Technical Supervisor (Stage & Production Management), East 15 - University of Essex


East 15 Acting School is a top-ranked conservatoire school which consistently scores over 95% for student satisfaction in the National Student Survey 2017. Part of the University of Essex, East 15 was recently rated one of the top three for Drama and dance in the Guardian University Guide 2018, number one in the Times and Sunday Times Good university Guide and voted number one for the Diversity in The Stage. We are committed to excellence in education and research.

Duties of the Role
We are looking to appoint a Stage & Production Management Supervisor to support the teaching staff and students in undertaking of Stage Management and Production Management within the School. In particular the focus is responsible for ensuring the students are mentored in the appropriate area of specialism and demonstrate equipment and tools as required and provide guidance in Stage Management across the school. This full time permanent role will be based in Loughton (Central Line) and other locations as required for projects.  There may be occasional support required for the Southend Campus.

Skills and qualifications required
The successful candidate will hold an undergraduate degree or appropriate professional training qualification/experience. Experience of Stage Management is essential and previous experience of working with students within a training or educational setting desirable. The candidate will have relevant professional experience and have strong organisational skills, and experience of production supervision is essential.

The post holder will have awareness of health and safety requirements in a production and training environment. They must have a flexible approach to work with a willingness to work outside normal office hours. A full valid UK driving licence is required, in order to transport staging equipment to and from venues, with the use of East 15 vehicles.

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