AV Technician, Hampshire

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Bedales SchoolHampshire

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Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £11.87 - £12.62 per hour
Contract term: Permanent

We have an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated and organised individual to take a key role in providing audio and AV technical support across Bedales’ three schools including the Bedales Olivier Theatre and Rock Studio.

The ideal candidate will have experience of setting up and breaking down audio and AV equipment in a variety of locations, along with a working knowledge of digital sound consoles and programmable lighting desks. The post holder will be responsible for liaising with event organisers including staff, students and visiting performers/speakers to establish their needs and provide a high standard of technical support. They will be responsible for the routine maintenance of equipment and have the ability to trouble shoot hardware and software issues and be competent in hardware fixes. The ability to work independently as well as part of a team is essential, along with meeting deadlines and remaining calm in challenging or high-pressure situations. The physical nature of the role requires a level of personal fitness and a head for heights.

The hours of work will be annualised hours of 800 hours per annum. There will be a number of set calendared days during the Department Annual Operation Hours, with a minimum number of hours each week increasing at peak points around productions and performances, which will include evenings and weekends. The remainder of hours being worked as and when required between the daily operational hours of 08:00 hrs and 22:00hrs. All to be scheduled and agreed in advance.


Our benefits include onsite parking, free school lunches during term-time, life assurance, pension and personal accident cover.

For further information and to apply, please visit: http://www.bedales.org.uk/home/about-bedales/bedales-schools-jobs  

Closing date: 9:00am, Tuesday 29 October 2019

Interview date: Tuesday 5 November 2019

Before applying for this post, please read the job description and person specification for the post. CVs will not be accepted in lieu of completing an application form. Candidates must apply directly to Bedales Schools via the recruitment portal.

Bedales is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. All posts are exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and all successful applicants will undergo safeguarding screening including an enhanced DBS and Barred List check from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

More about Bedales School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 13 - 18 years
Address: Church Road, Steep, Petersfield, Hampshire, GU32 2DG, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1730 300100
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Bedales School is an independent, co-educational, selective, day and boarding school for children aged 13-18. It is situated in Petersfield in Hampshire and there are 460 pupils on its roll. There are admission fees and scholarships and bursaries are...