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Home Economics Technician

Location Belfast
Job type Temporary
Salary Negotiable
Published about 1 year ago
Start date ASAP
Contact email Orlaith Fogarty
Job ref N1HET_1660660697

Job description

Home Economics Technician

Catering Manager required for a large public sector organisation based through the Northern Ireland Belfast Civil Service

Salary: £19,650 - £20,043 p/a

Location: Our lady and St. Patricks college

Hours: 36 hours per week - 8.30am to 3.45pm

Duration: ongoing


  • To assist teachers in the classroom with practical's and ICT.
  • To deputise for teacher when absent in practical lessons with substitute teacher.
  • Responsible for the care and maintenance of all equipment associated with the Home Economics department.
  • To keep classrooms, surfaces and equipment clean.
  • Undertake ordering, including obtaining quotations and stock taking duties.
  • Collecting and preparing materials and equipment for use in class.
  • To carry out word processing as and when required.
  • To assist with Cookery Club and cookery demonstrations.
  • To produce and update HE displays.
  • To assist in the production and sourcing of class and resource materials.
  • Maintain a safe/hygienic working environment and alerting the appropriate authorities of any Health and Safety issue when required.
  • To carry out shopping duties for department supplies.
  • To cover Medical Room as required.
  • Exam invigilation duties as and when required.
  • Attending relevant in-house training.
  • To carry out deep clean of department as required.
  • To carry out, as required by the Head of Home Economics/College Business Manager, any other relevant duties.


  • Applicants must possess 5 GCSEs, including English Language and Mathematics.


  • Competence, knowledge and understanding of working with practical ingredients.
  • Interest and commitment to working alongside and supporting pupils.


  • Committed to effective teamwork.
  • ICT skills.
  • Excellent planning and organisational skills.


If you are interested and available for this position, please upload your CV to the link or contact Orlaith Fogarty.

To be shortlisted for this role all applicants MUST meet the essential criteria. Please note that these roles may be filled quickly but your CV will be kept on file for future similar roles. As there are so many applications, unsuccessful candidates may not be contacted.

Successful candidates may need to apply for an Access NI Certificate with Staffline regardless if you already have a valid certificate. It will be a cost of between £18 - £33 depending on clearance level.

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