Junior Web Developer


Operations and External Affairs
LCF - High Holborn, London UK
Full time
Communication & External Affairs

23 February 2021 23:55

£29,358.00 - £35,839.00 per annum
Junior Web Developers support the Development Team in building and enhancing the University's core digital channels. Working as part of the Digital Team, they will work alongside Content and UX teams on improving UAL’s digital platforms by building and maintaining templates and functionality through our content management systems. The roles will also be involved in delivering a number of projects.

The University is currently recruiting a number of posts within the Digital Team so this is an exciting opportunity to join us as we advance our digital channels.  

UAL is #2 in the world for art and design education. We are a vibrant world centre for creativity, bringing together 19,000 students at six colleges with international reputations in art, design, fashion, communication and performing arts.  

UAL provides transformative education and world-leading research and enterprise. We are at the centre of public debate for the future of arts, design, fashion and communication and provide an inspirational environment for students, staff and wider communities. We aim to be an equal opportunities employer embracing diversity in all areas of activity.  

The Junior Web Developers will support the Digital Development Manager in delivering the University's main digital channels. Working alongside a team of digital content managers and UX designers, the Web Developers will work with the University's CMS and other digital platforms, building and maintaining templates and functionality.  

  • Understanding of HTML5, CSS3 and Javascript. 
  • Experience of managing bugs and issues through a help desk system
  • Knowledge of content management systems, such as WordPress 
  • Knowledge of PHP7+ and MYSQL 
  • Understanding of front end frameworks and libraries such as Foundation and React 
  • Understanding of source control and workflow using Git, NPM, Gulp. 

Demonstrable knowledge and experience of web and accessibility standards 

Apply Early:

Please note that this role may close earlier than the stated closing date if a sufficient number of applications are received. If you wish to apply for this position, you are advised to submit your application as soon as possible.


If you have any queries you may contact oeastaffrecruitment@arts.ac.uk

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.