Performing Arts Technician/Supervisor

Leicester, Leicestershire
10 Jan 2017
17 Jan 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Performing Arts Technician/Supervisor. Full Time. Permanent position.

We are one of the largest Further Education Colleges in the UK with more than 21,400 learners studying with us on a wide range of courses. Our mission is to equip people with the skills they need to be successful in education, in work and business and in their personal lives.

This is a great opportunity to join an exciting and creative department at Leicester College. You will be responsible for the management and maintenance of our specialist performing arts theatres/ studies and spaces.  You will manage, maintain and run a range of industry standards technical equipment. You will be required to supervise a variety of classes.

Your role will be to support the teaching staff across a wide range of courses and levels with preparations of resources - lighting, sound, sets etc.  The planning and ordering of materials and management of resources is integral to the role.  You will have excellent communication skills and a ‘can do’ approach to tasks. Experience of working with students would be beneficial. You will be required to support internal and commercial shows at Sue Townsend Theatre.

With a degree or equivalent industrial experience in a Performing Arts or related subject you will also have the ability to work as part of a team.

Closing date: 24/01/2017

Interviews: TBC

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