James McArdle and Jack Lowden

Careers at Hampstead Theatre


A vacancy has arisen at Hampstead Theatre for an exceptionally talented individual to join an intimate, ambitious team dedicated to creating exciting and original theatre.

The Deputy Head of Stage role will encompass a wide-range of duties covering all scenic and staging aspects of the Hampstead Theatre productions to the highest possible standards. The role will also involve crewing shows and undertaking stage maintenance for the department and building maintenance for the theatre overall. The successful candidate will have previous professional experience in a producing theatre, have knowledge and experience of stage rigging and scenery principles, be highly organised, have great communication skills and be able to remain calm under pressure. They will be comfortable working at height and have good stage carpentry skills. A committed team player, the Deputy Head of Stage should be reliable, efficient, motivated and above all, dedicated to delivering bold and ambitious original theatre.

Job Description and Application Form are available to download from the left of this page.

Please send completed application form to jobs@hampsteadtheatre.com. The deadline for the application is Friday 24 April at 5pm.

Hampstead Theatre is an equal opportunities employer and encourages applications from all sections of the community.