Working at the Almeida

 

 

 

CURRENT OPPORTUNITIES

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.

GENERAL MANAGER (maternity cover)

We are looking to recruit a General Manager to join our senior management team. They will work closely with the Executive Director to manage the operational areas of the company, taking responsibility for day to day running across two sites (or additional sites as may be appropriate from time to time) and coordinating with the departments as necessary. 

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

Job Description

Application Pack

Application Deadline: 5pm on Friday 28 April

Interviews will take place the week commencing 8 May

 

STAGE CREW

We are looking for stage crew members to work with our Production Managers and Chief Technician to assist the Technical department in all technical duties related to the productions, helping to deliver Almeida shows and projects. Duties will include show running, get-ins and get-outs and maintenance of venue equipment.

To find out more, please download the job description via the link below. To apply for this role please read the job description and application form and send a completed equal opportunities form alongside your CV to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

Job Description

Application Pack

 
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 travel expenses.

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