Are you interested in working on one of Disney’s most iconic musicals?

Disney Theatrical Productions is looking for enthusiastic and committed people who have a passion for storytelling to join the backstage team on The Lion King UK & Ireland Tour. The Company is recruiting for the following role:

Deputy Head Of Sound

Deputy Head of Sound plays a key role in supporting the sound department, in the smooth and efficient running of the sound department.

Key Responsibilities:

▪️Ensure the smooth running of rehearsals and performances, ensuring the company are suitability supported by the Sound Department back and front of house
▪️ Responsible for maintaining, and repairing aspects of the sound system, including radio frequencies, microphones, the orchestra pit, and comms
▪️ Working with the Head of Sound, and resolving issues as they arise

▪️ In capacity as a sound operator, responsible for replicating the show’s sound design.
Operator’s mix will be reviewed by the Head Mixer to maintain the high standards required of the production
▪️ Comply and follow current health and safety policies, referring to risk assessments, safe systems of work and industry guidance where appropriate
▪️Weekend and evening work integral (Tuesday to Sunday show schedule)
▪️Deputise for Head of Sound as required

Role Specification:

▪️ The ideal candidate will have experience of working on a large-scale musical production at Deputy level
▪️ Clear, confident communication and decision making essential
▪️ Ability to remain focused and calm when under pressure
▪️ Excellent relationship and interpersonal skills with cast, creative and production team essential
▪️ Highly motivated and organised individual who is a team player

Disney is committed to creating an inclusive and diverse workforce, and strongly encourages applicants of every race, ethnicity, belief, gender, sexual identity, disability, age and culture to apply.

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Closing date for applications 10th March 2023


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