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Applications are invited for the post of Media Arts Technician in the Media Arts Department.

Are you well-organised, have a keen knowledge of digital film production processes and equipment, and are willing to demonstrate your considerable practical knowledge and professional experience with our creative students? 

Working as one of our dedicated workshop technicians, serving a creative student community of around four hundred undergraduate and taught postgraduate students, you will run workshop classes in digital film production techniques and provide day to day operational guidance and advisory support to students and academic staff.

We are looking for someone to guide the storytellers of the future with experience of virtual production, game engines and traditional digital film making skills in cinematography, lighting, camera operation, sound, and post-production. You will work alongside experienced technical and academic colleagues to deliver indicative content of visual storytelling to the next generation of film makers.

Your excellent communication skills will include the ability to enable students from our diverse community to understand technical and operational production concepts in the context of their practice work and assessments. You will also have an up-to-date understanding of professional location filming practice, together with associated product knowledge. 

This is an exciting and demanding hands-on role involving a significant amount of course content delivery and student facing interaction. The post requires full time attendance during office hours, with occasional need to support special events at weekends, such as Open Days and evening events.

In return we offer a highly competitive rewards and benefits package including:

  • Generous annual leave entitlement 
  • Training and Development opportunities
  • Pension Scheme with generous employer contribution 
  • Various schemes including Cycle to Work, Season Ticket Loans and help with the cost of Eyesight testing. 
  • Free parking 

The post is based in Egham, Surrey where the College is situated in a beautiful, leafy campus near to Windsor Great Park and within commuting distance from London.

To view further details of this post and to apply please visit https://jobs.royalholloway.ac.uk. For queries on the application process the Human Resources Department can be contacted by email at: recruitment@rhul.ac.uk 

Please quote the reference: 0921-348  

Closing Date:   Midnight, 22nd September 2021

Interview Date: TBC 

Please note that it will not be possible for the College to issue a Certificate of Sponsorship for successful candidates as this role does not fall into one of the standard occupational codes deemed eligible for sponsorship by UK Visas and Immigration.

Royal Holloway is committed to equality and diversity, and encourages applications from all sections of the community. Read here about structures and initiatives around equality and diversity, including information on staff diversity networks.

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