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Technical Tutor in Metalwork and Casting

UCA - University for Creative Arts

Part Time

Farnham, UK

£28,929- £32,411




16 April 2023 at 00:00:00

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the Technical Team at our Farnham Campus. We are looking for a skilled individual to support students and provide technical tuition in metal fabrication and a range of bronze and metal casting processes.

You will oversee the day-to-day care and operation of the Metalworking facilities, providing knowledge, expertise, and experience of casting in metal and other metalwork processes, creative applications, and safe working practices.
This will include the delivery of technical workshops and demonstrations into metal working equipment used in cutting, forming, fabrication and finishing techniques alongside Foundry work, including mould making and ceramic shell moulding, bronze casting, finishing, fettling and patination.

This position requires knowledge and understanding of the H&S hazards associated with the use of specialist equipment and materials needed when creating metal artworks.
Experience of relevant safe working practices and a high degree of knowledge in all appropriate H&S procedures is a must to ensure the safety of our learners.
You will be able to demonstrate a positive and flexible approach when supporting both students and staff.
This is a dynamic role that needs excellent communication and interpersonal skills, along with the ability to apply initiative, problem-solve and work as part of a team.  
If this sounds like you, please do apply.

Actual salary for the post is £17,357 – £19,446 per annum for 21.75 hours a week.

The University has a dedicated Learning & Organisational Development team who work with
staff and managers to capitalise on training opportunities. Training will be provided to the
successful candidate to build upon the existing skill base and fill any gaps in knowledge.
If you would like an informal discussion about this opportunity, please contact Kelly-Marie
Roberts on 01252 891485 or email:

At UCA, creativity and innovation are at the heart of what we do. Our legacy of educating eager
and passionate artists, makers and thinkers runs back almost 160 years, and today we’re helping
shape a global future that supports and nourishes talent worldwide.
Our campuses across Surrey and Kent are vibrant communities, each specialising in different areas
of the creative industries. We are also home to a thriving research hub, with academic experts
and fellows leading the way in research on sustainability, design, textiles, animation, history and
culture, and more.

Are you ready to share your passion for creativity with the next generation of innovators? If so,we want to hear from you.

For further details and to apply for this post please visit our website
The University for the Creative Arts (UCA) aims to be a welcoming and inclusive University that is truly representative of all sections of society. We particularly encourage applications from people from minoritised ethnic groups and people with disabilities who are currently under-represented within the University.
Please note UCA may close a vacancy early in the event of high numbers of applications being received.

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