30/08/2019 17:08 HRS


The National Theatre are recruiting a Senior Stage Technician (Grade 3A)

As a senior staff member, you will participate in the full range of technical duties during fit-ups, rehearsals, performances, change overs and get-outs carried out by the department. You will supervise technicians, providing duty cover and technical support as necessary and ensure the highest possible standards are achieved. This may include working in all three venues and other NT spaces as required.

We’re looking for people with solid stage operational experience in professional theatre and proven experience of team supervision with the ability to listen, give guidance, delegate and deliver informal practical training. The successful candidates will also have a practical working knowledge of current Health & Safety legislation including LOLER, PUWER, risk assessment and working at height, and be up to date on current stage equipment, new technologies and working practices.

If you also have an open mind to new ways of working and a sympathetic approach to people working under pressure in an artistic environment, then please get in touch via the link below:

Please note, we can only accept applications submitted via the National Theatre recruitment portal, by the closing date.

To apply, please follow the link:

The closing date for receipt of completed applications is: 12 noon, Monday 9th September 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