Assistant Stage Manager


We are looking for an experienced Assistant Stage Manager to join our busy Stage Management team. You will help deliver New Vic productions, assist with incoming/visiting companies and one night events, and support the exciting work which our outreach and community development departments deliver. This is a fast paced and rewarding role where no two days are the same.

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The successful candidate will have demonstrable backstage experience in a professional or educational environment. A ‘can-do’ attitude and a positive, flexible approach to the job role, work colleagues and peers is essential.

The New Vic works within the guidelines laid down by the Equity/UK Theatre Agreement for Actors and Stage Management. The working week is from Monday through Saturday and shall consist of 43 hours distributed across this time. As a busy producing house, it is expected that overtime will be incurred on production weeks. Sunday calls are very rare and will be paid at the appropriate overtime rate.

For further details, including a full job description and how to apply, please visit the vacancies page of our website at the link provided.

Deadline for applications is Monday 26 February 2024 at 10am

Interviews will be held w/c 11 March 2024

The New Vic is an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity in our workforce and positively encourage applicants from all sections of the community, particularly applicants under-represented across the arts workforce, including but not limited to, applicants with a disability, applicants who are LGBTQIA+, or applicants of African or Caribbean heritage, South, East and South-East Asian heritage or anyone who experiences racism.


New Vic Theatre

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Specific location

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£25,064 per annum (pay award pending 1 April 2024)

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Backstage & Technical, Production

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