Art Technician, Devon

Closing date:

St James SchoolDevon

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Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Grade C
Contract term: Permanent

We are seeking to appoint an Art Technician to join our vibrant and enthusiastic team. 

The successful candidate will provide assistance in the preparation of resources for lessons plus technical support and advice to staff and students within Art and iArt departments.  You will provide and prepare all equipment for art lessons, examinations and exhibitions, be responsible for general administrative work of the department such as filing, photocopying, checking all stock is ordered and delivered, keep regular inventory of stock.  Additionally you will provide support to teaching staff in lessons, workshops, trips and taking pictures of students’ work.  You will also manage the gallery area, department displays and the set-up of new exhibitions, as well as contribute to whole school displays as and when appropriate.

Experience in the use of audio-visual equipment, including photography, video and sound and digital applications in addition to good creative skills is essential.  You will need to be self-motivated, have good communication and organizational skills and be able to work under pressure.  You will also need to demonstrate good ICT skills (Mac and PC platforms) and a strong knowledge of traditional and contemporary Art.  An ability to work flexible hours is essential to enable support at occasional evening events, exhibition openings and workshops.

If you would like further information, please contact Stephen Elcocks, Head of Art & Design on

Application forms and further information are available from our website: or by email to

Closing date:  Midday on Wednesday 6th November 2019

Interview Date:  TBC

The Ted Wragg Multi Academy Trust is a values driven, rapidly growing 2 – 16 Trust with a relentless focus on transforming lives through learning by delivery outstanding outcomes for every pupil, regardless of background. With a reputation for highly successful school improvement in very challenging circumstances, we are passionate about driving up standards and raising the aspirations of all our pupils.

The Ted Wragg Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and operate in accordance with the Safeguarding and Child protection Policy. All applicants will be subject to a full Disclosure and Barring Service check before appointment is confirmed. 

More about St James School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Summer Lane, Exeter, Devon, EX4 8NN, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1392 209922
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