Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

UK Theatre Organisation, Partner, Concert Hall Affiliate, and Professional Plus Members can advertise vacancies on the UK Theatre website free of charge. 

We welcome vacancies which adhere to recruitment recommendations and good practice. Please see the following guidelines on this: the Arts Council Culture Change Toolkit and the Equality and Human Rights Commission's guidance.

If you have any questions about any of these vacancies, or about applying for jobs in theatre, please contact Natalie Wood on or 020 7557 6700.

To Post a Vacancy

If you are a member (excl. Professional members), to post your vacancy :

  • Log in to the Members' Area 
  • Click on 'Add New Record', complete details and click 'Save'
  • If you have any difficulties with this, please email some brief wording and a link to your vacancy details to and we will post the vacancy for you.
  • Please note, if you are a Professional member and you would like to post a job ad, there will be a fee of £75 + VAT. All other membership categories can advertise free of charge.
  • If you are a Partner member, please email us with the details of your vacancy and we will post it on your behalf.

If you are not a member of UK Theatre or are a Professional Member:

  • You can advertise a vacancy for just £75 + VAT
  • Contact us at or on 020 7557 6700 to arrange this. 

Development Trainee

Date Added
30 May 2019
Lyric Hammersmith Theatre
Hammersmith London
£14,500 p.a (UK Living Wage)
Job Specification
If you have a passion for fundraising, theatre and the arts, and are looking for your first step into theatre, this could be the role for you. 
The Lyric’s Development team are looking for a confident Development Trainee to join their Development team. This team is responsible for fundraising £800,000 every year from individuals, companies, trusts and foundations to support the Lyric’s charitable activities including producing ground-breaking work onstage, innovative creative education programmes with children, and creating pathways into the industry for young people and emerging artists. 
Over the course of this one-year placement, the Development Trainee will learn how to support the Development team across a wide range of events, membership, donations and research projects. The successful candidate will take responsibility for helping engage funders with the Lyric’s story and role in the west London community, and to help deliver the fundraising target for the organisation. 
Application Details
For further information and to apply, please visit the Lyric’s website, Deadline for applications Monday 24 June 2019 at 10am.
Closing Date
24 June 2019
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