The Lantern Company actively invites participation from communities within which we work, and there are several ways you can get involved in our exciting events:



There are a number of ways in which you can get involved as a volunteer with the company, supporting our events in vital roles, while gaining some unique work experience, or just enjoying being part of a great team.
Roles include:

  • Stewarding at our events
  • Performing
  • Operating giant puppets
  • Community workshop assistance
  • Crewing

If you would like to join us as a volunteer, please email us with your details, which areas you are interesting in volunteering, and any relevant experience.

Apprenticeships and student placements

We offer unique paid apprenticeship opportunities and student placements on our larger scale events. Placements can be on the artistic, technical or event management teams and give a fantastic opportunity to learn on the job with an experienced and talented group of professionals.

If you are interested in an apprenticeship or placement with Lantern Co,  contact us to request more information on current opportunities.