Creative Venue Technician Apprentice, The Lowry

Creative Venue Technician Apprentice

Contract type:             Fixed Term – 24 Months – 40 hours per week

18 months experience and training, plus 6 month assessment period.

Start Date:                  13 January 2020

Salary:                         £16,016 year 1 / £17,076.80 year 2

Have you ever wanted to work backstage in a theatre?

Are you between the ages of 18 & 25?

Do you reside in the Greater Manchester area?

The Lowry working together with other Manchester based venues and under the guidance of the Creative Venue Technician Apprenticeship Scheme are offering this fantastic opportunity to work alongside our experienced technical team in delivering our productions.

We are looking for a highly motivated and well organised individual who has excellent communication skills, attention to detail, a team player and an avid interest in live theatre

During the two year apprenticeship scheme you will be able to have hands-on experience in all disciplines within technical theatre including Lighting, Sound, Audio Visual, Rigging, Stage and Counterweight Flying. The scheme gives you the opportunity to earn a competitive wage whilst learning and working towards a nationally recognised professional qualification in your chosen career path.

For more information and full job description please visit: www.thelowry.com/jobs

To apply for the position of Creative Venue Technician Apprentice please follow this link:-  https://www.findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk/apprenticeship/-485145

Closing date for applications 5th December 2019

The Lowry is an equal opportunities employer. We particularly welcome applications from people from a BAME background or those who are disabled, as they are currently underrepresented in our workforce.