Technical Tutor for Digital Design
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Technical Tutor for Digital Design Farnham
Part-Time Post: 21.75 hours per week
Salary: £26,243 - £29,515 pro rata per annum Ref: 19-SURR263-0087-1
We are looking to appoint a Technical Tutor in Digital Design. This post will provide technical support and tuition, enabling students to produce interactive digital content. You will have commercial design experience of developing websites, mobile apps, moving image, online and interactive content.
Specialist design software and associated processes form the essential criteria of the role. You will be able to demonstrate experience and aptitude in design of interactive and multimedia content (using tools such as Adobe XD, Sketch, InVision).
You will have the ability to deliver teaching sessions for Adobe applications including After Effects, Premiere and Photoshop.
Planning and delivering technical workshops in support of the academic aims of the courses as well as tutoring students on the technical components of their projects.
You will also have excellent communication skills, be a good team worker and be able to demonstrate an aptitude for dealing tactfully with students and staff. The ability to work under pressure is essential.
The pro rata salary for this position will be £15,745 - £17,709 per annum.
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The closing date for receipt of applications is 24th March 2019.
Interviews will be held on 2nd April 2019.
We value the diversity of our organisation and welcome applicants from all sections of the community.