Performing Arts Technician Apprentice

Key Information

Location: New College Pontefract

Salary: £242.72 per week

Contract Type: Full time, full year

Contract Term: Temporary initially for a period of 30 months


Closing Date: Friday 2nd September

About this Opportunity

An exciting opportunity to join an outstanding team

The Performing Arts Technician Apprentice will work as part of the School of Performing Arts to provide a high quality, efficient and effective technical support service for staff and students in the College.

This role is to primarily play an active role in supporting Performing Arts enrichments, attend student trips and visits as required to support learning and to support teachers and students in lessons.

The successful candidate will be able to work flexibly, have excellent problem-solving skills and be passionate about learning new skills and developing their knowledge as the apprenticeship progresses. You will be required to set up, control and supervise instruments, PA and other equipment for events, concerts and productions (both inside and outside College) as and when required and operate light and sound support as appropriate.

New College is an outstanding place to work and study, regularly near the top of UK Sixth Form College results tables and awarded outstanding in all areas by Ofsted.  With a dynamic, positive and supportive culture for staff and students, we have an enviable reputation for staff career progression and development.  With over 2500 students, New College Pontefract is the founding member of the New Collaborative Learning Trust (NCLT).  New College Pontefract, New College Doncaster and New College Bradford work closely together, presenting exciting opportunities for collaboration, support, development and progression.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious candidate to join our dynamic team at the forefront of change and to make a real difference to raising standards of education in the local community.  New College Pontefract delivers primarily A Level provision, alongside a number of Level 3 BTEC qualifications and some Level 2 provision.

If you believe that you have the skills and abilities to take on this role, we’d love to hear from you.  Applications should be submitted via the Find an Apprenticeship Service.

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