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Do you enjoy working behind the scenes or are you looking for a career in technical theatre or front of house? Whether you are interested in lighting, set design and construction, live sound, stage management or working front of house we have a full time course or apprenticeship programme for you.

If you would like to work on performing arts events, concert production or in entertainment venues and are looking for a career in a demanding and well skilled industry, then an apprenticeship in Technical Theatre or Front of House is for you.

Our apprenticeships are delivered in the workplace, meaning that you get to learn from our experienced teaching team whilst developing your skills in a way that suits you and your employer. This means that the programmes are practical and hands on – the perfect apprenticeship for people who like to do!

Performing Arts Scholarship

In order to continue to attract the most gifted and talented students to Bridgwater College, we have recently introduced the Bridgwater College Performing Arts Scholarship Programme.

The scholarships are valued up to a maximum of £200 and are used to subsidise costs related to your study and ambition – for example additional books or resources, or costs of visits to Universities. Scholarships are only available to students of Bridgwater College who are under 19 on August 31 on their year of enrolment.

Performing Arts Scholarship Application Form

Music Centre

We provide specialist one-to-one music lessons with highly experienced teachers, in a wide range of instruments and voice. Lessons start at £199 a term for ten one-to-one lessons but are heavily subsidised for students studying on a Music course. For further information contact the Music Centre on 01278 441369 or email

Current Vacancies

Apprenticeship and Traineeship vacancies with Bridgwater College, are advertised on the National Apprenticeship Service website. View the current vacancies with Bridgwater College.