Art and Design Technician, Chigwell, Essex

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Chigwell SchoolChigwell, Essex

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes


Required for September 2018

Chigwell School seeks to appoint a motivated and enthusiastic Art and Design Technician and Gallery Manager. The role will involve providing support to the Head of Art and Design, Art Teachers and pupils to assist with the smooth running of the Art and Design Department. In addition you will be responsible for running the School Gallery. This will involve the promotion of the Gallery across the School and wider community as well as planning, organising and promoting the exhibitions and events. The Gallery forms a part of the department’s enrichment programme and hosts several exhibitions throughout the year by pupils and other artists and designers. 

This is an excellent opportunity to join a successful school and develop your career with a supportive team of staff. Successful applicants need to have a qualification in relevant areas of Art and Design and be able to work well as part of a team as well as independently. Good organisation and communication skills are essential. Practical experience of working within a school environment would be advantageous. 

Chigwell School offers a competitive salary and benefits package and a supportive working environment. There is a well-developed programme of professional development, pupils are enthusiastic, co-operative and able, and colleagues are dedicated and get on well together. There is a strong sense of community.

We are located in the picturesque village of Chigwell just 10 miles from central London and on the Central Line. Close to the edge of Epping Forest, we enjoy over 100 acres of beautiful grounds. 

Applicants should complete the application form which can be accessed directly from our website: (Vacancies) and sent to the HR department:

Closing date: 18th June 2018

Applications will be considered as they are received so early applications are encouraged. 

Chigwell School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening including checks with past employers and DBS.

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More about Chigwell School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 18 years
Address: High Road, Chigwell, Essex, IG7 6QF, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 85015700
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Chigwell School is an independent, mixed, Church of England all-through day and boarding school for four to 19-year-olds,  located in Chigwell, Essex. The school has just over 900 pupils.

The school can trace its history back to 1629, when it wa...