Art & Design Technician, Dollar, Clackmannanshire

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Dollar AcademyDollar, Clackmannanshire
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Start date: August 2018
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

Art and Design Technician (Part-Time and Term-Time) 

The opportunity has arisen to join this successful, lively and forward-thinking Art & Design Department at this prestigious 5 – 18 HMC school of 1220 pupils, which was named Sunday Times Scottish Independent Secondary School of the Year 2018. Dollar Academy is set in a beautiful central location, about 40 minutes north of Edinburgh.  

We are looking for a capable and enthusiastic individual with the ability to inspire and motivate pupils.  An Art and Design qualification and a strong background in the creative arts are essential.

The Dollar Art and Design Department consists of a suite of five spacious and well-appointed teaching rooms, a permanent studio set up for Form VI, a 23 unit computer suite, a three-dimensional design studio, and a specialist ceramics and printmaking environment. These facilities provide for the large number of enthusiastic pupils who opt to study Art and Design at Dollar. The environment for artistic study depends on the continuing inspirational approach of all the staff involved, and the successful candidate is expected to bring both passion and personal creative ability to the post.

This is a permanent, part time, term time only post. The precise hours and working patterns will be discussed at interview.

All appointments are subject to receipt of a satisfactory PVG Scheme Record or Scheme Record Update from Disclosure Scotland and the Academy will organise and pay for an application to be made.     

Further details about the post, and an application form,  are available on the Academy's website. Applicants must complete the Academy’s Support Staff Application Form and provide a covering letter. A CV is optional. Applications may either be mailed to: The Rector, Dollar Academy, Dollar, FK14 7DU, Clackmannanshire or emailed to:    

The closing date for applications is 1st August 2018. Interviews are likely to take place on Thursday 9th August 2018.

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