Oldham Sixth Form College

Cross College Support Technician (Performing Arts and Media)

Oldham, Greater Manchester
06 Jun 2018
18 Jun 2018
Job Level
Contract Type
Part Time

Commences 21st August 2018, permanent, 36 hrs 40 mins per week, Mon - Friday (42 weeks per year)​.

*Salary is pro-rata of Points 16-21 of the Sixth Form College’s Support Staff pay spine, currently £16,400-£18,125 per annum.

Oldham Sixth Form College is a large and diverse sixth form college in the North West specialising in Advanced level courses. We have an excellent reputation for academic and vocational achievement, comprehensive pastoral care and extensive enrichment. Join us and you will become part of a high quality, forward thinking educational establishment committed to meeting the needs of the community it serves. We are a diverse and vibrant College and proud of the year on year successes and achievements of our students and staff.

In 2016-17, Oldham Sixth Form College was graded 'Good' by Ofsted, receiving a glowing report. In addition, the outstanding achievement and progression rates of all our students led to OSFC receiving the Social Mobility Award at the Educate North Awards in April 2017. Furthermore, in July 2017, the college was designated a Teaching School in recognition of its impressive track record in developing teachers and sharing best practice. The college has recently converted to Academy status as part of a Multi Academy Trust (The Pinnacle Learning Trust).

We are looking to recruit a Technician to support the curriculum and cross college events by providing technical support to staff and students in the use, development, delivery and maintenance of the College’s audio visual, performing arts and media equipment and resources. You should have experience of working in a theatre and providing technical support for performances, including operating a lighting desk and sound engineering.  Knowledge of editing video and audio is an advantage. Good interpersonal skills and ability to support students in a classroom and on a one-to-one basis is essential.

Closing Date:  12 noon Monday 18th June 2018

Interview Date: w/c 25th June 2018

To apply please complete the Application Form, Equality Assurance Monitoring Form and attach a supporting statement. These can be found when you click 'Apply.' 

Additional Reasons to Join Us:

  • Automatic enrolment into a Pension Scheme.
  • Cycle to work schemes available.
  • Various health and wellbeing benefits (including on site gym membership).
  • Excellent opportunities for CPD and career development.

Commitment to Safeguarding

As part of our safeguarding commitment and promoting the welfare of children any offers of employment will be subject to satisfactory DBS checks as part of the pre-employment procedures on all potential new employees. Oldham Sixth Form College is an Equal Opportunities Employer and welcomes applications from under represented groups and ethnic minorities.