Work Experience – Lighthouse

Lighthouse is the leading arts venue in the South West and the largest regional venue in the UK. 

The venue presents over 1300 live and screened performances each year in its four auditoria and is the home of the BSO, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Lighthouse is an exciting, vibrant place to work and we would like to offer a workplace experience to students.

The successful candidate will spend one - two weeks at Lighthouse spending time in all departments to give a full picture of the roles and varied duties it takes to deliver the diverse programme we offer. Time will be spent in Programming, Marketing, Stage Door, Finance, Ticket Sales, HR, Technical and Customer Service/Front of House. You will be supported by a member of each team to give a full understanding of the day to day running of a theatre. 

Students will be allocated a mentor who you will be able speak to about any concerns you might have whilst on placement. Parents or teachers may also contact this person if they have any questions or concerns.

If you would like to apply for a work experience placement during February, March, April, May 2020 please click on the documents below and follow the recruitment process. Please show clearly the weeks you require in the stated months.

Please note any requests for work experience with Lighthouse outside of these months will not be considered.       

Closing Date for applications is Monday 9th December 2019 at 12:00noon.

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