- Liverpool, GB
- £7 /hr
- Available now
Sound and Sound Installation Designer, Lighting Designer and Operator, Stage Manager and Theatre scenery and prop Construction
Area Covered: Liverpool, Herefordshire, Worcestershire,more...Sound and Sound Installation Designer, Lighting Designer and Operator, Stage Manager and Theatre scenery and prop Construction
Area Covered: Liverpool, Herefordshire, Worcestershire, Monmouthshire
Work Experience Summary: February 2008 • September 2008 Carling Academy Work experience
Working on a range of gigs and academy shows in collaboration with both the inhouse sound and lighting technicians.
November 2006 • February 2007 Talk to Frank Campaign
Two, One day, events promoting the “Talk to Frank” campaign. Working on training days with team building exercises and managing stock of promotional goods. Working in a busy town environment, interacting with the public.
November 2006 National Indoor Arena Birmingham • Royal Military Tattoo
One week placement working with the professional lighting and sound team at the National Tattoo. During this week I was responsible for rigging two banks of motorised and static lamps, running all power and data cabling and rigging sound for the military choir, whilst adhering to all health and safety precautions.
April 2006 • 2008 Broadlands Primary School, Hereford, After School Club Supervisor
Employed to oversee the well being of children attending the after school club which comprises of up to 32 pupils aged 4-11years. Responsible for day to day supervision, demonstrating and instructing activities whilst maintaining a safe, controlled environment. Preparation and distribution of food and drink, stock control and ordering.
June 2005 • Present Duke of Edinburgh Award, Silver
Currently working towards the Silver Award. Activities undertaken to date include 10 to 30 mile training walks, outdoor camping, voluntary work with schools and a youth Drop-in centre (Close House, Hereford), team building exercises and Basic First Aid training. Soon to be participating in a canoe/kayaking expedition.
May 2005 • Present , Sound and Lighting Engineer for Drama and Music Department (Broadlands Primary School)
Voluntary role involving designing and coordinating the sound and lighting for school productions, also involvement in the rigging and set up of the staging, lighting and sound equipment.
March 2005 • August 2006 • Youth Volunteer at Close House
Voluntary role running of a youth drop in centre, duties included; manning a café, general cleaning, creating a friendly environment for youths, forming trust with them and running an internet computer suite. The role also included representing the centre at a variety of events and attending drugs awareness training, training in counselling/communication skills and sexual awareness training.
2003 • 2004, Fairfield High School, Peterchurch
Vice House Prefect and English Prefect. Member of school music ensemble.
November 2003 Acorn Developments Hereford, Feed Storage Bin Supplier
Work experience placement during which I was responsible for producing specialist engineering products using manual and computer operated machinery, repairing precision made components and working with Arc, Mig and Mag welding equipment.
EXTRACURRICULA ACTIVITIES AND INTERESTS
I have played the Electric Bass and Guitar for the last 4 ’½ years achieving Grades 4 and 3 Rock School Music qualifications. I have performed at the Brecon Jazz festival and regularly perform at stage and theatre productions with the Mayz Musik Music Studio and Visions in Glass Drama Group. One band I played with for 2 years had a residency at clubs in Hereford.
For the project part of my GCSE in Resistant Materials I successfully made a working guitar.
Facilitated a song writing course run by the Herefordshire City Wide Youth Group where the final pieces were professionally recorded.
I am a keen photographer and I am a competent user of basic photo and video editing software producing high quality edited pictures and short films.
Education Summary: 2008-2011, LIPA
BA hons in Theatre and Performance Technology
2005 • 2007, Hereford Technical College
BTEC and City & Guilds in Professional Sound Engineering.
C&G Sound Engineering Part 1 -Pass*
(Pass* Indicates no higher grade is possible.)
BTEC Music Technology -Triple Distinction
Keys Skill in Application of Number - Level 2
2004 • 2005, Hereford 6th Form College
AS Level in Computing
AS Level in Music Technology
HGTA Manufacturing Compact Programme
HGTA Basic Welding
1999 • 2004 Fairfield High School, Peterchurch
GCSEs in English Language, English Literature, Mathematics, Maths Statistics, Science, Resistant Materials, Geography, History, Spanish, Music.
GNVQ Engineering Intermediate
Bass Guitar Grade 4
Electric Guitar Grade 3
Freelance Theatre Technician