As an Ormiston Academies Trust (OAT) academy, all vacancies at Ormiston Sudbury Academy (OSA) are advertised and administered through the central OAT vacancies portal here


TECHNICIAN: Creative Faculty – Job Family Description (Level 1) available here

Required to start: 1st December (or sooner, if available)

This is a permanent, part time post  – 35 hours per week, 39 weeks per year (term-time only plus 5 training days)

Salary: £12410

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS:  Monday 1st November (12noon)     Interviews will be by arrangement.

Location: Ormiston Sudbury Academy, Sudbury, Suffolk

The purpose of the design technology technician’s role is to work as a member of the Academy’s strong Creative Design Faculty, promoting student progress in the support of classroom teachers in their delivery of a range of subjects across KS3, KS4 and KS5. The post holder will prepare equipment and resources across all subjects within the faculty as well as work in a supervisory capacity with small groups of students as directed.

For full details and to apply for either of these posts….

….. please visit the relevant section of the OAT vacancies portal here:  Creative Design Technician

Any queries, prior to submitting an application, should be directed to the Principal, Mrs Caroline Wilson ([email protected])

Before applying for any post at the Academy, you may like to:

See our ‘Welcome to OSA’ video here


Well on its way to being outstanding, Ormiston Sudbury Academy is a “good school.” (Ofsted, March 2018)

For ANY post at the Academy, successful candidates will:

  • Be enthusiastic and passionate, with the drive and determination to move the Academy to outstanding – currently Ofsted rated good.
  • Support students to be the best that they can be.
  • Be a dedicated team player who develops excellent relationships with students and colleagues.
  • Be flexible and support other faculties if required.
  • Be a professional who models expectations and promotes positive behaviour.
  • Be committed to all students achieving their full potential and the learning vision of the Academy.
  • Be driven, motivated, adaptable, resilient, reflective and have a good sense of humour.
  • Have a good standard of education including GCSE (or equivalent) C or above in English and maths.
  • Be familiar with and uphold safeguarding policies and willing to assist with medical and first aid requirements of the students

If you would relish the opportunity of working with us in our supportive and stimulating professional environment, then we would welcome your application.

Employer Information

Ormiston Sudbury Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Ormiston Sudbury Academy is an Equal Opportunities Employer. We value diversity and welcome applicants from all sectors of the community.