Art & Design: Technical Support Supervisor - Exeter College

  • Multiple Locations
  • Part Time
  • £22,835 - £24,180 FTE per annum

This is an exciting opportunity to join the successful and friendly Faculty of Art & Design. Successful applicants are likely to have had experience of working with a range of learners with varied educational backgrounds and must be committed to giving students an outstanding educational experience.

Situated in a purpose built building The Centre for Creative Industries, the Faculty predominantly delivers a range of art-based subjects from Fine Art, Graphics, Photography to Fashion and Textiles, these including UAL Level 2 Diploma, A Levels, UAL Level 3 Diploma, UAL Foundation Diploma and Access to HE. The faculty actively listens to its learners, and we have very positive learner feedback.

The technician team working within the faculty are pivotal to ensuring that students are able to realise their creativity through the safe use equipment that is fit for purpose. The person in the role will be responsible for overseeing the day to day running of our 3D workshop, print room, ceramic workshop and supporting the faculty in their preparation and delivery of teaching. As a technical demonstrator you should enjoy working with young people. You will oversee a small highly skilled team of Technical Facilitators in meeting the needs of the faculty.

We are keen to invite candidates who have experience of a wide range of art and design techniques from using a 3D printer, use of woodwork machinery to print making and ceramics. Training will be provided.

In return the college offers:
• Holiday entitlement of 28 days holiday per year, plus bank holidays, Christmas closure (which has been 2 weeks in recent years);
• Access to a Pension scheme, a career average scheme, with 23.68% employer contribution;
• A focus on staff wellbeing and professional development;
• A supportive and inclusive learning environment
• Discount platforms and finance management support through our staff portal.
• To work for one of The Sunday Times Best Not -For-Profit organisations that is thriving and continuing to grow year on year.

Exeter College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults and expects all staff to share this commitment. 

Exeter College is committed to promoting equality of opportunity and access for all, irrespective of age, background, race, gender, religion, ability, disability or sexuality. We welcome applications for employment from the whole community.
Successful applicants will be required to undertake an enhanced disclosure by the DBS.

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Interviews will be held in Exeter, date to be confirmed.

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Job Details

  • OrganisationOther Organisations
  • Work LocationExeterDevon
  • Work Postcode

  • Reference


  • Occupational GroupEducation Support

  • Salary Details

    £22,835 - £24,180 FTE per annum

  • Job TermPermanent
  • Appointment TypePart Time
  • Hours

    0.6 FTE

  • Closing Date


  • DBS Check Required