Theatre Technician, Harrow

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Harrow SchoolHarrow

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £24,000 per annum
Contract term: Fixed Term

Full time, all year round, fixed term contract until August 2020, with flexibility to work occasional weekends and evenings

Harrow School is situated in Harrow on the Hill in north-west London and is one of the best-known schools in the world. Around 830 boys’ study at Harrow and live in the School’s 12 boarding houses. Employees particularly value the School’s beautiful, historic green estate, the positive working environment and good relationships with their colleagues.   

Harrow School is seeking a Theatre Technician. The technician occupies a vital role in the Drama and Theatre Department, assisting in the creation and realisation of high-quality productions across the academic year in collaboration with staff and pupils. They will engage with school wide events that take place with the theatre across the calendar year. As part of the core Theatre Production team, the technician will take responsibility for a variety of tasks and roles under the leadership of the Production Manager.

This role would suit a proactive, skilled technician who can work flexibly and creatively across a range of disciplines. They should have a relevant degree, theatre technical training or appropriate professional qualifications with good working experience. We are looking for an organised, methodical person who can prioritise tasks, someone with an eye for detail who cares about upholding the production standards that give the Ryan Theatre a first-class reputation. They will be expected to adapt to and contribute to production work in a fast-paced environment. 

Enthusiasm for working with young people is essential, as is working as part of a supportive and friendly team. More information about the Drama Department can be found at

Benefits include free lunches, automatic enrolment in the School’s pension scheme and use of the School’s sports facilities. Subsidised membership of the tennis, golf, angling and social clubs is also available.

For an application pack, visit or contact or 020 8872 8314. CVs without  the application form will not be accepted.

Closing date: Monday 11 November 2019.

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and all successful applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate for the post including checks with any past employer and the Disclosure and Barring Service. Harrow School is an equal opportunities employer.

More about Harrow School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Boys
Age Range: 13 - 18 years
Address: 5 High Street, Harrow on the Hill, Middlesex, HA1 3HP, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 8872 8000
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Harrow School is an independent boarding secondary school for boys aged 13-18. It was established, by royal charter, in 1572 during the reign of Elizabeth I. It is operated as a Royal Charter Corporation, which is a charitable trust whose trustees ar...