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Puppetry Trainee

Date Added
12 September 2022
Little Angel Theatre
£23, 175 a year (£445 per week before tax)
Job Specification
Little Angel Theatre is excited to offer a year-long Puppetry Traineeship. 
We are really keen to hear from Global Majority applicants as well as those from other groups who are currently under-represented in this sector. This is a paid opportunity which combines on-the-job learning with specific, related training from experts in the field. 
Nature of Contract: Fixed term for 12 months 
Commencement Date: From early November 2022 
What we’ll offer you 
-           A 12-month paid puppetry internship which combines intensive training with on-the job opportunities to use the skills you have learnt. 
-           You will get the chance to build your skills, confidence and experience with a series of master classes from industry experts on making and working with puppets. 
-           One to one pastoral support from our In-House Designer. 
Towards the end of the 12 months, you will be asked to design the set, puppets and props for your own digital short for Little Angel’s YouTube Channel. There is a budget for this which you will have to manage, as well as creating the physical aspects of the production. 
Training will largely be on the job, with support and mentorship from our In-house Designer, and through participating in the professional development and adult courses that they assist on. 
You will also receive masterclasses in marketing, fundraising and other relevant skills. Your time at Little Angel will give you an immersion in the puppetry and theatre communities as well as offering many networking opportunities.
Application Details
Closing date for applications: 5pm on Friday 7th October 2022 
Interviews: during week of 17th October 2022 
Start date: early November 2022 
We are really keen to hear from Global Majority applicants as well as those from other 
groups who are currently under-represented in arts and puppetry sector. For further 
information or to discuss access requirements for your application contact us at: 
For the detailed job pack and information on how to apply, please head to our website: 
Closing Date
07 October 2022
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