Working at the Almeida

Our staff are creative and skilled people from all backgrounds, motivated by the work we produce in our unique environment. We strive to be as inclusive and accessible as possible.

The Almeida Theatre is an Equal Opportunities Employer. We value a diverse team and welcome applications from all sectors of the community. Charity No. 282167


- Participation Administrator
- Student Placements

Participation Administrator

The Almeida Theatre is seeking to appoint an Administrator to work as part of the Almeida Participation team (currently called Projects). The administrator will be a key member of the team, and will be the main point of contact for the whole team, supporting all the Participation staff and projects.

Please note that, to ensure equality, you will be required to complete an application form as we do not accept CVs for job roles. We would be very grateful if you are able to complete and return an Equal Opportunities form alongside your application for confidential monitoring purposes only.

Please note the job description has been amended for this role (27.11.2015)

Job Description
Application Form
Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

Deadline for applications is 12 noon on Thursday, 3rd December 2015
Interviews will take place on Thursday 10th December 2015

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