Followspot Operator Jobs in the UK

Are you a Followspot Operator looking for a new job? Excellent - you're in the right place! Mandy Stage UK (previously known as Stage Jobs Pro) is the...
Are you a Followspot Operator looking for a new job? Excellent - you're in the right place! Mandy Stage UK (previously known as Stage Jobs Pro) is the go-to online resource for finding these roles. We add 100s of new opportunities every month, including Followspot Operator opportunities from all over the country. So if you're looking for a job near you, whether that be London or Bristol, Leeds or Reading, Cardiff or Birmingham, you'll find something suitable roles here.

As a Truss Follow Spot Operator you will also want to check out the following roles:
- Lighting, Followspot Operator

Follow Spot Operators tend to work in very specific environment, which could include:
1) West End shows
2) other large theatres
3) concerts
4) festivals
5) live events
6) film sets (on occasion)

You will work closely with the Technical Stage Manager and the Light Desk Operator to ensure the project runs smoothly. Your duties will often extend past the physical operation of the followspot, you will usually be asked to help with load in and load out of the show.

There are junior positions available for those starting out in their careers wanting entry-level work. There are also more senior postings with these carrying more responsibilities.

In terms of qualifications there are degree level courses for graduate jobs and there are specific courses and licences available (such as IPAF license 1a, 3a, 3b) which will help you climb the career ladder and secure more work.

Our staff vet every single job before it appears on Mandy Stage UK so that you can rest assure that each opportunity meets a minimum salary, the employer is reputable and the job vacancy is live. Applying filters to the list will help you further narrow the search. You can find theatre jobs near you by using the location filter, specify certain keywords you want to include and 'Job Type' lets you chose the environment the job takes place in.

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  • Posted Date
  • 6th Nov 2019
    Salary: £8.50 per hour
    Location: Dunstable
    6th Nov 2019
  • 4th Nov 2019
    Salary: £1720 flat fee
    Location: Chesterfield
    4th Nov 2019
  • 1st Nov 2019
    Salary: £9 per hour , Plus get out rates
    Location: Peterborough
    1st Nov 2019