The Royal Opera House strives to attract and appoint top talent to support its development as a leader in Performance Arts and contemporary British culture.
We are committed to managing a fair and equitable recruitment and selection process to the highest industry standards.
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The Royal Opera House runs an innovative Apprenticeship Scheme across a variety of backstage departments.
Casual and Freelance Opportunities
Opportunities occasionally arise to work in a variety of roles on a casual or freelance basis.
The Royal Opera House will be attending Skills London on 15 and 16 November 2019, London’s largest careers events for schools, teachers and parents, which takes place at ExCeL London.
TheatreCraft returns to the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden on Monday 11 November 2019 and the Royal Opera House Staff and Apprentices will be there to answer your questions about backstage careers.
Diversity and Inclusion
Equality and diversity are intrinsic to the artistic vision of the Royal Opera House and essential for the future of our art forms – find out more about our commitments to diversity.
First Stage - Work Experience
First Stage offers participants a valuable insight and practical experience of working in the arts industry.
Recruitment Privacy Statement
Before completing your online application you may wish to take some time to read our Recruitment Privacy Statement.
Our external contractor Company of Cooks offer a variety of opportunities for those looking for roles in the Catering and Hospitality sector.