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 up to 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, Finance, Ticket Sales, HR, Technical and Customer Service/Front of House.

You will be mentored by a member of each team to give a full understanding of the day to day running of an Arts Centre.

You will be required to attend some evening events.     

If you would like to apply for a work experience placement during either April, May or June 2021 please complete the application form below.

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

Interviews will take place in February 2021.

Individual risk assessments will be completed nearer the time following Government Guidelines.   

Closing Date for all application is 11 January at 12noon 2021

Application Form