In line with the ADC Theatre’s aims, these posts allows holders to gain experience in a busy Theatre environment.
Pravda backstage
Pravda backstage (Photo: Johannes Hjorth)

We are recruiting a part-time Box Office Administrator!

The Executive Committee are looking to recruit a part-time Box Office Administrator, to work a 20-hour position starting from mid-October 2019.

The Box Office Administrator is responsible for running the ADC Box Office efficiently, providing a professional service for our clients and unforgettable experiences for audiences. This will involve providing a high level of service to customers and production teams, managing casual Box Office staff and administering our growing external ticketing service, ADC Ticketing.

The job description for the role can be downloaded below.

The deadline for applications is midnight on Friday 4th October

Interviews will take place on the morning of Wednesday 9th October. The ADC Theatre works to a tight timetable with administrative commitments for members of the Executive Committee, and regret that these commitments mean that we are unable to accommodate requests for variations on that schedule.

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Box Office Administrator Job Description

Casual Vacancies

We currently have a full roster for our casual staff positions, but if you would like to register your interest, please send an application form to We will then review applications when we have vacancies.

We employ staff on a casual basis in a number of front of house roles:

  • Box Office Assistant
  • Bar Staff
  • Front of House Support Staff
  • Corpus Playroom Duty Manager
  • ADC Theatre Duty Manager

All roles provide the opportunity to work in a busy theatre environment and we don't require specific experience for Box Office and Bar applicants.

We require experience as Box Office Assistants or Bar Staff at the ADC Theatre before considering applicants for other roles.

On average, staff work one shift a week and Bar Staff are expected to take at least one party shift (1am-8am) per term. Party shifts are paid at a higher rate to standard shifts. There are no minimum hours staff members are expected to work or entitled to. Please see the Job Descriptions for further information on these roles:

“Without the ADC Theatre I would never have become a director.”
Sam Mendes

How to Apply

To apply for a casual position at the ADC Theatre, please complete our Application for Temporary Role form:

Completed forms should be sent electronically to or hard copy to:

ADC Theatre
Park Street

Please do not send CVs or applications that aren't for a specific position.

Our staffing requirements change over time, we aim to reply to all applications for casual positions within three weeks, though if we have a full complement of staff this may take longer.

If you have any questions about working with us, please email

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