Anna Himali Howard in rehearsals for the Roundabout Season 2016
Stef O'Driscoll
Traineeships and Placements

Traineeships and Placements.

As part of Insights we offer a flexible programme of work placements designed to support the study of students on university and drama school courses at MA or BA level with practical work experience of a busy touring theatre company. We are currently recruiting for placements in our Production and Marketing departments. 

You can apply to work in the Marketing or Production Department being trained by and supporting the teams as described in the job descriptions below. These may be altered on discussion of your particular fields of interest and Paines Plough’s current needs.

We also offer placements in Stage Management in line with our production schedule - sign up to our mailing list to be the first to hear about these opportunities as they come up.

Placements last three months and you will be in PPHQ two to five days per week, subject to your personal study requirements, 10am-6pm with a one-hour break for lunch.

We cover travel expenses within London as well as occasional theatre trips and touring opportunities.

How to apply
Please send a CV and one-page covering letter detailing your experience, why you are interested in Paines Plough and what you hope to gain from the placement to

Application deadline 20 November
Interviews  29 & 30 November
Start date 15 January
End date 30 March