Vacancy – Visual Arts Technician – NCB

Visual Arts Technician

Salary: £18,720 – £20,390 (Band E) full time equivalent.  Actual salary £8,972 – £9,772.

A recruitment and retention allowance may be offered for an outstanding candidate.

Contract Type: 21 hours per week (0.4793 fte) Term Time Only (38 weeks).

Actual working hours to be discussed at interview.

Contract Term: Permanent

Start Date: 26 August 2020

Closing Date: Sunday 31 May

An Exciting Opportunity to Join a Dynamic Team!

We are looking to appoint a talented and enthusiastic Visual Arts Technician to support the smooth running of our teaching across all subjects within the School.  Supporting staff and students with the use of equipment and assisting with practical sessions, the successful candidate must have specialist knowledge of Art, Printmaking and Textiles.  Photography knowledge would also be advantageous, though not essential. The candidate must be willing to undertake training relevant to the post and be confident working with and supporting students in the 16-19 age range.  Actual working hours to be discussed at interview.

New College Bradford is a 16-19 free school which opened in September 2019, initially with 550 students, rising to 1200 by September 2021.  The college sits within the New Collaborative Learning Trust, a multi-academy trust established by New College Pontefract (an Ofsted outstanding provider).  New College Pontefract, New College Doncaster and New College Bradford work closely together, presenting exciting opportunities for collaboration, support, development and progression. We believe that students at New College Bradford should enjoy high-quality teaching and learning underpinned by a culture of high expectations, challenge and support, both for students and staff, which will enable young people in Bradford to secure high-quality qualifications to support them into employment, training and higher education.

Working in a new campus, you will join a focused and driven team at the cutting-edge of teaching and learning, with an unwavering desire to make a real difference in improving the life chances of the young people of Bradford.  New College Bradford will primarily deliver A Levels, alongside a number of Level 3 Applied General qualifications.

If you believe that you have the skills and abilities to take on this role, we’d love to hear from you.