Technical Demonstrator in Fashion Business Promotion & Marketing

University of Salford

What we are looking for…

Our Technical Team are highly skilled across a wide range of creative disciplines and are at the forefront of their creative specialisms. They constantly link with the latest developments in the creative industries and have a passion for inspiring the next generation of Industry professionals. This particular opportunity sits within the Art and Design Directorate. 

In this Creative Technical Demonstrator and Digital Artsopportunity, we are looking for a confident, self-motivated, patient, team player that can work in a fast-paced and challenging environment. 

Your outstanding communication skills, both written and verbal, and exceptional organisational skills will shine through as you support and engage with our students. 

Self-development will be a top priority as you stay one step ahead in the design industry. 

What can you expect to be doing in this role? 

  • Working mostly with theFashion Business Promotion and Marketingcourses(but also others within the school) as a Technical Demonstrator you will provide both technical and practical support to teaching and learning activities, supporting a range of creative techniques, skills and methods in both traditional and digital technologies that are current within Fashion Business sphere whether that’s via creative design, social media platforms or digital support to name a few. This will assist in the manufacture and production of student printing projects to industry standards. This support will be across a range of modules, levels (and on occasion other programs) primarily around theprograms in the Fashion Business Promotion and Marketing suite.  
  • Liaise with academic and other technical staff regarding learning support for modules, student projects, shows and exhibitions and organising the necessary resources in the support of them. 
  • Assist with maintenance of studios and equipment and contribute to the high levels of Health and Safety within the area. Also assist with the ordering and management of consumables and equipment. 
  • Contribute to our thinking and be challenging on how Salford can transform the way it addresses equity disparities,embraces diversity and becomes more inclusive.

Applicants should be aware that the postalthough based mostly in the New Adelphi Building,may involve working at multiple university buildings and campusesif required. 

What’s in it for you? 

With over 200 languages spoken across Greater Manchester, we want to create an inspirational, inclusive learning and working environment, celebrating the diversity of our University community in our everyday conversations. Our student population is already incredibly diverse and we want to ensure this is reflected across our colleague profile as well. 

To help you, we have wide ranging colleague support networks, promoting awareness events throughout the year and giving you the opportunity to share your experiences with others. Our extensive faith centre facilities reflect our continuing commitment to support the student and colleague experience and the beliefs and values you bring to our community. 

There is a varied benefits package available through ‘My Salford’ where you can tailor your benefits to suit your own lifestyle – everything from additional annual leave, savings on High Street shopping, travel discounts as well as health and wellbeing support. To maintain work/life balance, when appropriate you can connect to work from wherever you are. Whether it’s our Peel Park Campus, MediaCityUK or your couch at home, the tools are there for you to do your best work.  The role will be based on the Peel Park, University of Salford campus. 

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