Art Technician
Ark Bolingbroke Academy
Salary From
£10.85 per Hour

Art Technician

An exciting opportunity has arisen for dedicated technician to develop their experience within our passionate and ever courageous community.


We are a courageous, compassionate community - empowering excellence. We are a value lead organisation, being bold within every aspect of our lives at school. 


We empower our teams by valuing the individual and ensuring personal development. This is delivered through weekly CPD sessions, frequent line management meetings and allowing staff to have their voice heard and develop their own ideas and projects. Our staff’s wellbeing is key to creating a friendly supportive community within the school. Guided by our internal wellbeing committee we have a wide range of initiatives designed to improve the motivation and lives of our staff.


The school is currently looking for a part-time Art Technician to join the Art and Design department.


The Role

Our Art Department is a busy environment offering students a broad spectrum of specialisms and we are equipped with laser cutter, 3D printer, dark room, Kiln as well as a variety of specialist sculpting, textile, and CAD tools. Art is an integral part of the curriculum throughout the school. There is a growing take up of the subject at A Level and the Sixth From have an independent studio space.  The appointed Art Technician will be given training if required.  We are looking for a creative person with some artistic knowledge.  Duties will include helping to support and enhance the Teaching and Learning experience of pupils, supporting the Art Department in raising the profile at a whole school, national and international level while also ensuring that the Art Department remains compliant in all Health and Safety matters.


The successful applicant will be enthusiastic and adaptable, able to work in an administrative as well as creative capacity, organising systems and keeping records, as well as offering more practical support in the classroom. The classroom areas for Art and Design are engaged and lively centres of learning, but also provide calm quiet spaces for independent practice. The pupils are motivated and whilst they work well independently on, they may require individual help from the Art Technician.


Reports to:      Head of CPA

Start date:       September 2022  or earlier

                           Term time only   exact hours to be agreed with

Salary:                £10.85 per hour 7 hours a week

Closing Date:  June 28th 2022  at 23.59pm