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We’re looking for a Costume Assistant to join our busy and dedicated Production Department. 

Based on The Cut in Waterloo, we produce new plays, classics, musicals, adaptations of books, short films, digital projects and more. We attract large audiences from many different backgrounds; we have deep connections in our neighbourhood where we provide extensive free activities. For many years the theatre has been synonymous with staging international works created by some of the world’s finest directors, performers and creatives; productions that say much about the world we live in.

The Costume Assistant will support the Head of Costume in the day-to-day running of the department and the care of costumes on all productions at the Young Vic.  The successful candidate will have experience in costume making and the ability to be creative and resourceful in problem solving. 

We actively encourage people from a variety of backgrounds with different experiences, skills and stories to join us and influence and develop our working practice. We are particularly keen to hear from people of colour and candidates who self-identify as disabled. All candidates who self-identify as disabled who demonstrate that they meet the essential criteria will be invited for interview. The Young Vic is committed to equality of opportunity for all staff and applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, caring responsibilities, disability, gender, gender identity, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and sexual orientation.

Salary: £25,384 per annum plus overtime

Apply by: 9am on Tuesday 26 November  

Access: We are able to offer support and resources to aid access requirements; please state any access requirements on your application.

If you require this job pack in a format other than PDF, please email recruitment@youngvic.org.

Please note we cannot accept unsolicited CVs, whether speculative or attached to application packs. Any CVs we receive are required to be destroyed in a regulated bit-blitz due to our data protection rules. For more information, head to our Privacy Policy.