Working at the Almeida

CURRENT VACANCIES

The Almeida Theatre is an equal opportunities employer and our aim is to create a diverse and inclusive working environment which reflects the city we live and work in and the communities and audiences that we engage with. The recruitment process is open to all, but we are particularly keen to hear from people from a Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) background, as these groups are currently under represented.

 

Participation Associate: Young Artists

(12 month fixed-term contract)

We are looking to recruit a Participation Associate: Young Artists to join our busy but small core team. The post holder will work closely with the Participation Director and the Participation Producer to build a new programme of work which will support the development of young people as artists.

This is a part time (3 days per week), fixed term appointment for 12 months, with the possibility of becoming permanent.

To find out more, please download the job description via the link below. To apply for this role please complete the Application Form and email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Job Description

Application Form

The deadline for applications is at 5pm on Friday 5 August with the interviews expected to take place in the w/c 15 August

STUDENT PLACEMENTS 

We offer placements to students: 

  • For which it is part of their course or programme of study at college or university
  • It can be at undergraduate or graduate level
  • You must be studying on an appropriate course which relates to a specific department within the theatre company

 Current opportunities are available in the following departments:

  • Stage Management – medium-term lasting 8 – 10 weeks with full-time hours 5 days per week, ongoing on a show-by show basis
  • Wardrobe – short-term lasting 2 weeks with full-time hours 5 days per week, ongoing on a show-by show basis

 If you are interested please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with:

  • Subject title 'Student Placement', followed by the department e.g. 'Stage Management' or 'Wardrobe'
  • Include your availability dates
  • Attach your C.V.

All student placements receive a contribution towards their expenses of up to £5 per day

If your request is applicable we will get back to you within a month to let you know. If you do not hear back from us after a month please assume that your request has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

Additionally, for more general information about careers in the theatre, you may be interested in the following websites:
Creative & Cultural Skills
MGCfutures