UCA is The Times / Sunday Times ‘Modern University of the Year 2019’ and the No.1 Specialist Creative University in all three major University league tables. Ranking 13th of all UK universities in the main Guardian League Table 2020 the University is also proud to hold the TEF Gold award for teaching quality from the Office for Students.
We are currently seeking a Technician Photography who has extensive experience and expertise in a wide range of photographic equipment, techniques and software, to join our Technical Resources Team. You will be working in our photographic studios at the Epsom Campus and will work closely with our students to aid their technical development and assisting with the day-to-day function of our resources.
As the UK’s No.1 specialist creative university for employment of graduates* and the second largest provider of creative education in Europe, the University has been producing exceptional graduates for the global creative sector for over 150 years. 96.9% of UCA’s graduates were either in employment or further study within 6 months of graduation in the most recent DLHE* survey released in 2018. We have more than 7,500 students studying on 120 creative arts, business and technology courses at campuses in Canterbury, Epsom, Farnham, Rochester, Hampton Court and Maidstone as well as by distance learning. Our exceptional team of world-class teaching and research academics are equipping the next generation of creators, innovators and leaders with the skills they need to thrive in the creative industries.
- Destinations of Leavers in Higher Education (DLHE) July 2018
You will be reporting to the Resources Manager, fulfilling a range of duties that include assisting staff and students with a wide range of photographic equipment studio set ups and lighting. You will also assist with the preparation of learning materials, setting up teaching studios, mounting exhibitions, and contribute to the maintenance of a range of related technical resources.
You should have extensive experience of using all types equipment used for photography, both analogue and digital, including use of video and audio visual equipment and in providing technical assistance, support, teaching and training of mixed ability groups. You will have a confident, professional manner with strong team-working ability and excellent customer service skills.
For further details and to apply for this post please visit our website https://jobs.ucreative.ac.uk
The closing date for receipt of applications is 11th November 2019.
Interviews will be held on 20th November 2019.
We value the diversity of our organisation and welcome applicants from all sections of the community.