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


London Studio Centre

Type: Library Assistant

Location: London

Pay: £8.50 per hour, part time

Deadline: December 10

Description: This London studio are looking for a dance degree graduate to work part time as a library assistant. Need good organisational skills, be able to run the library on their own, and confident in Microsoft Office. For more information, click here.


Battersea Arts Centre

Type:  Commission opportunity for bedroom performance

Location: London

Pay: £ 5,000 fee, £4,000 expenses

Deadline: December 7

Description:  Battersea Arts Centre have a great opportunity for three commissions for performances based out of bedrooms. Each performance will be live streamed, with no live audience, and it is open to people outside of London. The artist fee will be £5,000, with a budget of £4,000 for materials and labour directly associated with construction. For more information, and to apply, click here.


Freshwater Theatre Company

Type: General Manager

Location: London

Pay: £22,000 to £25,000

Deadline: December 2

Description: The Freshwater are looking for a new GM to manage a team of 60+ freelance drama facilitators, be responsible for running the office and oversee some admin. Need proven arts administration and management experience, good at working from their own initiative and be able to manage a small team. For more information, click here.


The Place

Type: Press and Media Manager

Location: London

Pay: £29,100–30,500 pa, depending on experience

Deadline: December 9

Description:  The Place are looking for maternity cover for the contemporary dance centre in the press department. Need considerable professional experience of press/PR work in the arts, education or a similar industry. For more information, and to apply, click here.


Walthamstow Toy Library and Play Centre

Type: Performer/ facilitator as Santa Claus

Location: London

Pay: £75 for four hours

Deadline: November 27

Description: The Walthamstow Toy Library and Play Centre are looking for someone to play Santa Claus in their alternative Christmas grotto. Need some experience of working with children, and to look convincing in the costume. You will need to be available for a four hour shift either 11am-3pm or 3-7pm on 12th and/or 13th December. To apply send a short CV and headshot to