Performing Arts Technician

Closes 08.11.2021

Salary Grade 3 dependent on experience

Location Royal High School Bath
Contract term Permanent, Term Time Only
Hours 36 hours per week, Monday- Friday plus occasional evenings and weekends

The role
We are seeking to appoint a friendly and reliable performing arts technician to join our Drama department in November 2021. The successful candidate will have experience in performance and production support including lighting and sound. Additional experience in set design and props, costume and make-up and/or film recording including the use of editing software, would be advantageous.

The post would equally suit a recent graduate in Technical Theatre or Stage Management. You will have good awareness and understanding of a variety of styles and genres in theatre and performance and be willing to work flexibly including evenings and weekends during term time. Experience of working in an education setting and/or leading specialist workshops in your field would be an advantage but is not essential. There will also be the opportunity to apply to be a Boarding Tutor.

About the School
Royal High School Bath is a highly rewarding place to work and is part of the national network of GDST schools dedicated to leadership in girls' education. We offer excellent facilities and resources and a warm, friendly and supportive working environment.

Join us to develop your career in a creative and innovative environment with a generous salary and benefits package.

As part of the GDST, the UK's leading network of independent girls' schools, we can offer a variety of benefits, such as:

  • Competitive salaries and pay progression
  • Access to extensive professional development opportunities
  • Training grants for qualifications
  • Generous pension schemes
  • Free life assurance benefit
  • A discount of up to 50% on fees for children at GDST schools
  • Interest-free loans for training, computer purchase loans and travel season ticket loans
  • A Cycle to Work scheme
  • Free lunches during term time
  • Access to our free BUPA Employee Assistance programme
  • Competitive terms and conditions of employment

To apply, please complete an application form below and return this to the HR department, along with a cover letter to

Applications must be received by Monday 8 November 2021 - Midday.

The GDST are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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