Job Vacancies

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Hereford College of Arts Job Vacancies


Wellbeing Development Officer

Salary: £20,767 - £24,963

Hours:  0.8 – 1.0 post


Hereford College of Arts is a vibrant, dedicated arts college with a specialist focus on art, media, design, popular music and performing arts. The curriculum includes undergraduate and postgraduate degrees alongside a range of Further Education programmes and a wide ranging short course programme.  Our mission is to empower creativity and enrich our world through transformative arts education.   We are proud of our track record but have ambitious plans to develop and grow.  Hereford city and the wider region are also full of ambition with a new engineering university in development and a dynamic bid for UK City of Culture 2021 galvanising arts and businesses across the region.   We are rooted in an exceptional place and connected to the world.
At this exciting time we are seeking to appoint a qualified individual to develop and manage a successful Wellbeing Programme to support the students and staff in the College.
The purpose of the role would be to reduce the number of referrals to counselling, to provide appropriate advice and guidance to students and staff, whilst continuing to build the confidence and resilience of both.
In addition to this, and in order to grow a fresh and innovative provision, the successful applicant would seek to develop new partnerships with external bodies, and identify internal opportunities to increase provision such as peer support.
For an informal discussion please e-mail Wendy Crum, Student Support Manager.
For an application pack please email Jobs or telephone Reception on 01432 273359.
Closing date for applications: 7th July 2017

Interviews to be held:  w/c 17th July 2017

Lecturer (Maternity cover) BA (Hons) Graphic & Media Design

0.2  6-10 months
£23,497 - £28,887 pro rata per annum


The College seeks to appoint a highly creative and committed individual to join the Graphic & Media Design course team. The BA (Hons) degree explores a broad understanding of visual communication working within a wide range of contemporary design disciplines, equipping our students with the professional skills needed to succeed within the industry.
The course is looking to recruit a team member with substantial, professional industry experience in one or more of the specialist pathways offered within the course (e.g. Branding, Editorial Design and Motion Graphics). The successful candidate will be expected to deliver professional practice modules, working with final year students to deliver highly professional, creative solutions to client briefs within set deadlines and budgetary requirements.
It is also desirable that candidates will have experience of working within Higher Education and teaching at undergraduate or postgraduate level. The posts include the management, co-ordination and delivery of Graphic & Media Design modules on the course as well as supporting the enhancement of the student experience.
To find out more about joining this dynamic creative community please e-mail Jobs or contact reception on 01432 273359 for an application pack. 
For an informal discussion please e-mail Innes Jones, BA (Hons) Graphic & Media design HE Course Leader.
Closing date for applications: 29th June 2017
Interviews will be held in week commencing 9th July 2017

Graduate Ambassadors – Two Posts

Marketing/Student Recruitment
Up to £7.50 per hour


Flexible hours up to 37 hours per week, to include some weekend/evening work
September 2017 - end of April 2018, term time only but to include half terms.

Hereford College of Arts is looking to appoint two Graduate Ambassadors to support a targeted programme of activities with schools and colleges which could include presentations to a variety of age groups, smaller group workshops and careers evenings.
In addition, each post will be required to support the work of the Student Recruitment and Marketing team, as well as providing cover for the College’s Receptions. It is anticipated that each post holder will be aligned to support either Student Recruitment or Marketing support work when not actively engaged in our schools and colleges programme.
You will be required to be an outstanding role model and ambassador for arts education and represent Hereford College of Arts through a professional presence at a range of internal and external events inspiring the next generation of art students. 
 You will need to have:

  • A flexible approach to working - as evenings and weekend work is part of this role.
  • A full driving licence and a car to drive with full insurance, including business usage
  • A 2.1 or above degree from Hereford College of Arts, achieved within the last 5 years.

This is a great opportunity to gain experience in Arts Education and develop your skills as part of a busy team.
For an informal discussion please e-mail Wendy Tolley, Student Recruitment & Arts Engagement Manager
For an application pack please email Jobs, or telephone Reception on 01432 273359.
Closing date for application: 10.00am on Friday 23rd June 2017
Interviews to be held: 6th & 7th July 2017