Job reference number: 311-17
Founded in 1882, the Royal College of Music (RCM) is a world-leading music conservatoire with a prestigious history and contemporary outlook. Our 800 undergraduate and postgraduate students come from over 60 countries and are taught in a dynamic environment, leaving the RCM to become the outstanding performers, conductors and composers of the future. The RCM was named top institution for performing arts in the UK and Europe and second in the world in the 2017 QS World University Rankings.
The RCM is seeking to recruit a Theatre Technician for its performance venues. The successful candidate will join a lively and creative team in an exciting working environment, and will play a key role in the Britten Theatre, supporting the Senior Lighting and Senior Staging Technicians and acting as Duty Technician for internal and external events, including in-house opera productions and other College performances.
Relevant theatre training and experience is essential, combined with experience of rigging and basic stage carpentry. The ability to act as a strong team player and to react to changing, sometimes pressurised, circumstances in a calm and professional manner will be key to success in the post.
This post is offered on a permanent full-time basis and the working hours will be delivered flexibly as required (across Monday – Sunday).
To apply, please complete our Application and Equal Opportunities Monitoring forms available to download from our website and submit to Isabella Enstrom, HR Assistant at firstname.lastname@example.org or by post to Royal College of Music, Prince Consort Road, London, SW7 2BS.
CVs without an application form will not be accepted. Please ensure that you include the Job Reference Number (311-17) when submitting your application.
Closing date for receipt of applications is 12pm on Monday 16 October 2017.
Interviews will be held on Tuesday 24 October 2017. With some roles at the RCM second interviews may take place.
The Royal College of Music is an Equal Opportunities Employer.