Technician / Instructor – Media, Carshalton & Merton College

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Carshalton CollegeCarshalton & Merton College

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Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £26,389 - £30,768(pro-rata per annum, inclusive of London Allowance)
Contract term: Permanent

As Technician, you will prepare equipment and materials for use in bookings, classrooms, workshops, studios and resource centres and maintain stock levels and any associated records. You will organise and undertake routine checks to ensure compliance with Health & Safety regulations and film and produce marketing material, working from the College’s guidelines. You will also manage the media inventory, maintain supplier relationships and research and develop the departments production capabilities.

The Instructing side of the role means you’ll train students in studios or edit suites in the acquisition of specified vocational skills; training to include both group demonstration of techniques and assisting with individual students. You’ll work with students in Open Access facilities, guiding them in the use of equipment and in sourcing information, and assess student achievement against specific criteria.

We’re looking for a suitably qualified and experienced Technician / Instructor who is competent in all aspects of Media, including managing and maintaining a multi-camera TV studio, sound booth, control room and edit suits. You’ll need to be proficient in using lighting, sound and a range of broadcast cameras and film grip equipment and have strong video and audio editing skills coupled with a good understanding of VFX’s and graphics for moving image.

Closing date for completed applications is 21st February

South Thames Colleges Group is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults.

The benefits package includes generous annual leave of 26 days plus up to 7 additional days over Christmas/New Year as well as an additional 5 days Wellbeing leave to enhance employees’ physical and mental health. There is an excellent pension scheme that receives a significant financial contribution from the employer (Teachers Pensions or Local Government Pension Scheme), subsidised sports facilities and professional development and training plus a salary sacrifice cycle to work scheme.

The South Thames Colleges Group is made up of Carshalton College, Kingston College, Merton College and South Thames College, which merged on 1 August 2017. South Thames Colleges Group is one of London’s largest providers of post-16 education and training and is an ongoing and significant contributor to its local communities. We aim to put students’ success at the heart of everything we do.

We are looking for hard-working and collaborative people who can join our team and help challenge our students to progress and achieve.

When you click on ‘Apply’, you will be forwarded to the application page which sits on a platform hosted by an external partner called Blue Octopus who support STCG throughout the recruitment process.

More about Carshalton College
Phase: Further Education
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 16+ years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Part of South Thames Colleges Group, Nightingale Road, Carshalton, Surrey, SM5 2EJ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 8544 4444
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Carshalton College is a co-educational further education college based in Sutton. It is a non-denominational school.

The college has been an education provider for over 60 years. It is a major provider of full-time, part-time, apprenticeships, access...