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Vacancies

Listed below are all current vacancies at the New Vic. We are an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity in our workforce and positively encourage applicants from all sections of the community.

If you are interested in any of these positions, the relevant application form must be completed. In the interests of fairness, we do not consider CV’s and covering letters when shortlisting candidates for interview.

The New Vic does not keep CV’s on file, so please only apply based on advertised vacancies.

Current Vacancies

Assistant Director

Fixed term contract – 22nd May 2017 – 25 May 2018
43 hours per week.
Salary £23,021 per annum.

This is an opportunity to be part of a busy producing theatre for one year, supporting Around the World in 80 Days as it tours the country, and one of our ‘legendary’ Christmas productions. It’s a career progression opportunity which is ideal for a director looking to gain experience of working within a complex organisation.

Our New Vic Assistant Director will ensure that the produced work of the New Vic Theatre is seen at its best by all audiences at home and on tour. This role offers career development and the successful candidate will commit to a programme of professional development during the period of employment, taking advantage of the opportunities within the New Vic to enhance their knowledge and experience, alongside learning from connections with the wider theatre industry.

For further information please refer to the job pack: Assistant director 2017 job pack final

And download the application form here: Assistant Director 2017 – Application & EO Form

Please complete the application form and return it to recruitment@newvictheatre.org.uk using the subject line – Assistant Director Post. 

Casual Workshop Freelancers

Our workshop team are responsible for bringing to life the sets, floors, furniture and other scenic items for all New Vic productions.

During the theatre’s busier periods we rely on support from experienced freelancers who contribute both to scenic artistry and prop making on a casual basis. We are pleased to say that we are now looking to expand our database of Casual Workshop Freelancers.

Typically they have a mixture of skills, including carpentry, theatre prop making and set building, interpreting design drawings, specialist painting and texturing techniques.

If you would like to join our database please download the application form here: Casual Workshop Freelancers App Form and return along with some recent pictures of your work to recruitment@newvictheatre.org.uk or by post to: New Vic Theatre, Etruria Road, Newcastle-under-Lyme, ST5 0JG.

Your details will be kept on file and you will be contacted when suitable opportunities arise.

The New Vic is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity in our workforce and positively encourage applicants from all sections of the community.