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 underrepresented.
Stage Management Placements
Our voluntary placements are aimed at people who want to get some valuable experience alongside or following their higher education studies. Please note that priority will be given to students who require professional placements as a part of their specialist course.
We have opportunities available in the following departments:
The Tragedy of King Richard the Second
Application deadline: 9am, Wednesday 10 October 2018
Interview date: Monday 15 October
Start date: Monday 22 October 2018
End date: Tuesday 18 December 2018
On this placement, you can expect to assist the stage management team with the day-to-day running of the show. This may include setting up the rehearsal room; researching, making and sourcing props and furniture; and supporting the team during the technical rehearsals.
In your cover letter we recommend that you clearly state your relevant experience and what you would hope to gain from the placement.
Casual Bar Staff
The Almeida Theatre is seeking Casual Bar Staff. This post is offered as a zero-hours contract.
The Bar Staff work alongside all theatre teams to ensure superb customer service in our busy café/bar. The role involves preparing the bar for service, serving customers, restocking, clearing and cleaning all areas of the bar.
The successful candidate will provide excellent customer service, remain calm under pressure and demonstrate a hardworking and flexible approach to all aspects of bar work
Application Deadline: 12pm, Tuesday 2 October 2018
Interviews: Monday 8 October 2018
Start date: Staff briefing on Wednesday 10 October with shifts starting from Saturday 15 October 2018.
We are looking for people suitable for/interested in the following positions (on a show by show employment basis):
Please note that we are unable to respond to all expressions of interest and you will only hear from us if you are invited to meet with the Head of Wardrobe.