Specialist Technician (Learning and Teaching): Photography


London College of Fashion
LCF - Lime Grove, London UK
Term time only
College Office

20 February 2020 23:55

2 March 2020
£34,943 pro rata pa

This is an exciting opportunity for a digital media specialist to join a leading college in fashion education and play a key role providing assistance to students and staff and contributing to the day-to-day operation of our excellent teaching and learning facilities.

You will be based at the Lime Grove campus, which specialises in Fashion Media, photography, styling and production, journalism, PR and Comms, Creative direction for fashion and Illustration. You will join the specialist technical team responsible for delivering technical workshops.

You will provide professional expertise, guidance and advice to students and staff working with Photography and lens based media and contribute to the delivery of academic activities within the College.

You will also provide support for student learning through informal and formal training and instruction. A key part of the role will be to contribute critical input to student concept and expressive/creative intention, including giving feedback to students and contributing to student formative assessments.

If you have any queries about this role, you may contact the LCF Staffing Team at vacancies@fashion.arts.ac.uk

University of the Arts London is a vibrant world centre for innovation, drawing together six Colleges with international reputations in art, design, fashion, communication and performing arts.

London College of Fashion is extremely proud to be a global leader in fashion education, research and consultancy. Much of its success is down to its dedicated employees, and you will play an important role in shaping future creative professionals, and impact on the future of so many creative industries.

London College of Fashion, UAL is undertaking an unprecedented programme of change. In 2022 we will be consolidating our existing six sites into a new purpose built campus as part of a new education and cultural district on the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. Ahead of this move, we welcome applications from candidates who live in and around East London, as well as from those keen to join us on this exciting and unique opportunity in our College’s history.

You will need a demonstrable contemporary and forward-thinking expertise in a fashion photography practice, including in photographic studio and location practices and in both digital and analogue processes. You will have a high level of proficiency in Adobe CC applications and other related applications and their integration into the fashion photography workflow.

You will also need experience of delivering technical workshops and providing 1-2-1 support for photographic processes and problem solving, as well as experience in broader lens based processes.

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.