Thank you for your interest in working at Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds

All our current vacancies are listed on this page with application packs for download. If there are no listings do check back regularly to view any opportunities that may arise.

Box Office Assistant

As the face of the organisation, the Box Office is an integral part to the Theatre’s overall operation. We are looking for individuals with excellent customer service skills to fill a vacancy of 22.5 hours per week. Applicants looking for fewer hours will be considered as part of a job share, please make this evident on your application. Please find out more about in the role in the application form.

If you would like to be considered for this post, please complete and return Box Office Assistant Application Form by midday on Monday, 12 November; interviews will take place on Thursday, 15 and Friday, 16 November 2018.

Administration Officer

This role supports the administration of all areas of the organisation. The role provides vital administrative support For IT, HR, Legal and Compliance to ensure the smooth operation of a range of activities within the Theatre.

If you would like to be considered for this post, please complete and return Administration Officer Application Form by Monday, 26 November 2018; interviews will take place in the week beginning 3 December 2018.

New Non-Executive Directors

The Board is seeking new non executives, initially to be appointed for three years but with the prospect of a second three year term.  The roles are unpaid.

As is the case with most small charities, as well as performing a governance role, trustees are expected to provide practical assistance and support to the executive team in areas in which they are qualified to do so.

Read the Full Non-Executive Directors Role Description and If you feel you might be interested in this role please email a CV and short covering letter to Polly Turner.


Do you love theatre and want to learn more from behind the scenes? Enjoy meeting new people and have some spare time during the week? Then Theatre Royal has the perfect opportunity for you! We are looking for volunteers to join our friendly distribution team to help with the following:

  • Distributing flyers to the general public in the town centre
  • Visiting the local shops, eateries and businesses on our distribution list to deliver posters and flyers
  • Delivering leaflets to local schools on our distribution list (if transportation allows)
  • Helping to prepare mailings for customers when necessary

Or alternatively, we are always looking for people to join our Advocate list in which we send print to your address for you to display in your local area. To talk about any of the above roles or for more information please contact