Technician in Art and Design

We have a great opportunity based across our Kettering and Corby campuses for a Technician in Art and Design to become a key member of our Art and Design department.

As a Technician in Art and Design, you will play a pivotal role in the success of our students through:

  • Providing technical support and assistance to Lecturers and trainers in studio areas.
  • Maintaining studio facilities and ensure serviceability and security of stock and equipment, and ensure Health and Safety requirements are met.
  • Providing First aid response to learners, clients or staff where necessary.

Our ideal candidates will have knowledge of current practices within the Art & Design industry and knowledge of Health and Safety practices and procedures, alongside the following qualifications:

  • Experience in the Art & Design industry.
  • Willingness to achieve Literacy and Numeracy Level 2 or equivalent or English and Maths or similar at GCSE grade A-C or equivalent
  • Willingness to work towards a First Aid qualification if not already held

Further details of the essential criteria for the post can be located within the Job Description.

About Us

The Bedford College Group aims to deliver world-class skills and education to the communities we serve. The Bedford College Group is comprised of Bedford College, Shuttleworth College, The Bedford Sixth Form, Tresham College and the National College of Motorsport.

Contract Type – Bedford College

  • 20 hours per week (0.48484 FTE) / 40 weeks per year
  • 27 days per annum (plus public holidays), pro rata for part-time
  • Peoples Pension
  • Free on-site parking
  • Retail and leisure discounts

An Enhanced DBS check will be required and you will be required to declare any convictions, cautions, reprimands or final warnings, which would not be filtered in line with current guidance.

Interviews will be held on a date to be confirmed.

As a result of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, in the interests of business continuity The Bedford College Group may conduct our interviews via Microsoft Teams. More information will be available at interview stage.

Supporting Documents

For further information about the role including job description and application form please visit the vacancies section of our website via the apply link.