Deputy Head of Planning (Maternity Cover - 12 Month Fixed Term Contract)

We are looking for Deputy Head of Planning to join us on a 12 Month Fixed Term Contract (Maternity Cover) 

This role is responsible for the day to day scheduling of the National Theatre’s auditorium and ancillary spaces working within logistical, technical, marketing, contractual and artistic guidelines. This involves keeping abreast of all Productions, Projects, Events, Activities and Construction projects ensuring that they co-exist as well as possible and are scheduled as efficiently as possible. 

The successful candidate will have: 

  • Experience and knowledge of working in theatre, particularly of the production process 

  • Have a mind for logistics and problem solving and the capacity for a great deal of detail 

  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to co-ordinate and communicate across all departments of the theatre and demonstrate diplomacy at all times 

  • The ability to produce fast, accurate work to a high level of presentation and an ability to proof read 

  • Ability to work to deadlines and prioritise own workload on multiple workstreams simultaneously 

If that sounds like you, then we would love to hear from you! 

The closing date for the receipt of completed application forms is: Friday 22 January 2021 at 12 Noon 

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 2021 

Hours: 35

Contract Type: Temporary - Full Time

Department: Planning

Pay Range: £32,000 - £35,000 per annum, depending on experience

Closing Date: 12pm, Friday 22 January 2021

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