Current vacancies

Trainee Assistant - Gallery Art Group (Saturdays)

The Gallery Art Groups provide weekly sessions for young people who have a passion for art and design. Experienced art tutors lead workshops in a wide range of art media and processes including painting, printmaking, sculpture, photography, ceramics and other crafts. Members take ideas form the current exhibitions at Lakeside and they work towards their own annual summer exhibition. They are encouraged to develop their own creative voices and are given support to work towards Bronze, Silver and Gold Arts Award. We are looking for an undergraduate student of Nottingham University to work on alternate Saturdays as a Trainee Assistant. Training will be provided so the post holder can become an adviser for Bronze and Silver Arts Award and support GAG members.  

View the role description

Deadline for applicants: Friday 30 November, 5pm
Send applications to:
Interviews: Thursday 13 December
Start Date: Saturday 26 January

Youth Theatre Director (Freelance/P-Time)

We are looking for two inspirational theatre practitioners to lead and develop our Youth Theatre groups.   

Working in conjunction with Lakeside’s Learning Officer (Drama & Dance) and other Youth Theatre Directors you will plan an exciting programme which aims to develop performance skills, and explore issues which matter to the participants.  The successful candidates will have excellent workshop skills and experience of directing productions with young people.

Contract terms:

  • One post, Tuesday evenings, term-time
  • One post, Saturday day-time, term-time

Contracts offered for a term January – July 2018

*please note, these are two separate roles that cannot be carried out by one practitioner

View the role description

Deadline for receipt of applications: 12noon, Wednesday 28 November 2018
Interview: Friday 14 December 2018

Placement Opportunity - DNA Marketing & Publicity Assistant

The placement is part of the annual collaboration between The Nottingham New Theatre and Nottingham Lakeside Arts. Past productions have included Lysistrata, Dr Faustus, A Midsummer Night’s Dream and Blue Stockings. In the spring of 2019, we will present DNA by Dennis Kelly, directed by Giles Croft. The position is designed to provide vocational experience of PR & Marketing campaign planning and delivery for a professionally directed theatre production. This role will closely support the implementation of the marketing & PR campaign led by the full-time Marketing and Digital Assistant (Olivia Robinson) with support from the Marketing and Communications Manager (Maria Konyelicska).

Deadline for receipt of applications: 5pm, Wednesday 5 December 2018
Interview: Wednesday 12 December 2018

View the full role description