Theatre Technician at New Wolsey Theatre

Application closing date: 22 Apr 2024 9:00am

Based: New Wolsey Theatre - Ipswich

Salary: £27,315

Position: Theatre Technician

Contract: Full Time


Job description

The New Wolsey Theatre is looking for two full-time, permanent Theatre Technicians who will work within the Production team to deliver the technical requirements of the theatre’s Produced, Presented and Creative Communities work.

The Production Department is at the heart of what we do, supporting around six in-house/ co-produced shows each year and a vibrant visiting and community programme, each show or project brimming with creativity and ambition thanks to a committed in-house team.

The roles are for 40 hours per week, and will include evening and weekend work. The rota and pattern of work will change week to week, subject to the theatre schedule.

You will already have some professional experience as a Theatre Technician for example in lighting, sound, video or carpentry, and will have an open and creative outlook to providing technical support that will be just right for our friendly, busy and welcoming theatre.

We’re interested in hearing from candidates with some (but not necessarily all) of the skills and experience outlined in the job description.

For more information about this role please download the recruitment pack.
We’d love applications from people of all backgrounds, especially from Black, Asian and ethnically diverse backgrounds, those who identify as deaf and disabled people, neurodivergent people, members of the LGBTQIA+ community and those from lower socio-economic backgrounds. We are up for exploring support and development needs and will make reasonable adjustments to enable applicants to participate in the selection process, and for the successful applicant to carry out their role.

If you need us to make any adjustments to allow you to fully participate, would like an informal and confidential discussion about the position, or if you would like the candidate pack in different accessible formats please contact Lucy Parker

The deadline for applications is 9am, Monday 22nd April 2024.
Interviews will be held at the theatre week commencing Monday 29th April 2024.

We will reimburse reasonable travel expenses for candidates to attend an interview.

How to apply:
1. Complete an application form
2. Complete our Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Monitoring Form

Please download the Recruitment Pack for further details including the Job Description and Person Specification.

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