Media Technician and Lecturer

Full time

12 month fixed term contract 

Office based (Chalfont St Peter)

This is no ordinary role!

We train veterans to get into jobs within the media industry,  if you want to be part of this fulfilling role then apply now!

The Media Technician and Lecturer is a key role in the BFBS Academy and is responsible for the day to day running of all Academy resources and facilities, including Training studio production, editing, camera, audio, and lighting equipment.

Working at the BFBS Academy, working closely with BFBS’s Technology department, and reporting into the Head of BFBS Academy, you will ensure that equipment is maintained and made available in a timely manner.

The Media Technician and Lecturer will provide first line support for equipment and software problems experienced by the teaching staff and students alike.

The Media Technician and Lecturer will routinely be available to the students and act as a technical instructor on equipment and software. Close engagement and relationship with students will enable the staff member to have a mentoring and advisory role.

They will have a thorough understanding of non-linear file-based production workflows and any experience of working with a green screen studio and associated technologies will be an advantage.

The Media Technician and Lecturer will have a good understanding and knowledge of the equipment and software deployed both within the academy and the broader BFBS business and therefore able to offer support accordingly. 

The Media Technician and Lecturer will be expected to stay well-informed of changing media production technologies and advise and recommend changes accordingly.

Please refer to the Job Description and Person Specification below for full details of the role.

If you think you can do about 70% of the role, then do still apply. If you would like to work in a supportive, dynamic environment with a friendly team then we want to hear from you!

BFBS is a great place to work, and we are looking for someone who has a passion for this type of role and industry.

How to apply

Please click the below 'Apply now' or e-mail [email protected] and send your CV with an e-mail outlining the skills and experience that you can bring to this role. 

We would be grateful if you can also complete the Equal Opportunities form and submit as part of your application.

All applicants must be able to demonstrate current eligibility to work in the UK.

What we offer

We offer a competitive employee benefits package that has been designed to support your health and well-being, and care for you financially. This includes a generous holiday entitlement, flexible/hybrid working, family friendly policies and employee assistance programme.

We are a modern, vibrant and forward-thinking organisation and attract talented people to join and develop at BFBS, where we strive to create a diverse and collaborative working environment where everyone can contribute, learn and be themselves. We have a number of networks run by our community of colleagues, including Wellbeing, and Diversity and Inclusion.

For more information about BFBS and what we can offer you, please go to Careers at BFBS

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Due to the number of applications received, if you do not hear from us within 14 days of applying you have unfortunately been unsuccessful on this occasion.