Theatre Administration Intern

The Bush Theatre is looking for someone passionate about theatre, who has been searching for an opportunity to begin their career in arts administration. This is a great opportunity to work in a busy theatre and learn by working alongside experienced practitioners working in the industry.

In this role you will carry out planned and supervised work that:

  • Contributes to personal and professional development through significant work assignments
  • Helps you gain experience in a busy department and in different areas of theatre production.
  • Gives first hand experience of working within a producing theatre.

Suitable candidates must be aged 16-24, currently claiming Universal Credit and are required to apply through local Job Centres following a referral from their Work Coach.

The value of equal opportunities runs through the heart of the organisation. Our diverse team and their range of experiences are vital to the Bush’s success, but we still have work to do to make sure that Bush staff represent the communities we serve. We actively encourage people with different backgrounds to join us. We are particularly keen to receive applications from people of colour and disabled people who are currently underrepresented in our team. All disabled candidates who meet the minimum criteria will be invited to interview.

Meet the Bush team

Please note that we have extended the deadline for applications to 10am on Friday 3 December 2021.

1st round Interview dates will take place w/c 6 December 2021.

2nd round Interview dates are TBC.

Theatre Administration Intern Application Pack Oct 2021.docx (1)

Bush Theatre Application Form


If you need any of this information in a different format or would like to suggest a different form of application please contact our Theatre Administrator, Jessica Pentney by email [email protected] or phone 0208743 3584.