Venue Technical Apprentice, Woolwich Works


Job Summary

Woolwich Works are looking for a Venue Technical Apprentice to support the Technical Department whilst working towards a Creative Venue Technician Level 3 qualification. You must be a resident of the Royal Borough of Greenwich.

Job Description

You will study for a Creative Venue Technician Level 3 with the National College of Creative Industries.

You will build your knowledge in all technical areas including lighting, sound, audio / visual, event set up and facilities, and you will learn about venue health & safety management and technical safety.

You will work 40 hours per week, this will be on a flexible rota including evenings and weekends.

You will also be allocated time to study and meet with your tutor within the week.

Job Requirements


You must be 18 years or older

You must have achieved Maths and English at Level 2, if you haven't this must be achieved ahead of your end - point assessment and we can support this.

You must be permitted to work in the UK

You must be a resident in the Royal Borough of Greenwich

You must be able to work evenings and weekends as and when required


An interest in working in the performing arts and events industry

An interest in technical elements such as lighting, sound, audio visual and staging

An enthusiastic and motivated person willing to learn new skills and take on new challenges

Likes to work in a team

Good at managing your own time and duties

Understands the importance of Health and Safety

Helpful and positive person who likes working with people

How to Apply

Please visit our website to submit your CV and covering letter no later than 23.59
on Sunday 11th June, 2023 (the ‘closing date’).

If you can’t upload a CV electronically, we can arrange an
alternative version for posting - please contact us by phone to arrange.

If you would like to arrange an informal chat to hear more about this role, please email

If you’re unable to complete a written application for any reason please either email us on or call (020) 8987 8097 so that we can discuss alternative arrangements for assessing your suitability for the job. However, you must do so at least one week before the closing date above

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