Welcome to the Human Resources (HR) section of our website and thank you very much for your interest in working for the Really Useful Theatres Group.

At Really Useful Theatres Group we recognise that the success of our organisation depends on its people. Our employees are selected on the basis of a wide variety of skills and positive attitude, flexibility and whole-hearted commitment are high on the list of essential qualities for all of our roles. It is our aim to create a productive environment where everyone has an equal chance to succeed and where everyone is encouraged to give their best. If you are successful in your application you will find inspiring, entertaining and rewarding employment with a unique employer in a uniquely captivating industry.

The application process may vary depending on the role, but will largely involve submitting a CV or application form, allowing you to clearly demonstrate how your skills match the individual requirements of the role. 

  • Theatre Vacancies

    There are a wide range of exciting roles within our Theatres, including front of house, back stage/technical, bars, box office and management.  

    Rolling recruitment takes place for Front of House - Ushers, Bars and Technical Stage Crew and this is handled directly by each Theatre. If you are interested in being considered for any of these positions please send a CV and covering letter directly to postal address of the Theatre you are interested in working at.  Postal addresses are available on the Our Group page of this website. 

    • Casual Front of House and Bar Staff - London Palladium

      We are seeking casual members of staff to join the bar and Front of House team at the iconic London Palladium.

      The theatre is hosting a busy timetable of high-profile concerts and variety acts throughout the remainder of 2017 including Scouting for Girls, Alison Moyet, Beverley Knight, Grayson Perry, Michael McIntyre and an enchanting new production of Dick Whittington produced by Qdos Entertainment, the world’s biggest pantomime producer, and the team behind last year’s record-breaking Cinderella.

      We are looking for staff who enjoy working in a fast-paced environment and who are able to provide world class customer service to the wide variety of audiences visiting the London Palladium this year.

      Experience working on a bar would be advantageous as well as a willingness to get involved with all aspects of the operation.

      We operate an ongoing recruitment program at the London Palladium. However, our requirements continually change so we will respond to applications as and when we have suitable vacancies. We regret that we cannot reply to all applications received.

      To apply please send your CV to

    • Front of House Staff - Theatre Royal, Drury Lane

      Theatre Royal, Drury Lane is recruiting enthusiastic and confident Front of House staff to join the team for the run of 42nd Street.

      Roles include:
      Front of House
       - Ushers
       - Attendants
       - Red Coats
      Bar Staff

      Theatre Royal, Drury Lane is one of the world’s leading theatre venues.We take pride in our reputation for providing the highest levels of customer service in order to ensure that our guests experience a first class visit to our theatre. Previous retail, bar and hospitality experience would be desirable although not essential as training will be given. 

      To apply: Please apply in writing with an up-to-date CV by email to:

      We regret that we cannot reply to all applications received.

  • Head Office Vacancies

    The head office team is based at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane and provide dedicated support to all our Theatres. Roles at head office may include IT, Finance, Programming, HR, Operations, Works and Hospitality.

    • Head of Marketing - Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Really Useful Theatres Group

      We have an exciting opportunity for a Head of Marketing to join our growing Marketing & Communications Team.  This pivotal position will be heavily focused on driving tickets sales and spend per head.  In order to achieve this the role will be customer centric, drawing on data and research to deliver valuable insight back to the business whilst enhancing the customer experience throughout our seven theatres.

      The Head of Marketing will report directly into the Marketing and Communications Director and manage three direct reports.

      You are an experienced marketer with a proven track record in driving ticket sales in the arts/entertainment sector or related industry.  Renowned for your ‘customer first’ ethos and passion for what you do, you have delivered exceptional results and now hungry to take on an exciting new challenge.

      A full job description is available by clicking here (pdf).

      If you think you’ve got what it takes, please send your application and CV to

      Closing date: 28th February 2018

  • Equal Opportunities

    The Really Useful Theatres Group Ltd is committed to a policy of equality of opportunity and is opposed to all forms of unlawful discrimination and harrasment.

    The Really Useful Theatres Group Ltd is an equal opportunities employer. We have developed policies and procedures to ensure no job applicant or employee receives less favourable treatment on the grounds of sex, marital status, sexual orientation, disability, age, religion, race, colour, nationality or ethnic or national origin, or is so disadvantaged by conditions or requirements which cannot be justifiable.

    This policy is implemented throughout the whole recruitment process, from advertising, through to interviewing and appointment of the successful candidate. To help us confirm that our policy is working, we may ask during the application process for information on factors that help us understand the diversity of candidates who apply to us, such as ethnic background and disability. Any information you provide will not be used by or made available to the recruitment panel during the course of the selection process.

    If you require information or assistance please call the HR team on 020 7557 7300 and we will do our best to accommodate your requirements.

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