Technician Fashion Atelier
UCA is a top 40 university, this year entering the Guardian University Guide league table at position 39, with its School of Architecture placed 5th in the Subject listings. For over 150 years the University for the Creative Arts in Canterbury, Epsom, Farnham, Maidstone and Rochester has been leading the way for art and design education.
Term Time Only Post: 36.25 hours per week, 38 weeks per year
We are seeking an experienced Technician to provide a supportive teaching role. You will have strong technical skills and industry experience in the following areas:
Production and Machining: A strong understanding of manufacturing processes and methodologies, particularly with emphasis on the high end of the market and being able to realise patterns into quality finished garments.
Pattern Cutting: Using both flat and three-dimensional.
You will have professional experience in production machining, being able to construct garments to a high quality finish, instructing students to realise their designs. Good interpersonal and communication skills and knowledge of Health and Safety is a requirement of the role, as is an understanding of safe working practices essential. Experience of working in education or art and design environment is desirable.
For further details and to apply for this post please visit our website.
Interview date: 15th November 2016
Please note the start date for this post will be: 9th January 2017
We value the diversity of our organisation and welcome applicants from all sections of the community.