Sound Technician, Video Technician and Lead Sound Tutor at Sharjah Performing Arts Academy

Application closing date: 6 Feb 2020 12:00am

Based: Sharjah, UAE

Salary: Competitive

Position: Multiple available

Contract: Full Time


Sharjah Performing Arts Academy (SPAA) is an independent academy established by His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Ruler of Sharjah, to address a growing demand in Sharjah and the region for formal quality education and professional training in the performing arts. SPAA is the only UK model conservatoire in the region, offering quality undergraduate programmes taught in English.  The new purpose-built Academy comprising 2 theatres, construction, prop making and paint workshops, CAD suite, costume making and wardrobe, TV studios, rehearsal studios, library, café and gym. The first cohort of students began in September 2019.

SPAA is inviting applications for the position of Lead Sound Tutor, Sound Technician and Video Technician. These pivotal positions are important for the continued successful establishment and development of the Academy. These roles are an exciting opportunity to be part of the creation of a performing arts academy in a progressive and culturally supportive region of the Middle East.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Duties include but are not exclusive to:

Lead Sound Tutor

Alongside the Programme Leader Production Arts and other colleagues, develop and deliver under and post graduate training and assessment in Sound Design and Schematics to a world-leading industry standard.

Sound & Video Technicians

Alongside the Production Manager and other colleagues maintain, operate and advise on sound and video operational capabilities within the Academy to a world leading standard.

Salary and benefits:

Competitive salaries and packages commensurate with the qualifications and relevant experience of the successful candidates.


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