Royal Opera House Apprenticeship Scheme

Deadline: 8am Tuesday 8th June 2021
Published: Sunday, 16th May 2021, 6:18pm

Royal Opera House Apprenticeship Scheme
Royal Opera House Apprenticeship Scheme

Royal Opera House has announced eight new apprenticeships including costume to hair and make-up, and social media to technical theatre, find out more about the roles and apply now

Want to work in the performing arts? Are you a keen team player who thrives under pressure? Are you looking for a new learning experience?

The Royal Opera House stages over 500 performances a year, and strives to attract top talent to support us as a leader in performance arts. We want to give everyone the opportunity to get involved in this creative, exciting and growing industry and we think apprenticeships are great way to get started. An apprenticeship gives you the practical skills and knowledge that will underpin your professional development, as well as a recognised and transferable qualification.

What previous apprentices say:
“It has taught me invaluable on-the-job experience that textbook learning cannot provide.”
“It is a great pathway into a career and a unique alternative to university”

This year, we will be offering apprenticeships in the following areas:

Will I be paid?

Yes! Please follow the links to find out the salary for each apprenticeship. College fees will also be paid by the Royal Opera House.

Am I eligible?

  1. You must be 18 years old or over on 6th September 2021,
  2. Not have completed a university degree or equivalent level qualification in the UK or elsewhere and
  3. Have work authorisation for the UK.

How to apply:

A full job description and supporting material is available to download on our website: To apply, please submit an online application through the links above.

The Royal Opera House is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment in which everyone can thrive. We welcome applications from those who are currently under represented in our workforce; in particular, those who are ethnically diverse and/or disabled. As a Disability Confident Employer, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the essential minimum criteria for our vacancies.

If you have any questions, please contact the Human Resources Department at You can also contact us if you have any access needs for making an application.

NEED TO KNOW:For further information, you can also take a look at the Apprenticeship page on our website here Closing date for applications: 8am Tuesday 8th June 2021