Creative Venue Technician Trainee
Purpose of the role:
The Creative Venue Technical Assistant Kickstart Trainee will support the three venues in the delivery of workshops, events, rehearsals, recordings and exhibitions. This role will suit you if you enjoy being backstage more than onstage, you like making things operate and enjoy working with technology.
To assist with the operation and organisation of all technical aspects of events, live shows, recording sessions and rehearsals at Grosvenor Road Studios, Legacy Centre of Excellence and ACE Space. To liaise and work closely with the venues’ technicians to ensure requirements are met and an excellent level of service is provided.
Possible progression into apprenticeship and future employment opportunity
This opportunity is funded through DWP applicants, therefore, must be in receipt of universal credit. Must be age 16 -24 years.
Employability Skills – You must:
Have excellent communication skills as you’ll need to talk with clients, customers and other team members
Be proactive with a ‘can do’ attitude and be keen to learn new skills and develop existing ones
Be flexible in order to be able to respond to a range of different work situations
Be committed to delivering a high level of customer service
Be approachable and have the ability to work under pressure
Be both a team player and have the ability to work on your own initiative
Technical Skills – You must:
Be computer literate with a good knowledge of Microsoft Office
Be willing to learn and use in-house software systems, CRM’s, spreadsheets and databases
Training to be provided:
All kickstarts have training included as part of the programme. This will be employability skills programmes and training for the role.