Working at the Almeida

CURRENT VACANCIES

The Almeida is one of the leading producing theatres in the country and has an international reputation for the highest standards of writing, directing and producing.  

Casual Box Office Assistant

We are looking to recruit an experienced Box Office Assistant to work on a casual basis as part of our Marketing and Communications team. This role would suit a friendly individual who is passionate about theatre and committed to offering a high level of customer care.

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

Job Description

Application Form

Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

Application Deadline: 12.00pm on Friday 3rd June 2016

Interviews will likely take place w/c 13th June 2016

 

Theatre Technician

The Almeida is looking to recruit a technician to join its technical and production team. This is a new, full time role, with a bias towards lighting and stage work, to support the existing team in delivering the highest standards of technical support to the Almeida’s productions, at home and elsewhere.

This recruitment process is open to all, but we especially welcome applications from women, as they are currently under-represented in this department.

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

Job Description

Application Form

Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

Application Deadline: 12.00pm on Monday 6th June 2016

Interviews will likely take place w/c 13th June 2016

 
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