Are you looking for work in the arts industry? Each week we at A Younger Theatre are featuring the best job applications from across the arts spectrum. Whether you’re looking for permanent, part time or freelance work, we will try and highlight the best jobs across the UK for you.

Please mention A Younger Theatre when you apply.


A Younger Theatre

Type: Feature Writers

Location: Anywhere

Pay: Voluntary

Deadline: Ongoing

Description: AYT is looking for young people with an active interest in arts journalism the chance to develop their interests and be published by A Younger Theatre. Working closely with the Editor, you will research, conduct interviews and write featured material for the AYT website.

To apply to be a features writer please download an application from here and email to


International Anthony Burgess Foundation

Type: Website Redevelopment

Location: Manchester

Pay: £8,000 + VAT

Deadline: February 8

Description: The IABF are dedicated to the work of the late author and composer, and are looking for a web designer to overhaul their website. Needs to accommodate collections, news, blogs, exhibitions and much more. For more information, and to apply, click here.


Sheffield Doc Fest

Type:  Events Manager

Location: Sheffield

Pay: £5,330

Deadline: January 13

Description:  This Sheffield documentary festival are looking for an event manager to work between February 29 2016 and June 22 2016.  The role would involve overseeing all festival events, line managing events, and working within a team. Need experience in managing large and small scale events, knowledge of health and safety requirements and experience leading a team. For more information, and to apply, click here.


Bristol City Council

Type: Arts Development Officer

Location: Bristol

Pay: £26,293 – £29,558 pro rata, part time

Deadline: December 31

Description: The Bristol City Council are looking for a new Arts Development Officer to work 18.5 hours a week. Role includes supporting artists and art organisations. Need passion for developing arts, a good understanding of partnership working and knowledge about funding and fundraising. For more information, and to apply, click here.


Kids in Museums

Type: Finance Officer

Location: London

Pay: £20-per-hour (up to 400 hours per year)

Deadline: January 11

Description:  This company that helps museums attract a younger audience are looking for a new finance officer to help deal with the £250,000-£300,000 turnover. Involves maintaining accounts, train identified KiM staff, advising the COO and producing financial returns. Need experience in managing accounts, knowledge of SAGE, relevant professional qualifications and knowledge of the charity sector. For more information, and to apply, click here.


Paines Plough

Type: Assistant Producer

Location: London

Pay: £25,000

Deadline: January 4

Description: Paines Plough are looking for a new assistant producer to help the senior producer in developing the programme of work. Includes help in production, programming, press and marketing, finance and fundraising. Need at least 2 years professional experience in the arts, experience of assistant producer of line producing, and an awareness of the current theatrical landscape. For more information, and to apply, click here.