Job title: Deputy Head of Technical Learning Services (Shared post)

Department: Technical Learning Services

Tel: +44 (0) 131 651 5896


Contact time: Wednesday afternoons, Thursdays and Fridays

  • Provision of technical expertise and specialist support in Animation
  • Supervising students in a practical environment with specialist techniques and procedures
  • Demonstrating, training or teaching skilled or specialist techniques, procedures or methodologies to students and/or staff where necessary
  • Responsible for the monitoring and completion of maintenance schedules for equipment, machinery and specialist IT facilities
  • Carrying out planning and purchasing of capital and consumable items, dealing with suppliers, deliveries and recording of class materials
  • Ensuring that relevant health and safety risk assessments are completed and updated
  • Installing, maintaining and repairing of specialist equipment
  • Regularly updating knowledge and skills to identify new techniques, procedures or conceptual ideas in animation
  • Liaising with facilities, estates, academic and administrative staff to ensure the timely and effective coordination of relevant information
  • Liaising with similar like-minded specialists and peers to share ideas and keep up to date with the latest thinking, knowledge and technological developments