3D Instructor - Metal

Position: 3D Instructor - Metal

Salary: £21,414 - £24,029 per annum

Hours: Full Time

Contract: Permanent

Leeds Arts University is the only specialist arts university in the North of England. We have contributed significantly to the development of arts education for over 170 years, and have developed a national and international reputation based on the achievements of our students and staff.

The successful candidate will work as part of a team applying knowledge and skills to plan and deliver inductions about relevant processes and prepare learning materials to aid staff and students. They will also work flexibly, providing assistance to support learning, teaching, assessment and research activities observing at all times Health and Safety practices, processes and guidelines as defined by the University and legislation.

Applicants should be aware that this role involves some flexibility in working hours and could include evening sessions when required.

The successful applicant should have an arts degree that incorporates significant use of 3D making techniques and demonstrable ability of instructing in and supporting a range of technical processes to a professional standard including:

• Welding (MIG, TIG, Spot, Oxy-Acy)
• Metal Casting (Non-ferrous – Bronze and Aluminium)
• Plasma cutter (manual and/or CNC)
• Sheet Metal/General Fabrication Skills
• Working with various metals: Copper, Brass, Steel, Aluminium
• Working with various types of plastics: Acrylic, HIPS
• Forging

Previous experience in assisting or instructing others is essential to this role as well as being able to communicate complex information clearly and effectively.

The full list of the essential criteria that the successful candidate will need to demonstrate can be found in the job description.

Please note CV’s will not be accepted for this position. To apply for this vacancy please complete an Application Form and Equality & Diversity form and return the completed forms to recruitment@leeds-art.ac.uk. The links to the application pack are below:

Job Description – 3D Instructor - Metal

Application Form

Equality and Diversity Form

Application Guidance Pack

Closing date: Sunday 4th August 2019 at 11.59pm

Interview date: Tuesday 20th August 2019

Leeds Arts University is committed to pursuing equality of opportunity, safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of all learners and expect our staff to share this commitment.