Work Experience

At West Yorkshire Playhouse we are committed to providing work experience opportunities to young people in Secondary, Further and Higher Education.  Placements are suitable for young people interested in pursuing a career in the Arts who want to learn more about the exciting inner-workings of one of Yorkshire's leading producing theatres. One week placements are available within our Arts Development team during the academic year.


School Placements

We offer work experience for students in Year 10 and above.


University Placements

We welcome requests from University students to undertake work-based placements within our Arts Development team, offering project-based experience within our Education and Community programmes.


How to Apply:

To apply please click here and complete the application form.

Return to Elvi Piper (Creative Education Coordinator)


All placements are subject to availability. Applicants may be required to interview for positions.


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I have learnt so many things. My time at WYP has really given me the motivation I need to make sure I get the job I want in the future. It’s been great seeing how everything works!
Rhiana, Yr 10 student from Abbey Grange High School


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