Front of House staff

We are currently recruiting for experienced Front of House staff to manage our venues during the Festival. You can either contact Imaginate's producer Pamela Walker for an informal chat or send her your CV and a letter of motivation directly.

c. Ruth Armstrong

We are looking to recruit a freelance Assistant Producer to assist the Producer to deliver the 2019 Edinburgh International Children’s Festival and surrounding activities and events.
Fee: £7,000 for 70 days January - June 2019.

Click here for more details.

c. Colin Hattersley

Valuing Young Audiences: PhD opportunity with Imaginate

Imaginate is seeking prospective doctoral students to work with us on an AHRC-funded PHD exploring the value for children of experiencing live theatre and dance as audience members. This is an exciting new collaboration between Imaginate and the University of Aberdeen, as part of the Scottish Graduate School of Arts and Humanities’s (SGSAH) Collaborative Doctoral Awards Programme.

For more details see the PhD studentship opportunity page.  


Student Placements

We offer placements to students on relevant courses at Scottish universities and colleges, when a placement is part of the degree requirements.

We advertise placements when we have suitable projects available, which allow students to gain valuable work experience and learn about careers in the children’s theatre and festival sectors.

When a placement becomes available, it will be advertised on this page.