Performing Arts Technician

Brent, London
Date Posted:01 Oct 2019
  1. Technician
  1. Long-term

Performing Arts Technician

Brent, London
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Are you a Performing Arts Graduate seeking to utilise your skills within a School setting? Or are you an experienced Performing Arts or Audio Visual Technician seeking your next full time opportunity?

Tradewind Recruitment are working with a mixed 11 to 19 Secondary Academy in Brent, who are seeking a Performing Arts Technician to join their department on a full time, long term basis as soon as possible.

As a Performing Arts Technician, you will support the development of the Visual and Performing Arts specialism across the school by providing assistance and expertise to the Performing Arts department, staff and students. Your role will also include Audio Visual Technician responsibilities across the whole school.

Your responsibilities will include:
*Providing technical support to visiting theatre companies, guest speakers and clients letting out the school hall
*Production management (including set design/construction, lighting design, sound design, operation of lighting and sound desks and rigging of lights) for school production and other events
*Theatre equipment maintenance including liaising with contractors to ensure necessary repairs and services are undertaken
*Management and maintenance of Audio Visual equipment for performances, exams, lectures and assemblies
*Training staff and selected students on the use of Audio Visual equipment
*Designing and printing posters, wall charts and banners
*Management of student Audio Visual Technicians
*Daily checks and termly audits of Performing Art spaces and equipment
*Ensure that Health and Safety checks and measures are adhered to at all times by checking the safety of practical area during the day, ensuring equipment is safe for use

This position would particularly suit a Performing Arts Graduate with prior experience with Audio and Visual Technician experience.

Serviced by the Jubilee line and local buses, this school is easily accessible from all areas of North and West London.

This position will be interviewing as soon as this week, so if this position is of interest to you, please do not delay your application!

Click 'Apply' to be considered for this exceptional opportunity as a Performing Arts Technician in Brent. Or for more information about the role, please call, or send your CV to Caitlin; 0207 845 5450 option 2 /

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