Printmaking Support Technician
24 November 2020 23:55
This role is designed to support screenprinting, intaglio, and traditional print techniques within one of the most established technical departments at the college. Working in the Printmaking, Book Arts & Letterpress team, the role will support courses across the College, including BA/MA Graphic Media Design, and BA/MA Illustration and Visual Media. The day-to-day duties will include maintaining printmaking facilities such as screenprinting tables, etching presses, drying racks and other equipment found across the workshops.
As a support technician, the successful applicant will be expected to support specialist technical staff in preparing workshops and taught activities, and to support students in a one to one scenario. The successful applicant may also be given the opportunity to lead the occasional workshop for personal development.
You will have gained experience from working with printmaking machinery and will have worked extensively in intaglio and screenprinting. The successful applicant will work alongside technicians and academics within the college to ensure students are trained in the safe, innovative and professional use of the College’s technical resources.
Above all we are looking for a motivated, creative individual who can add to a growing and increasingly important team at the college. We would expect high levels of technical competence and a dedication to personal development.
If you have any general queries, you may contact Lesley Wilkins, Staffing Administrator, firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone: 020 7514 7985
UAL is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive university - a place where we all can be ourselves and reach our full potential in our work, learning and creative practice. We offer a range of family friendly, inclusive employment policies, flexible working arrangements and Staff Support Networks. We welcome applicants from diverse backgrounds, including race, disability, age, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion and belief, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, and caring responsibility.
Candidates are advised to submit applications early.
This opportunity is closed to applications.