Arts festival stage assistant opportunity

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The Young Farmers’ Clubs of Ulster (YFCU) is currently recruiting for an arts festival stage assistant to help out at the association’s popular arts festival and gala this year.

Have you been involved in the YFCU Arts Festival and would like to get more involved behind the scenes?

Do you want to pursue a career in the arts industry; may it be through drama, technical or production?

Would you like to gain invaluable experience that you could add to your CV? Then this is the opportunity for you.

We are looking for an enthusiastic member who would be available to act as the assistant to the stage manager.

This person needs to be flexible and have their own transport. This is a two week paid placement.

Some of the roles will include moving scenery and props, assisting backstage and getting clubs on and off stage, helping clubs who are performing, assisting them where needed and helping the technical crew and staff at the rehearsal week (9th February 2015), performance week (16th February 2015) and at the arts festival gala (28th March 2015, Waterfront Hall, Belfast).

To apply for this position then please get in touch with Heather at YFCU headquarters by email before Friday 16th January 2015.