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Trainee Assistant Technician
Hoxton Hall is recruiting a Trainee Assistant Technician.
£16,380 pro rata
Application deadline: September 17th 2018
Hoxton Hall is a beautiful 220 seater music hall with a dynamic contemporary variety program. Recent work has included Female Parts Season, The soulless ones – Hammer House of Horror immersive performance, talk by Gilbert and George, music from Nerina Pallot and stand-up comedy from Judi Love, Dave Gorman and Shazia Mirza.
This position is open to BAME (Black and Minority Ethnic) young people aged 18 to 26.
Working alongside our Technical and Buildings Manager the ideal candidate will have a passion for live performance, be very organised, and keen to learn about lighting, sound and logistics. This is an important role in Hoxton Hall working on a variety of shows including music, theatre and comedy. You will be an enthusiastic learner with a level head.
How to apply:
Download the job description and application form from https://www.hoxtonhall.co.uk/about/job-opportunities/
If you would like a confidential and informal discussion about this opportunity before applying, please contact Boris, our Participation Manager: Boris@hoxtonhall.co.uk or 0207 684 0060.
This traineeship is supported by the Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation with the specific purpose of supporting those from Black Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) backgrounds into backstage roles. This focus is a direct response to the research report “CENTRE STAGE THE PIPELINE OF BAME TALENT” which highlights figures from the 2011 British Census and Creative Skillset’s 2012 Employment Census showed that the UK was 14% non-white, London’s population was made up of over 40% black, Asian, ethnic minorities (BAME) yet BAME representation across the creative industries had fallen to 5.4%.
This post is open to BAME candidates in compliance with the Equality Act 2010 Positive Action.
Hoxton Hall welcomes particularly welcomes applications from Hackney residents.
Terms: Contract 9 months, 35 hours per week
Salary: £16,380 pro rata
Application Deadline: 17th September at 12 noon