Assistant Costume Supervisors

2 year fixed term contracts - £30,754 per annum

The Royal Opera House aims to enrich people`s lives through opera and ballet. Home to two of the world`s great artistic companies - The Royal Opera and The Royal Ballet, performing with the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House.

We are seeking to recruit two full time Assistant Costume Supervisors on a 2 year fixed term contract basis. The successful applicants will assist our Costume Supervisors, on all levels with a wide variation of tasks. They will work on productions from inception to staging, working within the budgets, whilst maintaining artistic qualities to the highest possible standards and balancing technical practicalities and the requirements for Designers, Directors and Choreographers.

Our ideal candidates will have:

  • Experience in assisting costume supervisors in a major theatre, ballet or opera company.
  • An understanding of the work of production costume workshops and performance support (running wardrobe).
  • Developing knowledge of both opera and ballet repertoire.
  • Proven budgeting skills.

We actively encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds and value the positive impact difference has on our teams.

A full job description and information on how to apply for this position is available below by logging in or creating an account. If you have any queries regarding the recruitment process please contact the HR Department via e-mail to or by telephone on 020 7212 9124. You can also contact us if you have any access needs for making an application.

Closing Date for applications: 8.00 am, Tuesday, 2 May 2017.

Applicants must have work authorisation for the UK.

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