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Jobs and Vacancies

Come and join us!

If you’re interested in a career in theatre we’d love to hear from you. All open vacancies are advertised on our website below.

To apply for any role, please read the job description carefully, then click on the “apply here” button under each position. This will redirect you to our application portal where you will need to submit your CV.

You can find a flowchart of the stages on our application portal here.

We accept other forms of submission including video and audio recordings. Please don’t hesitate to get in touch to discuss any other reasonable adjustments. For any further information about a role or application process, or if you are unable to submit your application through the portal, please email RepTalent@birmingham-rep.co.uk

The Rep is a part of the Disability Confident Employer scheme. If you would like to apply under this scheme please let us know in the “Questions” stage. We are pleased to be a Top 75 Employer for Social Mobility.

Social Mobility Foundation - Top 75 Employer 2023

Head of Stage (Closing Monday 22nd July, 12pm)

This is an opportunity to work at one of the top producing theatres in the country, working across our 3 stages on everything from huge new musicals to community tours. The Birmingham Repertory Theatre has full production facilities on-site, including Workshops, Paintshop, Wardrobe and Props Workshop.  This is an exciting opportunity to be involved in the creation of new shows.

The Head of Stage is responsible for the day to day running of the Stage Department and in facilitating the stage reequipments on all of our productions.  This is a varied role, including practical technical stage work and team leadership.

Pay: £37,536 per annum (Manager 4)

To download the job description for Head of Stage click here

To download the job pack for Head of Stage click here

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Marketing Assistant (Closing Monday 15th July, 12pm)

The Marketing Assistant is part of the Marketing and Communications team, within the Audiences and Media division, whose purpose is to co-ordinate and deliver marketing campaign activity.

Pay: £25,779 per annum (Officer 1)

To download the job description for Marketing Assistant click here

To download the job pack for Marketing Assistant click here

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Associate Director - The Snowflake (Closing Monday 5th August, 12pm)

Birmingham Rep is looking for an Associate Director to join the creative team for our upcoming production of THE SNOWFLAKE, directed by Matt Aston.

The successful candidate will have experience working on early years productions, as well as experience in movement direction. Experience with puppetry is desirable.

To download the job description for Associate Director (The Snowflake) click here

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Sound & AV Technician

The Sound and Video department look after all sound and video at the Rep, working alongside Sound and Video designers. Alongside our full time team we maintain a pool of casual staff to accommodate the changing requirements of productions here at the Rep. We are always interested to hear from people with the right skills and an enthusiasm for making theatre. Casual Sound and Video Technicians take on a varied mix of work ranging from assisting with load-ins and load-outs, to operating smaller scale shows in the Door and Studio, on-stage Sound 2 work, department maintenance, supporting R&D sessions and rehearsals.

Please note: By submitting your CV you are agreeing for your details to be held in a pool. Therefore, a Rep member of staff will only be in contact if and when any availability arises.

Pay: £12 per hour, subject to overtime over 39 hours and all other additional payments in line with BECTU. Enhanced rate available for additional duties including Duty Technician. Pay rate of £12.71 per hour for enhanced duties, e.g. Duty Technician. You can read more about BECTU payments here: https://members.bectu.org.uk/advice-resources/library/2586

 

To download the job description for Sound & AV Technician click here

To download the job pack for Sound & AV Technician click here

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Conference and Events Technician

Unique Venues Birmingham (UVB) is a venture between Birmingham Repertory Theatre (The Rep) and the Library of Birmingham (LoB) to exploit the excellent conferencing and hospitality opportunities offered within the shared building on Centenary Square in the centre of the city. The Conference and Events Technician works as part of a team to deliver the technical requirements for all UVB events across The Rep and Library of Birmingham.

Pay: £12 per hour

To download the job description for Conference and Events Technician click here

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Casual Technicians (Stage)

The Rep is looking to expand it’s pool of casual technicians.  Casual Technicians will provide technical services, install, operate and maintain staging, lighting & sound technical equipment for The Rep productions, visiting companies and conferences as required.

Casual Technicians will at times be required to flexibly support across all disciplines to ensure that all technical, maintenance and operations are delivered efficiently and effectively.

Please note: By submitting your CV you are agreeing for your details to be held in a pool. Therefore, a Rep member of staff will only be in contact if and when any availability arises.

Pay: £12 per hour, subject to overtime over 39 hours and all other additional payments in line with BECTU.  Enhanced rate available for additional duties including Duty Technician. Pay rate of £12.71 per hour for enhanced duties, e.g. Duty Technician.

You can read more about BECTU payments here: https://members.bectu.org.uk/advice-resources/library/2586 

Apply here