate will provide technical support for complex learners’ to enable them to access education and therapies at National Star. The skills required for the role will include trouble shooting and maintenance on assistive technology equipment including communication devices and environmental controls. This is a development positon and in house training can be provided to the right individual. This role will include assessments and direct work with students to support their skill development.

Important Information

At National Star, we know the value of a diverse workforce, and welcome applications from all areas of the community. This includes those with disabilities, and we are a proud Disability Confident employer and are committed to providing equal opportunities. In 2018 National Star received an 'Outstanding' from Ofsted.

Please note that all applicants will be expected to undertake a DBS Disclosure, and undergo the necessary employer checks. The level of disclosure to be applied for will be dependent on your job role and will be discussed with you during the recruitment process but is usually an enhanced level. Where appropriate, the adult and child barred lists will be checked and we will not employ anyone who appears on either of those registers.

We prefer people to submit an online application as this helps support the charity in saving money. If you have a disability and need to apply using an alternative format, or if you have any technical problems with our recruitment system, please call the HR Team on 01242 527631 or email

All future correspondence with you will be via email (application acknowledgement, invitation to interview etc). Please check your email regularly.

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