Closing Date: 31 July 2017

Young Vic

Location: Central London

Remuneration: £38,250 per annum plus some overtime.



We are looking for a Head of Lighting to join our busy and successful theatre. Based on The Cut in Waterloo we produce new plays, classics, musicals, short films and more. We attract large and complex audiences, we win major awards, we have deep connections in our neighbourhoods and we take shows to the West End and New York. Recent shows include The Scottsboro Boys, A View from the Bridge, A Streetcar Named Desire and Yerma.

You will take lead responsibility for the delivery and management of lighting requirements for Young Vic productions and related projects. With an excellent knowledge of current lighting systems and practices, you will also have demonstrable experience of working in a professional live performance environment and be flexible, positive and enthusiastic even when under pressure.

We encourage applicants from different backgrounds with different experiences, skills and stories to join us and influence and develop our working practice. We are particularly keen to hear from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) and disabled candidates. All disabled candidates who demonstrate that they meet the essential criteria will be invited for an interview.

Apply by: 9am, Mon 31 July

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