Experience Opportunity

Technical Theatre Apprentice

Are you looking for a practical route into the creative industries? Would you like to learn directly from experienced professionals in a working environment? Do you want to develop useful skills, kick-start or change the direction of your career and gain a nationally-recognised qualification? Then our Technical Apprenticeships may be for you!

Chichester Festival Theatre are recruiting for a Technical Theatre Apprentice to join us from October, to work in our busy Production department. This opportunity provides experience, skills, knowledge and formal training whilst working on a range of professional theatre productions across our two stages and elsewhere.

The Technical Theatre Apprenticeship post suits those who are 17/18+ and/or are looking for the next step after A-Levels or college. This role is aimed at a practically-minded, energetic and committed person who is passionate about theatre and live arts.

Technical Apprenticeships at CFT are hands-on paid working roles, learning all the skills required of a professional Technician equipping them to enter the industry after the fixed two year term. You will receive a nationally recognised Level 3 Creative Industries Production Technician Apprenticeship qualification, whilst working with some of the most eminent industry professionals in the country.

All previous CFT apprentices have gone on to work professionally across the Performing Arts industry including on tours and in the West End in a variety of roles. Work in the Live Events sector would also be suited to the skills developed in this role.

Full details about the role, and how to apply, can be found by visiting our website, which is linked below.

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