Greater Brighton Metropolitan College (GB MET) is proposing to merge with the Chichester College Group (CCG). From 1 August 2022, all GB MET staff will transfer to employment with CCG; employment terms and conditions will remain the same.

Any candidates joining the College from 1 August onwards will be employed by CCG under their terms and conditions.

More information about the proposed merger can be found at To find out more about CCG, please visit

At GB MET, we believe it is our job to celebrate ambition, unlock potential and transform lives, in an environment that is dedicated to promoting equality, diversity and inclusion, and which prioritises the wellbeing of both staff and students.

The College is in an exciting stage of its journey to achieve its vision of being an exceptional provider of technical, vocational and professional education. We offer a range of fulfilling opportunities for different levels of experience and subject expertise. If you have a passion for education, this role is an exciting opportunity to join our vibrant and creative community and help us to take the next step.

Technician - Carpentry

Job Type
Job Category
Building Trades
Employment Basis
East Campus, Wilson Ave
Salary Range
9,549 per annum (19,098 pro rata pa)
Closing Date
Post No

Job Description

Part -Time (18.5 hours per week)

Based at our East Campus, Brighton

We have an exciting career opportunity to support our Carpentry learners at our East Campus Brighton MET College.

Our Carpentry department is growing with L1,L2 & L3 provision, L2 apprenticeships and commercial courses for Academic year 22/23. The Carpentry teaching team is creative in their approach to delivering an outstanding experience for learners wishing to pursue a career in Carpentry and the Department requires more support for a Technician in Carpentry.  Do you feel you would fit into this team, are you currently in industry and want to discuss a move to support learners?

If yes, then you will be self-motivated and want to support the Carpentry Lecturers.  The facilities are outstanding with 6 workshops developed for Bench and Site Carpentry, an industry standard machine workshop including a CNC machine and an accredited end point assessment centre for apprenticeships.

You will have a relevant level 2 Carpentry qualification, or be able to evidence sufficient experience. You will have literacy and numeracy at level 2 and be able to use most Microsoft applications, especially Excel and Word. 

We are very keen to provide all our team with the opportunity to continually develop their skill set.

If you are interested, please apply today, we are looking forward to reading your application and interviewing the right candidates.

Essential criteria

  • Level 2 (or equivalent experience) in related subject
  • Level 2 literacy and numeracy

The working pattern for this role will be discussed at interview.

 We will consider requests for job share.

Interviews will be held on 26 August 2022

For further details of this role please click on the Job Description above.

Please note that we do not accept CV applications and you must complete our online application form to be considered for this position.


The college is committed to the safeguarding of learners and vulnerable adults and promotes the welfare of all students and expects all staff to share this commitment. All posts are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Services check and any overseas checks where necessary.

The college is a Disability Confident employer and promotes diversity and inclusion.

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