Events & Theatre Technician

Bridgwater, Somerset
£17,190 - £17,534 per annum (Scale 2)
17 Jan 2022
08 Feb 2022
Contract Type
Full Time

Events & Theatre Technician

Salary: £17,190 - £17,534 per annum (Scale 2)

Location: Bridgwater Campus

We are looking to recruit an energetic and creative Technician to support our events and performances taking place at both our Bridgwater Campus facilities and at the McMillan Theatre. The role will be focused on ensuring high quality technical performance, including lighting & sound design and operation, stage management, and set building as well as continually updating our facilities and equipment, alongside supporting learners. The Technician role is diverse and ever-changing – no two days are the same!

The successful candidate will be enthusiastic and passionate about learning and be able to demonstrate a clear focus on enhancing student experience within an exciting, vibrant and highly creative department. You will be able to support students individually, carry out skills demonstrations as required (particularly in lighting design and operation) and work alongside teaching staff to ensure all learners make outstanding progress across the diverse range of study programmes we deliver.

This role will predominately work alongside the Performing and Production Arts Team and will undertake responsibilities to ensure that Health and Safety is universally excellent but also to support learners in workshop settings.

The Performing & Production Arts, Dance and Drama teams present a busy performance schedule throughout the academic year and this role will support them in planning, preparation and assisting in a high-quality experience for all involved.

The successful applicant will be responsible for ensuring that all studios, classrooms and workrooms are well presented and prepared for taught sessions and will also support students in their learning. The successful candidate will work within the Creative Arts technician team and be an innovative, organised and proactive team member.

To check out some of the many benefits of working for Bridgwater & Taunton College and to view application details, please click 'Apply'

Application closing date: 12 Midnight, Tuesday 8 February 2022

Interview date: Wednesday 16 February 2022