Visual and Performing Arts Technician

13.00 - 14.00 GBP Hourly + GBP13 - GBP14/hour holiday pay + optional pension scheme
14 Feb 2017
28 Feb 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We have an exciting opportunity to support a well established high school in North London as a Visual and Performing Arts and Communication Technician. This school specialises in performing arts.

You will be responsible for providing a comprehensive technical support service for the performing arts subjects, as well as the maintenance of the equipment and environment to a high standard.

You will need to have sound understanding of theatre and music technology and evidence of having completed technical performing arts training at NVQ 3 or equivalent. You will need to demonstrate experience of working as part of a production team and of managing technical rehearsals and performances. This will include operation of sound and automated lighting boards and experience of working with digital film editing.

Your responsibilities will be
- To maintain high standards of health and safety and security in the Performing Arts areas, in accordance with school policy
-Assisting the subject leaders of drama and music in the ordering and maintenance of stock and liaise when required with outside agencies and suppliers
-Manage the uploading and secure storage of video and audio records of student's work, including examination coursework
-To provide in-class support to teaching staff and students in timetabled lessons as well as out of school clubs
-Manage and operate sound production and audio hardware, recording equipment and carry out recording sessions to support curricular and extra-curricular work.
- Support staff and students using AV equipment, SMART boards and professional music software packages including Reason, Sibelius and Logic
- In- house design work

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. A registered Enhanced DBS check is advantageous, or you must be happy to have one processed.

Please telephone in the first instance on (Apply online only) if you have the relevant experience stated in the job description and also apply on line.
We will be speaking with successful candidates within the next 7 days with a view to shortlisting.
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