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Riverside Youth Theatre Assistant

This Theatre assistant position is suited to an enthusiastic person with a demonstrable interest in working with children & young people.


Outline of Activity

The Riverside Youth Theatre runs throughout the year allowing children and young people to explore, discover, learn, experiment and collaborate with professional facilitators through a range of theatre arts in a safe workshop environment. Riverside strongly believes that every child and young person can discover vital communication and presentation skills and confidence that will help them develop into adulthood.

Learning Outcomes

  • Gain a knowledge of working public arts & cultural building.
  • Gain a knowledge and receive training of Ulster University Child Protection policies and procedures.
  • Develop communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Gain experience of best practise delivering creative programmes to children and young people working alongside professional arts and education facilitators.
  • Gain a knowledge of local history and heritage.

Assessment Details

Complete a workbook/log reflecting the skills you have developed during participating in this activity. This will be verified by the Riverside Theatre Manager.

Level of Commitment

40 hours to include:

On Saturdays x two 10 week terms

2 hours per week

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