Falmouth University's mission is to become one of the pioneering specialist multi-arts institutions in the world, setting a benchmark for excellence in creative education across art, design, media, performance and writing.
BA Fashion Design is part of the reputable Fashion and Textiles Institute at Falmouth. We are seeking to appoint a Technician to support our teaching team.
Responsible for working closely with students to manually create first patterns from their designs, support with amendments and provide feedback. The post holder will be fully involved in the fitting, toiling and prototype process.
The successful candidate will be part of a wider technical team and have excellent abilities, based on thorough and up to date knowledge and experience of contemporary practices in core, specialist and professional technical expertise of pattern cutting and related strategies to assist students.
We are looking for an individual who is ambitious, motivated and enthusiastic, with the ability to excite students through industry-linked initiatives, demonstrating a progressive and dynamic approach to pattern cutting in a range of settings and contexts including the prestigious annual Fashion Show.
This is an exciting opportunity which adds to our already unique industry experienced academic and technical team and contributes to the growth of an established course.
We offer excellent facilities and benefits to our staff. These include generous holiday entitlements, pension scheme, childcare vouchers and training and development courses.
The closing date for this position is Sunday 9 February 2014http://www.falmouth.ac.uk/jobs