Creative Alliance, specialist training provider for creative, digital and marketing apprenticeships, has a unique opportunity.

Birmingham Royal Ballet, one of the world’s best classical ballet companies, are looking for a wig apprentice to join their busy and vibrant team.

Noel Dunne Director of Creative Alliance, said: “In the last seven years we’ve provided hundreds of apprenticeship opportunities for young people looking to get their foot in the door of the creative and cultural industries.

This is the first time we’ve ever supported someone learning to become a backstage wig assistant and we’re very excited about this. This is an amazing opportunity to learn a very specialised job role and one that will open up all sorts of possibilities for the right person.”

The role will involve:

Assisting in achieving the highest appropriate standards of wig making, repairs and dressing.
Assisting with hair and wig dressing requirements throughout rehearsals and performances
Interacting with artists when they are under pressure to change quickly

The role will involve regular unsocial hours, evenings and weekend working.
Apply here https://creativealliance.org.uk/apprenticeship/

Creative Alliance is the Leading Independent Training Provider for Creative, Digital and Marketing Apprenticeships in the Midlands. More information here: https://creativealliance.org.uk