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. 

Lighting Supervisor (Grade 2a)

Date Added
09 July 2019
National Theatre
£55,041.90 per annum (pro rata where applicable)
Job Specification
We are looking for a Lighting Supervisor (Grade 2a) to join us at the National Theatre. 
As a Lighting Supervisor (Grade 2a) you are the manager and supervisor of your designated theatre space, responsible for the day-to-day operational activity of your designated theatre and all related activity on the stage. 
The successful candidate will have extensive lighting supervisory experience in large-scale producing theatre, repertory or touring, excellent lighting craft and focusing skills and the ability to work at height using access equipment & ladders. Demonstrable knowledge and understanding of lighting design techniques and experience of re-lights is also essential. 
If that sounds like you, then we would love to hear from you. 
We welcome applicants who are interested in flexible working, part-time hours and job shares – we understand and appreciate that people have responsibilities outside of work, from family and caring responsibilities to freelance design work, and will take these needs into consideration.
Application Details
For further information on this position and to apply: 
The closing date for the receipt of completed application forms is: 12 noon, Monday 29th July 2019 
For further queries please email   
We want our workforce to be representative of all sections of society and welcome applications from everyone. 
As users of the disability confident scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria for our vacancies. 
HR Department 2019 
Closing Date
29 July 2019
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