Bacon Theatre Vacancies




We are seeking to recruit Casual Theatre Technicians to join our dedicated theatre team at the Bacon Theatre. If you are a skilled, professional technician, brilliant with people, flexible and experienced in working solely or in a team on a wide variety of different types of shows, we would love to hear from you!

The Theatre Technical team delivers the technical requirements of the year-round public programme of events in The Bacon Theatre, including: Touring theatre, live bands, classical ballet, family shows, celebrity speakers, satellite broadcasts and cinema screenings, as well as outdoor staged events, all of which run alongside a substantial schedule of venue hire and high calibre Dean Close School productions.

The Bacon Theatre is a 566 capacity, purpose-built performance space with an auditorium on two levels, 18m x 11m stage, 5.6m height proscenium and an open/closed orchestra pit. We also run a successful Open-Air Theatre Festival out in our Tuckwell Amphitheatre which seats over 250 people for 2 weeks in August.

This role is mainly based in the Bacon Theatre and in addition provides technical support for associated venues across the site, including the Tuckwell Amphitheatre, The Prince Michael Hall, 1914 Centenary Hall, Dean Close Drama Studio and also the school Chapel.

An ideal candidate for this role would be resourceful, knowledgeable and a strong team player happy to work on their own and within a team.

Full job description, person specification and terms and conditions can be viewed in the attached job description.

Application Process
Complete the Dean Close Foundation application form and submit to
Closing date: 9am on Monday 24 May 2021.
Interviews to be held shortly after.

Dean Close School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.