Tutor Demonstrator in Art and Design
3 days per week (Monday, Wednesday, Friday)
(initially fixed term contract for one year)
up to £ 11,100 p.a. (actual salary)
36 weeks per year
We are currently looking for an enthusiastic, dynamic and experienced person to join our Art and Design department. You will be required to work at Levels 1, 2 and Level 3, supporting the art and design team across the full range of provision, both in the preparation of learning resources and the delivery of course content. Knowledge of and experience with Adobe software is essential.
A degree of experience working in 3D with sculptural techniques and processes and practical application of fashion techniques would also be an advantage together with a knowledge of photography, though it is not essential. Applicants will most likely have industry experience or be a practicing artist or designer, as well as a relevant qualification in the subject area, together with a recognised teaching qualification or the willingness to undertake appropriate training, for which support will be given.
You will be working with an experienced to team to assist them in preparing materials for the learning environment and organising the facilities within the department. You will also frequently work alongside lecturers, providing workshops and demonstrations for the students, and delivering elements of course content alongside them. You will need to be highly organised and flexible in your approach to work. You will enjoy a challenge, and ideally have experience of working within a team.
You should have a passion for working with people of all ages, especially young adults and school leavers. Ideally you will have teaching or training experience. You will have a high level of interpersonal, motivational, communication and organisation skills.
A commitment to student learning and attainment is essential.
Closing Date will be: Sunday 24 September 2017
Interview date will be: Monday 2 October 2017