Technical Coordinator Prototyping, Image and Code

36642.00 - 43961.00 GBP Annual
01 Jul 2017
18 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Contract: Permanent
Salary: GBP36,642 - GBP43,961
Location: London College of Communication - Elephant and Castle
Hours: Full time

The role

This new role provides a wonderful opportunity to work in the education sector delivering industry-focused skills and knowledge. The role will provide specialist technical support and leadership for the Prototyping, Image and Code technical department; an area which includes Creative Coding, Physical Computing, Animation and Games Design and Maker spaces. Working within the college technical team and alongside academics, the role will be instrumental in developing and improving our students' ability to successfully understand and challenge the world around us.

This is a unique role designed to lead technical resources across one of our newer technical teams at the College. Duties will include line managing a diverse and highly skilled team of technical staff, while ensuring safe and effective use of resources within the department. You will work with other technical managers to ensure a good service delivery level is maintained, and will lead student workshops and assist students in highly specialist technical processes.

Why choose us?

University of the Arts London is a vibrant world centre for innovation, drawing together six Colleges with an international reputation in art, design, fashion, communication and performing arts.

London College of Communication is a pioneering world leader in creative communications education. With the communications sector constantly evolving at a rapid speed, we work at the cutting edge of new thinking and developments to prepare our students for successful careers in the creative industries of the future. Our course provision reflects the breadth of expertise housed within the most diverse creative agency including: journalism, advertising, PR and publishing; photography; film, television and sound; communications and media; graphic communication; spatial communication; design cultures and interactive and visual communication.

Your profile

You will be highly technically skilled in at least one of the relevant areas: Animation (traditional and digital), Creative Coding, Physical Computing or Games Design. The successful applicant should ideally have some experience in managing a technical department, either in higher education or an industry field and should possess good industry knowledge across a broad range of technical areas.

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Closing date: 19 July 2017.

University of the Arts London aims to be an equal opportunities employer embracing diversity in all areas of activity and UAL positively welcomes applications from black and minority ethnic staff who are currently underrepresented at this level.