Fine Art Technician – 10 hours per week – Term Time Only
Actual Salary from £4,731 - £5,278 per annum
Westminster Adult Education Service (WAES), recently judged by Ofsted Inspection as “officially good and on our way to outstanding”, is the largest local authority adult education service in London and one of the largest in the country. We offer a large and diverse programme of further education qualification courses and employer-based training as well as extensive community based provision. We have a diverse, enthusiastic student community, taught and supported by well qualified, dedicated staff. Our three main centres in Westminster are all modern, easily accessible and purpose built, offering high quality teaching and learning facilities.
We are looking for an experienced technician to support our Fine Art team in our high quality purpose-built art studio. The post is based at our Lisson Grove Centre near Marylebone and comprises 10 hours of work a week in term time.
The successful candidate will have a good understanding of health and safety practice in fine art, experience of stock control, very good communication and team-working skills, confident ICT skills, enthusiasm for art and design, and a recognised qualification in the field. Duties will include preparing materials and equipment for classes, maintaining and organising stock, mounting and exhibiting artwork, and some in-class supervision of students.
We offer excellent employment benefits including a public sector pension scheme and opportunities for Continuous Professional Development.
If you are interested, please complete the Application Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form downloadable from our website. For all the required documentation and a job description, click on the link to the role that you are interested in and ensure your personal statement reflects the requirements listed in the person specification for that role: http://www.waes.ac.uk/vacancies
Please quote reference number: ED/WAES/792 in all correspondence
Closing date: 9am Monday 26 February 2018
Interviews will be held in late February 2018 for an immediate start