Ben Shillabeer Premises Manager
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Ben Shillabeer

Premises Manager


Ben joined BOVTS in 2022 to lead the Premises Department after five and a half years as the Deputy Head of Estates & Facilities at BIMM Institute, Bristol.

He has worked in further and higher education for 20 years and graduated with a BA Hons in Fine Art from UWE.

Outside of work he enjoys playing music and is a co-founder of Axe & Trap Recording Studios in Somerset.

Graduate Sahir Mehta
As soon as I visited the School, I fell in love with the place. Perhaps it sounds a bit irrational, but sometimes you get a vibe - and you just know! BOVTS gave me all the tools I needed to prepare for a career as an actor. Sahir Mehta, MA Professional Acting, 2018