Performing Arts & Media Technician

Part Time – 2 to 3 days per week

Term time only

Grade 4 SCP 7 (£24,294) – SCP 11 (£25,979),pro rota

To start: Sept 24

The Bulmershe School are looking to appoint a Technician to support our Communication & Performing Arts Faculty [CAP Arts]. The role would be to provide general technical and administrative assistance in the delivery of the CAP Arts Curriculum to help raise standards and achievement. The successful candidate will ideally have a background in Communication or Performing Arts and will need to be self-motivated and flexible in their work. We would particularly welcome applications from individuals who have experience in supporting the technical aspects of theatrical productions and who would be been keen to support our thriving “tech team” of students in their exam and school production work.

The CAP Arts Faculty incorporates the Drama, Music, Media Studies and Dance Department. The Faculty prides itself on its strong commitment to students both academically and in becoming well-rounded individuals. There is a culture of team work and support amongst the teachers and wider team, who are all committed to teaching and learning, alongside wellbeing.

We are very proud of our thriving Faculty and the constant progress students are achieving. We have an absolute commitment to the Arts and we will always continue to ensure that the CAP Arts plays a central role in our curriculum.

Specific duties and responsibilities

  • Providing technical support within the classroom and working alongside students, across Drama, Music, Media and Dance
  • Preparing and ordering materials and equipment for use in lessons and to assist with the reprographics and ICT administration within the Faculty
  • Assisting with the Whole School Production, shows and displays across the school
  • Ensuring the well organised storage of materials, equipment and work
  • Maintaining efficient and tidy organisation of studios, classrooms and other areas
  • Share our high expectations for progress for all students
  • Work independently, but also making a significant contribution to the team
  • Share our positive ethos and commitment to inclusion

Why join The Bulmershe School

The Bulmershe School is a heavily oversubscribed school which sits at the heart of the community. We are a mixed local authority, 11-18 school of approximately 1,400 students, who come from diverse backgrounds and cultures. We work closely with our parents, partners and feeder school to achieve the best outcomes for all of our students. We were rated as ‘Good’ in our last OFSTED report and are aiming for Outstanding.

We believe that The Bulmershe is a school where you can really make a difference and we look forward to your application. 

How to Apply

  • If you’d like to find out more about role, the school, or to talk to us about options for flexible working – call: 0118 935 3353 to arrange to meet us for coffee and a chat
  • Ready to apply? Please complete our application form (CVs will not be accepted)
  • Email your application and equal opportunities form to the Assistant School Business Manager, Ms Bagley: vbagley@bulmershe.wokingham.sch.uk

The Bulmershe School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointments are subject to enhanced DBS clearance and satisfactory employment references. Note: This job description is not your contract of employment or any part of it. It has been prepared only for the purpose of school organisation and may change either as your contract changes or as the organisation of the school is changed. Nothing will be changed without consultation.

 

Documents

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Vacancy Pack Performing Arts Technician The Bulmershe School 14th May 2024 Download
Equal Opportunities Form 06th Feb 2023 Download
Support staff application form 18th Jan 2023 Download