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Organisation, Partner, Concert Hall Affiliate, and Professional Plus members can advertise vacancies free of charge.           

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  2. Click the red 'Add New Record' button underneath the directory. 
  3. Enter the job details and click 'Save'.
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If you experience difficulties posting your vacancy, please email some brief wording, the salary, closing date, and link for more information/how to apply to We will then post the vacancy for you. 

Non-members and Professional members can advertise a vacancy for £75 + VAT.  Email or call us on 020 7557 6700 to arrange this.  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. 


Date Added
05 August 2022
Unicorn Theatre
147 Tooley St, London SE1 2HZ
Job Specification
We’re looking for an exciting early career theatre designer to join our busy team for a fixed term of two years. 
We are delighted to have received funding for a new training position of Resident Design Assistant, to help nurture and support emerging talent into creative backstage theatre roles. 
This opportunity would suit someone interested in the work and mission of the Unicorn, who is in the early stages of a career in theatre design, and who is keen to gain professional experience alongside their ongoing personal artistic development. 
The traineeship includes regular mentoring by industry professionals, and training personalised to you, alongside carbon literacy, disability awareness and creative access training sessions, to further build on and consolidate your skills and experience as a designer. 
The Resident Design Assistant will be part of all the artistic activity at the Unicorn, including in-house shows, co-productions, touring and digital projects as part of Unicorn Online. There’s also the opportunity to work across the organisation, to gain understanding and insight into the operations, programming and project development of a dynamic producing venue. You will have the chance to design for the Unicorn in year two and will work closely with a second trainee position of Deputy Production Manager, which we are also recruiting.
Application Details
Please visit our website where you can download the job description and application form. Once you have completed the application form, including the equal opportunities form, send it to 
Closing Date
26 August 2022
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