Technician/Demonstrator - HE Fine Art

Hartlepool, Durham
01 Nov 2018
14 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

35 hours per week.

We are looking for an organised, self-motivated and enthusiastic individual to provide technical support, instruction and supervision to students in the safe and correct use of the relevant machinery, equipment and materials associated with the multi-disciplinary nature of contemporary Fine Art. The successful candidate will display a knowledge of and interest in Fine Art and a technical skills base which may include a broad range of sculptural techniques such as, metal and wood working, casting and ceramics. A familiarity with the processes of printmaking, painting and drawing is also highly desirable. Your duties will include assisting academic staff during practical sessions, maintenance of equipment, maintaining and supervising the safe and efficient operation of the teaching area and providing technical support in the development of the lecturers’ practical work with the students.

The ideal candidate may have a Degree in Fine Art and have 5 GCSEs at grade C or above, or equivalent, including Maths and English, and should also have excellent visual and verbal communication skills.

In return, as a member of the Northern School of Art team of staff, you will be provided with:

  • The opportunity to develop your career and demonstrate you can reach achievable goals;
  • The opportunity to be supported to regularly update your skills and knowledge;
  • The opportunity to make a difference to the lives of young people in the Tees Valley; and
  • Membership of the local government pension scheme with employer’s contributions.

If you have any questions please call (01642) 856119 or email

Please apply via the link.