THEATRE TECHNICIAN (MATERNITY COVER)
Dates: Closing date is midnight on Sunday 22nd September but applications will be considered on receipt
Salary: £25,000 per annum depending on skills, qualifications and experience
Location: Highgate, North London
Contract type: Fixed Term, Full-time (40 hours per week), term-time only plus 20 days
A highly motivated and enthusiastic theatre professional is sought to join a team of Teachers/Production Directors to support Highgate’s technical production for in-house performances, visiting companies, events and projects. The role will largely be based at the Senior School but will also be required to support the delivery of drama and productions in the Junior School and Pre-Prep.
The job would also include support in preparing for the main Festival at the end of the school year, which this year took place at The Roundhouse in Camden.
Applications should be made via Highgate’s website
Highgate School was established in 1565 by a Royal Charter of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth the First. Sir Roger Cholmeley, our Founder, was granted Letters Patent to found ‘a grammar School…for good education and instruction’. Today Highgate is a flourishing coeducational independent School which includes the Senior School for pupils aged 11-18; the Junior School for pupils aged 7-11 and the Pre-Preparatory School for pupils aged 3-7. There are currently in the region of 1,800 pupils at Highgate and the School employs approximately 550 full-time or part-time teaching and support staff.
The School is situated in one of the most attractive and sought after areas of North London, only a short journey from Central London and adjacent to Hampstead Heath. The hilltop site in Highgate Village is the historic site of the Senior School. A few hundred yards along Hampstead Lane in Bishopswood Road lie the Junior and Pre-Preparatory Schools and the extensive playing fields, adjacent to the open spaces of Kenwood and Hampstead Heath. The Northern Line underground station is a short walk away and it is four miles to Central London.
Working at Highgate offers the opportunity to be part of a vibrant and welcoming community, committed to academic excellence and the highest standards of pastoral care for its pupils. The Governors consider the development of excellence in the education offered to the pupils to be the underlying purpose of activities undertaken by all staff.
Highgate is committed to the safeguarding and welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to this post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.