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.


Live Theatre and Northumbria University

Type: Resident playwright

Location: Newcastle

Pay: £20,000  (12 month contract)

Deadline: February 22

Description: A playwright in residency is needed at Live Theatre and the University of Northumbria, beginning in September 2016. Will work across both organisations. Need substantial experience for writing for theatre and performance. For more information, and to apply, click here.


Sheffield Theatres

Type: Assistant Stage Manager

Location: Sheffield

Pay: Paid (not specified)

Deadline: February 22

Description: Sheffield Theatres are looking for a full time assistant stage manager to assist with rehearsals, liaising with the creative team, and work with the stage manager.  Need stage management experience, experience of working on large cast productions, and knowledge of health and safety laws. For more information, and to apply, click here.


Gate Theatre

Type:  Associate Director

Location: London

Pay: £18,787 (4 days a week)

Deadline: February 17

Description:  The Gate Theatre are looking for a new Associate Director to work 4 days a week. The role involves developing the Gate Educate programme and activities in the local community, as well as supporting the Artistic Director.  Need experience in theatre direction. For more information, and to apply, click here.


Theatre Royal Windsor

Type: Bar and Coffee staff

Location: Windsor

Pay: Paid, part time, zero hour contract

Deadline: February 12

Description: The Theatre Royal Windsor are looking for weekend bar and coffee staff. Need experience in a similar customer service role, good customer service skills and confidence in cash handling. For more information, and to apply, email


National Theatre

Type: Marketing Manager

Location: London

Pay: £31,000 per annum, 9 month full time contract

Deadline: February 8

Description:  The NT are looking for a Marketing Manager to cover maternity leave. Role includes planning and executing marketing campaigns, and attracting new audiences to the theatre. Need strong management experience, as well as experience working with designers to create marketing assets. For more information, and to apply, click here.