WPT Media Officer - Design

Job Vacancy

Media Officer – Design

37 hours/week, permanent, full time.

WPT Band 5 £22,627 – £24,491

As soon as possible

WPT Leaf HR

Wickersley Partnership Trust

22nd November 2021

About us

At Wickersley Partnership Trust, pupils and learning are at the centre of everything we do. We nurture the development of knowledge, creativity, skills and understanding to help our children develop into happy, healthy, caring and successful citizens. We do this in a safe and positive learning environment where every individual is valued, self-belief is encouraged and each individual is able to achieve their full potential.

Wickersley Partnership Trust was founded in 2014 with charitable status and currently comprises of 8 primary schools and 5 secondary schools (including 1 sixth form) across Rotherham and neighbouring counties. WPT is committed to ensuring that all students have the best educational experience possible, and to do this, we recognise the importance of supporting our staff thoroughly in their professional development through the dissemination of best practice and collaboration, and through reflecting and debating on their practice. More about WPT’s vision can be found on our website.

About the role

This is an exciting opportunity for a creative, enthusiastic and proactive individual to join our Media, Marketing and Publicity Team. You will work within WPT and across our 13 schools on a number of digital and traditional print design projects, ranging from signage and branding to educational and marketing materials. Working alongside the Media, Marketing & Publicity Manager, you will help to develop branding strategies to communicate WPT’s core vision to all stakeholders, ensuring a consistent brand identity throughout.

As our ideal candidate, you will have a proven successful background in digital and graphic design with a strong portfolio of work. You will be aware of current and emerging trends and have solid experience of Adobe Creative Cloud products. You should possess strong communication skills and a high level of computer literacy, with the ability to work as part of a team and also to lead individual projects. Photography and web development skills are desirable but not essential.

Please visit our new recruitment website to apply – look for the ‘Media Website Officer’ role.

If you would like to share your portfolio, please send this to Scott Gunn, Media, Publicity and Marketing Manager at sgunn@wickersleypt.org.

In line with our commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students, the appointment will be subject to an enhanced criminal record check and satisfactory references.

Further information about the Disclosure Scheme can be found at www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check

Please note we operate safer recruitment and we do not accept CVs, all applicants must complete an application form in full.