Current vacancies

Arts Administration Traineeship x 4

Nottingham Lakeside Arts is recruiting four student Arts Administration Trainees for the academic year 2017-18 to work alongside the Music Intern and Head of Music Programmes to deliver an exciting programme of University music making, including administering to the University Philharmonia or Choir.

Through mentoring and training the successful candidates will develop skills in: event management, ensemble management, marketing and music librarianship.

The ideal candidate will be self-motivated with excellent people skills. They will also be able to demonstrate good organisational skills and may have experience managing an ensemble in a University context. Third-year and postgraduate students considering a career in arts administration are particularly encouraged to apply.

Please complete the application form below and send to before 5pm on 12 May.

Hours of Work: 70 hours per year (approx. 4 hours per week in term time)
Payment: £8.15 per hour + holiday pay
Application Deadline: 12 May 5pm
Interviews: 19 May TBC
For more information email

Arts Administration Traineeship Role Description

Arts Administration Traineeship Application Form


Youth Theatre Assistant x 3

This is an exciting opportunity for up to three individuals with proven drama skills and a keen interest in youth theatre to develop their own practical skills working alongside the Lakeside Youth Theatre Tutors, and to assist with the development of Lakeside's Youth Theatre Groups.

Good communication skills and a proven ability to relate to children and young people are essential requirements. The successful candidates will also be involved in planning sessions with the Youth Theatre Tutors, and be expected to support visits to relevant theatre events.

Please complete the application form below and send to  

Traineeship Period: September 2017 – July 2018
Payment: £8.15 per hour + holiday pay
Interview Date: TBC 
For more information email

Youth Theatre Assistant Role Description

Youth Theatre Assistant Application Form