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Founded in 1956, the National Youth Theatre of Great Britain is a world-leading youth arts organisation. We discover, develop and launch diverse talented young people aged 14 to 25 from across the UK, providing high quality practical experience in performance and technical theatre. We pride ourselves on spotting potential and are a company of firsts, continually breaking the mould and cementing our reputation as the home of the best of young British talent. 

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Head of Lighting, Video and Projection (Intake Courses)

The National Youth Theatre is an internationally pioneering and award-winning youth arts charity that offers industry lead creative opportunities to young people aged 14-25. We’re looking for a highly organised and creative, industry specialist in lighting to design and lead a three week summer course for NYT’s new backstage members. The course will be aligned with our Epic Stages summer course providing project and skills based experiences. Applicants should have industry experience in a lighting department, some teaching or mentoring experience and be able to demonstrate the ability to design a deliver and high quality course for young people ages 16 – 25.

APPLICATION CLOSURE DATE: 25 May 2019 by 5pm.

APPLICATION SUBMISSION: Please send a CV and covering letter detailing your suitability for the role to Kat Dale (jobs@nyt.org.uk)  Please also fill in the attached Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form.  Please specify a minimum of three practical Referees of individuals that we may contact to confirm your suitability for this contract.

Download a job description here.

Download a equal opportunities monitoring form here.

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 15th or Thursday 16th May.

The National Youth Theatre of Great Britain is an equal opportunities employer and we actively encourage applications from Black, Minority Ethnic and Disabled people. 

 

Head of Sound Design and Composition (Intake Courses)

The National Youth Theatre is an internationally pioneering and award-winning youth arts charity that offers industry lead creative opportunities to young people aged 14-25. We’re looking for a highly organised and creative, industry specialist in lighting to design and lead a three week summer course for NYT’s new backstage members. The course will be aligned with our Epic Stages summer course providing project and skills based experiences. Applicants should have industry experience in a sound department, some teaching or mentoring experience and be able to demonstrate the ability to design a deliver and high quality course for young people ages 16 – 25.

APPLICATION CLOSURE DATE: 25 May 2019 by 5pm.

APPLICATION SUBMISSION: Please send a CV and covering letter detailing your suitability for the role to Kat Dale (jobs@nyt.org.uk) Please also fill in the attached Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form.  Please specify a minimum of three practical Referees of individuals that we may contact to confirm your suitability for this contract.

Download a job description here.

Download a equal opportunities monitoring form here.

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 15th or Thursday 16th May.

The National Youth Theatre of Great Britain is an equal opportunities employer and we actively encourage applications from Black, Minority Ethnic and Disabled people. 


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