The front of our building, a Victorian town hall made from pale stone and red brick. The Battersea Arts Centre sign is extended from the entrance in red and blue with yellow lettering.

Work With Us

Battersea Arts Centre (BAC) is a home for radical artistic ideas. We support artists, young people and communities to spark positive change through their creativity in many different ways, and this social purpose is central to everything we do. Based in an iconic building at the heart of Battersea, our work revolves around an ambitious live and digital programme of performance, heritage, events, and creative and community projects. Projects developed at BAC can also be found in our communities and on tour across the UK and the world.

BAC has around 50 permanent members of staff, who are supported through a mix of line management, in-house coaching and mentoring. We offer flexible and remote working, as well as a chill out space to take time out during work hours. Other benefits include a cycle to work scheme, free tickets to our shows, and Development Days for training and professional development. We also engage up to 100 casual and freelance staff at any one time.

When we have jobs and opportunities to offer, we share them here. To apply for a role, please complete the relevant online application form below.

We particularly welcome applicants with lived experience of disability and people from groups that are currently under-represented in the arts sector. For further information or support with access requirements for your application, contact us at recruitment@bac.org.uk.

Current Jobs & Opportunities at BAC

Technical Manager

We are looking for a professional, enthusiastic and resourceful Technical Manager to join our Production & Technical Team. You will be responsible for planning the use of technical resources, managing equipment & storage across the building and ensuring technical delivery meets our standards at BAC. The Technical Manager is primarily responsible for the management of the Technical team and resources ensuring that the team offers the highest standards of technical support to both emerging and established artists.

All applications must be submitted by 10am Friday 21 June 2024. Successful shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend an interview on Wednesday 3 July 2024.

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Technician (weekly payroll)

We are looking for Technicians to join our casual pool. Battersea Arts Centre’s Production & Technical team deliver a professional and helpful service to artists whilst in the rehearsal, development and performance stages of their work; at BAC and on tour. They also work on a wide range of high-end commercial events including filming, weddings, conferences etc; ensuring the highest standard of technical delivery expected by our clients.

As a Technician at BAC, you will also work to deliver an unrivalled quality of experience in terms of inclusive practice and accessibility.

All applications must be submitted by 10am Friday 21 June 2024. Successful shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend an interview on Wednesday 3 July 2024.

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Assistant Producer

We are seeking a highly motivated and organised individual to join our team as an Assistant Producer. This role will work closely with Producers and support the planning and delivery of the Public Programme, Creative Development and BAC Next Gen projects.

From coordinating spaces to supporting creatives in the building to deliver their projects, you will have the ability to manage many tasks simultaneously. Working collaboratively with people from across the staff team, as well as artists and freelancers, you will be approachable and organised in supporting the delivery of a programme of events, shows, workshops and residencies. The Assistant Producer role focuses on administrative support work, alongside on-the-ground producing support for the activities in the building

All applications must be submitted by 10am Monday 1 July 2024. Successful shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend an interview during the week commencing 8 July 2024.

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The Agency Project Manager

We are seeking a creative, passionate and organised individual to join BAC as Project Manager for The Agency. You will manage a creative team that run this award-winning project, in local communities around Battersea Arts Centre. You will support the delivery teams to ensure they are well equipped and supported to support young people who sometimes have complicated lives and are balancing different issues.   

You will develop and provide opportunities in mentoring, employment for Agency participants and alumni. While, provide on-going support and seek development opportunities for Agency alumni to maximize the impact of their projects in their location and beyond. We are looking for someone with a passion for the power of creativity, a dedicated and inclusive approach to external stakeholder and staff support, and strong organisational and time management skills for this this exciting and dynamic role.

All applications must be submitted by 10am Tuesday 2 July 2024. Successful shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend an interview during the week commencing 8 July 2024.

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The Agency Assistant Facilitator (Freelance)

Battersea Arts Centre is looking for an exceptional facilitator to be part of our ground-breaking initiative: The Agency.
The Assistant Facilitator is someone who is confident and enthusiastic about working with young people, and able to apply their experience to support the delivery of The Agency’s weekly sessions and the wider aims of the project. You will have a passion for empowering young people to engender change in their lives and wider community, and a desire to affect social change within underrepresented communities. Training and support will be provided.

All applications must be submitted by 10am Wednesday 26 June 2024. Successful shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend an initial online interview during the week commencing 8 July 2024.

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Work Experience at BAC

Our applications for our 2024 have now closed.

If you are interested in a summer work experience placement at BAC in 2025, are aged 14-18, studying or living in the Borough of Wandsworth please email workexperience@bac.org.uk in January 2025 to apply.