Work with us

The Lyric encourages people from any background to apply for any of its current vacancies, which are listed below.

We are committed to creating a workforce which is representative of our society and to bringing together those with a variety of skills and experiences, to help shape what we do and how we work. We are particularly keen to hear from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) and disabled candidates. All disabled candidates who demonstrate that they meet the essential criteria for any of our positions will be invited for an interview.

If you require an Application Pack in an alternative format or require any further information about any post advertised here, please contact Louisa Roberts using the contact details below.

We are open to conversations around flexible working and job shares.


The Lyric Hammersmith is proud to be an official Partner of Parents in Performing Arts (PIPA).

Creative Teacher Associate to the Primary Learning Partnership (secondment)

Salary Voluntary
Apply by Monday 28 October 2019 at 4pm
Part time
Contact Kevin Morris

Hammersmith and Fulham Council (on behalf of The Primary Learning partnership) and Lyric Hammersmith Theatre wish to invite applications for a one day per week secondment starting January 2020 (or earlier) until the end of the summer term 2020 to support the development of our Schools Arts Charter, liaising with primary schools to foster strong creative partnership working towards the launch of The Schools Festival on 25th February 2020.

As a direct response to the Arts Council’s call, the Lyric and its partners have been developing a strategy that will ensure A Creative and Cultural childhood for all children and young people in Hammersmith and Fulham. Working in line with Hammersmith and Fulham’s newly developed Arts strategy and with partners in Education, the Local Authority and leading Arts organisations; the Lyric is setting out a strategy which marks a step change in how Arts organisations and LBHF schools work together to enhance the cultural childhood for every pupil in the borough.

Key to success in this role will the ability to:
• Be an outstanding administrator and excellent communicator
• Nurture collaborative partnerships with schools (Head teachers and teachers)
• Have a deep understanding of the value and place of the arts in the curriculum
• Work at speed on a busy team and with a ‘can-do’ attitude

Applications are welcomed from primary or secondary teachers or those in other settings who hold qualified teacher status (QTS). Please ensure that you have obtained the agreement of your Headteacher before submitting an application.

The funding available for this two-term secondment will not exceed £5000 to back fill supply cover or alternative arrangements.

Applications by CV and supporting letter by email to Kevin Morris, Principal Adviser;

Informal Enquiries welcomed to Jessica Drader, Producer (Education) Lyric Theatre Hammersmith;

Deadline for applications: Monday 28 October 2019 by 4pm

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Commercial Director

Salary Commensurate with skills and experience
Apply by Monday 28 October 2019 at 10am
Full time
Contact Chrissy Angus

The Lyric Hammersmith Theatre is seeking an experienced, entrepreneurial Commercial Director to help us grow our income from commercial activities. As we enter a new artistic era at the Lyric and with our Autumn season opening to great acclaim, this is an exciting opportunity to help shape and refine our customer experience and offer ensuring that the quality of our catering and events is of the highest standard and matches the quality of the work on our stages.

The Commercial Director will help us maximise the income we earn to support our charitable work. The Lyric is one of London’s largest producing theatres and alongside our two theatre spaces we offer a bar & grill with attractive roof garden, a café and a substantial events and hires business using our extensive range of facilities and spaces. Our building is also home to our partners and other like-minded organisations and welcomes around 200,000 visitors each year.

No agencies please.

Please download the job information pack below for full details of the post and how to apply.

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