Drama Development Intern

Seeking an enthusiastic arts graduate to work in the Service Delivery Directorate within the Visitor Business and Economy Unit to support the delivery of a programme of drama programmes and projects in community and education settings across the Borough increasing community involvement and participation.

Drama Development Intern (temporary for up to 12 months)
Full time 37 hours per week
Salary £16,303 per year

The Point, Eastleigh is one of the South East’s liveliest performing arts venues and one of Arts Council England’s National Portfolio Organisations with a full professional programme of dance, theatre, film and community performances. The Berry Theatre in Hedge End is a state of the art theatre in the south of the Borough with a focus on new writing and theatre for families.

We are looking for an enthusiastic graduate to work as a Drama Development Intern within the busy drama development department.

The role will provide support for the department, including administrating and co-ordinating workshops and community projects. The Drama Intern will also assist and run workshops with The Point and Berry youth theatres, attending rehearsals and performances, and carrying out all administration for the companies, as well as developing work with the youth theatres’ younger members.

This placement provides a unique opportunity for a keen individual to gain invaluable and varied experience of working in a professional theatre venue as part of a busy, dynamic team. As part of the role you will benefit from a number of training opportunities, networking events and professional development.

The successful applicant will be able to show initiative and understand drama in a community and education context. Strong administrative, communication and IT skills are important and a real passion for the arts is essential.

For further information please refer to the Job Description

How to apply

Please send electronically to drama@eastleigh.gov.uk

  • A current and comprehensive CV
  • A covering letter on why you believe you are a suitable candidate for the role paying particular attention to the matching your skills with the Job Description
  • Two referees

Closing date: 15th December 2018
Interview date: 20th December 2018


We are always looking for dedicated volunteers of all ages from 16+ to join our friendly team.

For further information on Volunteer Ushering or to arrange an informal chat, please contact us at pointnews@eastleigh.gov.uk or call 023 8065 2333.

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