Work Experience

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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.

 

Work Experience 2013 - 2014

School Placements
We offer work experience for students in Year 10 and above. Placements are currently available within our Arts Development team in the following weeks (subject to availability):

Work Experience Timetable

Work Experience Dates               

Application Deadline

Interviews (Telephone)

19th-23rd May 2014

25th April 2014  

w/c 28th April 2014

7th - 14th July 2014

13th June 2014 

w/c 16th June 2014

 

How to Apply:
To apply please click here and complete the application form.

Return to Elvi Piper (Creative Education Coordinator) elvi.piper@wyp.org.uk 

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


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) elvi.piper@wyp.org.uk 

 

All placements are subject to availability. Applicants will 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

Downloads

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At the Playhouse

The Creative Education Team at West Yorkshire Playhouse offers a range of activities to secondary school, further and higher education students and their teachers across the region. Education packages are available alongside all West Yorkshire Playhouse productions and we provide downloadable Resource Packs for many of our productions.