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 seeking 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 creating a workforce representation of the diverse communities we work with. To this end we are taking positive action for equal opportunities and actively encourage 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.

Nottingham Playhouse is part of the Parents in Performing Arts (PIPA) campaign and welcomes proposals for flexible working around caring responsibilities

Please submit your completed Application Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form by email to:
(Please send as a Word document. Do not send as a Pages file, Zip file or use file sharing services such as Sky Drive. Apple/Mac users should export their application form to a Word document or PDF before sending.)

Alternatively you can submit your application by post to: Administration Office, Nottingham Playhouse, Wellington Circus, Nottingham NG1 5AF. Please mark your envelope Private and Confidential.

Closing date: Monday 25 March 2019 at 12noon.
Interviews will take place w/b 1 April 2019 in Nottingham.

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