Vacancies at the LBT


Community Engagement Vacancies

 The role: LBT@LBT Project Officer


We are looking for a hard-working and passionate individual to oversee the coordination and administration for the Heritage Lottery Fund Young Roots project LBT @ LBT: Look Back in Time at the Lawrence Batley Theatre.


For more information on the role please read the following job description, then send a CV with covering letter to Applications close at 12noon on Thursday 15 June.

Technical Vacancies

The role: Technician


We are looking for an enthusiastic technician to help facilitate all necessary technical requirements (lighting, sound, AV and stage), for in-coming and in-house productions at the LBT or off-site.


For more information on the role please read the job specification. To apply please complete an application form and return to Applications close on Friday 30 June, interviews will take place on Wednesday 5 July.


The role: Assistant Technician


This is an opportunity to join the very busy technical department at the LBT at an entry level. The post is practical and hands-on, allowing you to learn the skills required to develop your career in theatre.


For more information on the role please read the job description. To apply please complete an application form and return to Applications close on at 12 noon on Tuesday 25 July. Interviews will take place on 28 July. 


Stewards and Exhibition Volunteers


We are always looking for volunteers to help with our Exhibitions programme and front of house work.  Have you got time to spare to help us with our various activities?




If so, please get in touch with our Senior Duty Manager, David Halloran, on 01484 484415 or email Please remember to tell us what area you would be interested in volunteering for.




Work Experience
We really like providing young people with the experience of working in the theatre.  We offer places to members of the LBT Youth Theatre or pupils at our partnership schools.  As a result of high demand, we are unable to offer any other places.



Brochure Champions


Do you want to help promote the Lawrence Batley Theatre whilst getting free tickets for some of our shows?



The LBT is looking for brochure champions to distribute our season brochures around the Holme Valley and Colne Valley area.



Ideally, you’ll be passionate about theatre and live performance (although you don’t have to be an expert), outgoing, approachable and able to work in Kirklees and the wider area.



Being a brochure champion won’t take up a great deal of time. All we ask is that you are able to distribute some brochures for us to local shops/cafes etc. a couple of times a year. And to say thank you, we’ll give you a couple of free tickets to shows of your choice at the LBT.



For more information, please contact Laura Rodwell, Communications and Marketing Manager on 01484 484402 or email