Performance Venue Technician, Reading, Berkshire

Closing date:

Leighton Park SchoolReading, Berkshire

Date posted:
Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Salary is competitive, but will depend on your skills and experience
Contract term: Permanent

HMC Co-educational boarding and day school for students aged 11-18.

Performance Venue Technician

Leighton Park School is looking to appoint a Performance Venue Technician to support and assist our Music (including film) Dance & Drama departments and the School with any requirements for AV equipment, lighting and technical support. The Technician will ensure all areas within these departments and the Main Hall are prepared and ready for teaching or events to take place.

The ideal candidate will have previous experience of the use of AV systems, some knowledge of stage lighting and live sound as well as being able to support the use and general maintenance/repair of a wide range of equipment. The ability to help with the design/build of stage sets is desirable, but not essential. 

Leighton Park School is set in over sixty acres of beautiful parkland near to the heart of Reading. Founded on Quaker values, Leighton Park offers a distinctive atmosphere where we aim to inspire and support each student to prepare for their future by reaching their potential academically and personally. We aim to appoint a candidate who will contribute and thrive in our vibrant community.

To apply, please complete the attached application form or download an application pack from our website and email it to If you require further information, please call HR on 0118 987 9600.

Leighton Park School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, therefore the successful candidate will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check as part of our recruitment process.

Closing date for this position is: 22nd June 2018

Interviews will be held shortly after this date  

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More about Leighton Park School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Quaker
Address: Shinfield Road, Reading, Berkshire, RG2 7ED, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 118 987 9600
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Leighton Park School is a successful, forward looking independent (HMC) day and boarding school for approximately 480 pupils aged 11-18. Set in more than 60 acres of magnificent parkland, the school has a Quaker heritage, balancing commitment to acad...