Technician Demonstrator BA (Hons) Architecture and MA Architecture

Arts University Bournemouth

Arts University Bournemouth is the leading professional arts university dedicated to turning creativity into careers. Offering courses in art, design, architecture, media and performance, we are passionate about our specialist subjects and dedicated both to education and the creative industries which we serve.

An exciting opportunity exists to work with a dedicated team supporting students and staff within the field of Architecture and the wider Subject Area of Architecture, Interior Architecture and Modelmaking.

You will be required to deliver a variety of induction programmes and continual support in, but not limited to, the use of architectural drafting and 3D CAD modeling software, such as Auto CAD, SketchUp, Rhino and Revit as well as the Adobe Creative Suite. They will also be required to facilitate and support student making with both hand and machine techniques including laser cutting and 3D printing.

The ability to construct and adapt teaching aids and maintain a safe working environment with current knowledge of Health and Safety legislation relevant to the environment is fundamental to the role.

You must be able to competently assist with the essential maintenance of course equipment and be able to contribute accurately to material requisition as well as be confident in sourcing new suppliers and the best deals to ensure value for money is achieved for the University in line with procurement requirements.

The post holder will also be responsible for ensuring the learning environment is adequately equipped, whilst supporting and supervising a diverse range of learners in using various equipment and software.

Candidates must be able to plan and organise a complex workload within a very busy and constantly changing environment and possess the ability to work independently and as a member of a team as required, at times working outside of the course to support learners.

A Level 3 qualification and/or equivalent experience is required and ideally candidates should possess a degree level qualification and/or a subject related qualification or equivalent experience.

Experience of working with young adults in a teaching or training environment would also be advantageous.

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Closing Date: Wednesday 23 August 2017
Interview Date: Friday 15 September 2017