Costume Shop Assistant
The postholder is responsible to the Dean of the Theatre and Entertainment Arts through the Senior Lecturer of Costume Technology. He/She is expected to provide support in different areas of the Costume Shop, including helping out in preparing and running Academy productions, organizing costumes by historical periods, providing assistance to designers and performing students in sourcing costumes accessories.
Applicants should have :
- Skills and experience in costume making, fabric dyeing, backstage dressing and costume supervising;
- Knowledge of costume history and fabrics; and
- Good organizational and time management skills.
Terms of Appointment :
Appointment will be made on a two-year contract, with possibility of renewal, subject to mutual agreement. A gratuity payment equal up to 10% of basic salary earned during the contract period will be payable upon satisfactory completion of contract. Fringe benefits include leave, medical and dental benefits. Starting salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Please apply in writing with full resume, current salary and copies of academic qualifications. Applications with reference code 'CosShA' clearly marked on the envelope should be sent to the Human Resources Office, The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts, No.1 Gloucester Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong, or email firstname.lastname@example.org on or before 13 December 2018.
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