HE Technical Career Pathways

Competency Framework – example

The table provides an example of the information available for the role overview for the following HETT Band. Please contact us to find out more.

HETT Band 1: Assistant Technician - Role Overview

Planning and Organisation
• Works under supervision but supervision is reduced once competent

Problem Solving
• Has the ability to solve simple problems reporting non-routine matters to a supervisor/manager
• Possesses numeracy skills – e.g. statistical techniques

Teamwork and Communication
• Works to well established simple routines under regular direct supervision, with tasks and work priorities being allocated to role holders by a supervisor/manager or senior colleague
• Works effectively with others

Administrative and IT Skills
• Computer literate
• Carries out routine record keeping filing data inputting, cataloguing, logging and maintenance of simple databases, ensuring accurate records are maintained

Health and Safety
• Complies with relevant health and safety procedures affecting self and others
• Safe manual handling knowledge

• Actively demonstrates a commitment to professional development by continuing to advance knowledge, understanding and competencies