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Art Technician

Job Title: Art Technician
Job Reference No: 18-19136
Responsible to: Head of Art
Hours per week: Full time, term time
Salary: 
£9.21 an hour
Contract: Maternity Cover
Closing date: 09.00 on Monday 16th September 2019
Interview date: W/C 16th September 2019

Taunton School was founded in 1847. It is an independent day and boarding school for approximately 1,150 boys and girls, aged from 0 - 18 years, with approximately 400 boarders. We aim to challenge, nurture and inspire young people to succeed in a global community.

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, organised and reliable Studio Technician to join the Art Department at Taunton School.

The successful candidate will enjoy working with a variety of people, facilitating challenging art activities, and sharing his/her cutting-edge Apple Mac/PC skills. The maternity cover is required from the middle/end of October 2019.

Hours: 8am to 5pm Monday to Friday and 8am to 12.35pm Saturday; term time plus INSET days.

Relevant experiences and/or qualifications are desirable. Advanced knowledge of Apple Mac computers and the Adobe Creative Suite is essential.

Our School ethos is of a shared responsibility and positive contribution from all to the life and work of this busy six-day-a-week boarding and day community. This is what makes Taunton School such a thriving, energetic and well-rounded Independent School. We offer a competitive package and an outstanding educational environment in which to work.

Application details:
Please complete and submit a Taunton School application form and equal opportunities monitoring form accompanied with a covering letter to tsrecruit@tauntonschool.co.uk. Alternatively, applications can be posted to the HR Department at the main School address. Please note CVs alone will not be accepted.

Closing date for receipt of applications is 09.00 on Monday 16th September 2019

Download the Taunton School application form in MS Word format here
Download the equal opportunities monitoring form in MS Word format here
Download the job description in MS Word format here

Taunton School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The offer of employment will be subject to pre-employment checks including satisfactory references and a successful enhanced DBS check.

Taunton School is an equal opportunities employer and sets out to be caring and reasonable in its approach to all staff; it values its staff and has been accredited with the Investors in People gold standard.