Job title:Theatre Technician (Maternity Cover)
Location: Uppingham, Oakham
Closing date:2019-06-18 00:00:00
Salary:£18,000 per annum
Hours:45 hours per week
Job type:Full time
Role overview:
Theatre Technician (Maternity Cover) 

Uppingham School founded in 1584 is one of Britain’s leafing co-educational independent boarding schools, It is located in the small market town of Uppingham, amid the rolling fields of Rutland. 

Position: Theatre Technician (Maternity Cover) 
Location: Uppingham, Oakham 
Job type: Full Time, Fixed Term Contract Maternity cover 
Hours: 45 hours per week Monday to Sunday as required by the needs of the department, 32 weeks term time plus 4 weeks (36 weeks per year). 
Salary: £18,000 per annum 

The closing date for applications is: 5pm on Tuesday 18th June 2019. 
Interview date: Monday 24th June 2019 

About the role: 

We are currently seeking a Theatre Technician (Maternity Cover) at Uppingham School. 

The Theatre Technician supports the Artistic Director with quality, delivery and success of the School’s theatrical performance programme. You will be responsible for theatre maintenance, technical support and co-curricular provision. 

About you: 

The ideal candidate will have sound and lighting experience, familiarity with the culture and organisational structures of Schools, computer literate, strong communications skills. You will have the ability to plan and manage your own workload, a natural problem solver, possess the capability to analyse and improve systems and offer a flexible approach to working hours. 

Uppingham School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Successful candidates must be willing to undergo full screening in accordance with Keeping Children Safe in Education (KSCiE), including an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. Issues relating to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of pupils will be explored at interview. 

You may have experience of the following: Theatre Technician, Theatre, Audio Visual Engineer, AV Engineer, Audio Visual Technician, AV Technician, Sound Engineer, Lighting Engineer, Sound & Lighting Engineer, Performing Arts, etc.