The University of Chichester

Post-Production Technical Operator Apprentice - Higher (Level 4)

The University of Chichester (Employer)

London South Bank University (Training Provider)

Annual wage £17,338.00
37.0 hours per week Monday to Friday, 8.30am - 5.00pm. Some evening and weekend work may be required, for which time-off-in-lieu will be given.
12 months (duration)
1 September 2022(start date)
Post production technical operator (apprenticeship standard)
30 May 2022 (application closing date)
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Job Description

This is an exciting opportunity to study alongside work by undertaking a Level 4 Post-Production Technical Operator apprenticeship whilst providing technical support to students studying subjects within the Creative Industries department.


What will the apprentice be doing?

The role will provide technical support to students studying subjects with the Creative Industries department, maintain post-production related facilities and equipment and demonstrate the use of equipment to staff and students

The post holder will be expected to support:

  • Post Production (picture editing, audio and infrastructure) related activities for the Department of Creative Industries.
  • General film, media and specialist IT teaching/class technology.
  • Loans Counter requirement.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

At the end of the apprenticeship, you will gain a Level 4 Post-Production Technical Operator apprenticeship. 

The training will be delivered over a period of approximately 12 months in 3 teaching blocks during September 2022 (lasting 13 days), February 2023 (lasting 13 days) and June 2023 (lasting 14 days).

The training will take place at London South Bank University.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

cessful completion of this level 4 apprenticeship could lead to work as a machine room operator in post-production companies, VFX houses and specialist content delivery companies. It is also suitable for operators who support the creative process within in-house production facilities.

Skills Required

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative

Qualifications Required

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C/4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/4) Desired
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