Technician Demonstrator BA (Hons) Visual Communication

Key details

Reports to: School Technical Manager

Course/Department: School of Art, Design and Architecture

Salary: £24,771 per annum

Hours: Full-time, permanent

Location: Wallisdown, Poole BH12 5HH

Ref: AD0776

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Closing date

Sunday 18 August 2019

Equal Opportunities

Arts University Bournemouth is committed to a policy of Equality and Inclusivity and welcomes applications from suitably qualified people from all sections of the community.

THe post

Arts University Bournemouth is the leading professional arts university dedicated to turning creativity into careers. Offering courses in art, design, media and performance, we are passionate about our specialist subjects and dedicated both to education and the creative industries which we serve.

An exciting opportunity exists to work with a dedicated team supporting students and staff within the field of Visual Communication and the wider Subject Area of Graphics and Visual Communication.

The post holder will be required to deliver a variety of induction programmes to students in, Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop and the ability to provide limited support to students in After Effects, Premiere and Cinema 4D would be desirable. The ability to construct and adapt teaching aids, maintain a safe working environment, with current knowledge of Health and Safety legislation relevant to the environment is fundamental to the role.

The post holder must be able to competently assist with the essential maintenance of course equipment and be able to contribute accurately to material requisition, as well as be confident in sourcing new suppliers and the best deals to ensure value for money is achieved for the University in line with procurement requirements.

The post holder will also be responsible for ensuring the learning environment is adequately equipped, whilst supporting and supervising a diverse range of learners in using varying equipment and software.

You must be able to plan and organise a complex workload within a very busy and constantly changing environment and possess the ability to work independently and as a member of a team as required, providing a flexible approach to support the students’ learning experience.

A Level 3 qualification and/or equivalent experience is required and ideally candidates should possess a degree, or equivalent, in a relevant subject. Experience of working with young adults in a teaching or training environment would also be advantageous.