Wigs, Hair and Make-Up Assistant

We are looking for two talented Wigs, Hair and Make-up Assistants to join our busy National Theatre Team.

The purpose of the role is to support the Senior Assistants and Supervisors in their work on productions and incoming shows. This means assisting on delivering the requirements of the artistic team within budget and time constraints and helping ensure that the design is maintained throughout the run of the show.

We’re looking for candidates who are proficient in all aspects of hair-dressing, wig-making and make-up, gained through demonstrable experience in theatre, film or TV, including a relevant training qualification.

You will have the ability to understand and interpret creative requirements in a sympathetic manner, a knowledge of period hair dressing and the ability to work under minimum supervision. If you’re also committed to developing your skills and thrive fast paced, creative environment, please follow the link for more information.   

Please note, we can only accept applications submitted via our Recruitment Portal, by the closing date.

 The closing date for the receipt of completed application forms is: 12:00 noon Friday 24th January 2020.

For further queries please email recruitment@nationaltheatre.org.uk   

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 2020

Hours: 40

Contract Type: Permanent - Full Time


Pay Range: £34,051.68

Closing Date: 12pm, Friday 24 January 2020

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