Theatre by the Lake has an incomparable setting in a glorious landscape where the quality of life is high. It's a small, caring organisation and we believe in developing the skills and talents of the people we employ. Working for the theatre is a busy but very rewarding experience. We aim to produce excellent, ambitious and inspiring theatre for our audiences as well as being a creative hub, engaging with both local communities and visitors to Cumbria.
We welcome and encourage job applications from people of all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from applicants from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) backgrounds as they are currently under-represented across our workforce.



Theatre by the Lake (‘Artistically sharp, stunningly situated’ says the New Statesman) is looking to appoint a permanent, full-time Technician with a specialism in lighting to join the team in our thriving producing and receiving theatre. 
Ideally you will have a minimum of 2 years’ experience working in a professional producing theatre or touring professional productions.

Salary: £21,165 per annum

Closing date for receipt of applications: 5pm, Friday 6th March 2020
Interviews will be held on Monday 16th March 2020

For full details and how to apply, please click the links below:

For an informal discussion about this post, please contact Andrew Lindsay, Technical Manager, on 017687 72282 ext 261.



We're always on the look out for casual workers to join our technical crew. 
Salary: £8.21 per hour (plus an additional £1.11p for each hour worked, in lieu of holiday).
We do not require zero hour workers to work exclusively for Theatre by the Lake – working hours are by mutual agreement - but you will need to be adaptable and be able to work under pressure.
Click HERE for more details.
To apply for casual crew work, email your CV (including details of two referees) to or call 017687 72282 for an informal discussion.