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Summer School Placement

Engagement & Learning Placement – Summer School Assistant

The Theatre Royal Plymouth has multiple summer holiday activities, and we are offering a placement opportunity to gain hands on experience working with the Theatre Royal Plymouth’s Engagement and Learning team to support the smooth running of these activities.

This year we have a placement opportunity to support on the following workshops:


Musical Theatre Academy – 1st – 5th August 2022

Play In A Week – 8th– 12th August 2022

Our Engagement and Learning placement will enable our successful candidate to work alongside our Engagement and Learning artists and producers to get an insight into organising and delivering large participatory projects for young people. This will include learning more about participant engagement, facilitating and project management.


When is the placement on offer?

These placements will take place 10am- 4pm on the following dates:

Musical Theatre Academy – 1st – 5th August 2022

Play In A Week – 8th– 12th August 2022


You can apply for a placement on either one or both projects. Please state in your application form which project you would be interested in working on.


Who we are looking for?

  • Anyone who is a welcoming team player
  • Anyone who is hard working, energetic and enthusiastic.
  • Anyone with a passion for theatre
  • Anyone interested in learning more about the Theatre Royal Plymouth and the Engagement and Learning department

What will you gain?

  • The opportunity to gain knowledge of working in a professional theatre environment
  • An insight into the role of a workshop facilitator and producer of participatory projects.
  • The opportunity to work with first class, industry leading theatre professionals
  • An broad understanding of working with participants, in particular young people

How to apply

Please complete the below application form and return to

Applications Now Open

Applications Close: 25th July 2022  

What happens next?

We will contact you to let you know the outcome of your application by 5pm on 25th July 2022

If you have any questions or would like any further details please contact:

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