Lighting, Sound & Video Technician

Thank you for your interest in this post. Please find on the website:

• Job Description
• Person Specification
• Terms and Conditions
• Application Form
• Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

Nottingham Playhouse is looking to appoint a Lighting, Sound & Video Technician to join our busy Lighting, Sound & Video Department, to provide skilled technical support for a wide range of activities including in-house productions, both main stage and studio, the work of the Participation Department and the Digital Producer as well as working with a wide range of visiting companies including international dance companies, music events, comedy, amateur dramatic companies and hirers of the venues facilities.

The ideal candidate will be a good communicator and have a working knowledge of theatre lighting, sound and video including show operation and technical maintenance.

Please ensure that you complete all sections of the application form in full. We will not accept a CV in place of the application form. The job description and person specification describe the experience, skills and knowledge we will be looking for in applicants for this position and will form the basis of the short-listing process.

It is important to demonstrate in your application how you meet the person specification for the job. It is not necessary to have previously undertaken all of the duties listed in the job description but you should demonstrate your potential ability to do so.

Please complete the attached equal opportunities monitoring form. Nottingham Playhouse is committed to a policy of equality of opportunity and is taking positive action for equal opportunities and actively encourages applicants from Black, Asian, Minority Ethnic and Disabled people. Black, Asian, Minority Ethnic and Disabled applicants meeting the minimum criteria on the job person specification will be guaranteed an interview. Please note that most of Nottingham Playhouse is physically accessible for staff as well as patrons and performers, however we regret that access to some back stage areas and some of the offices is limited.

The completed Application Form, along with the Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form should be sent either by email to (please send as a word document, do not send as a zip file or use file sharing services such as Sky Drive) or by post marked Private and Confidential to the Administration Office, Nottingham Playhouse, Wellington Circus, Nottingham, NG1 5AF, by the closing date of Tuesday 3 April 2018 at 5pm. Interviews will take place w/b 16 April 2018 in Nottingham.

If you have not heard from us within 4 weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful.