Retail and Programme Sales Assistant, Royal Shakespeare Company

  • 25th September 2019
  • West Midlands
  • Part time
  • Paid (£15k-20k pro rata)
  • theatre


Would you like to join the RSC’s Retail team? We’re looking for enthusiastic, customer-focused people to join us as Retail and Programme Sales Assistants.

In this varied role you’ll work both in the RSC shop and more widely across the theatre. You’ll be selling programmes, preparing cash floats, maintaining stock and answering customer queries. You’ll be interacting with our audiences and visitors to the theatre and working alongside our other customer facing teams.

To be suitable for this role, we are looking for people who:

  • Have good communication skills and work well in a busy environment
  • Enjoy providing great customer service
  • Have a strong sense of initiative and good numeracy skills

We are looking for candidates who can work flexibly, during evenings and weekends, to fit with the RSC theatre operations and performance schedules. This is a great opportunity to join a brilliant team and be part of making everyone’s visit to the theatre an enjoyable experience.

All applications should be made online using the RSC website. If you need any assistance when applying, please contact the Recruitment Team on 01789 412625 or email

We are committed to building a diverse workforce and welcome applications from all individuals. 

The RSC strives for excellence, and values integrity, inclusion, ambition and innovation. We act with respect, show leadership and build resilient ways of working in all our activities.

We aim to create a welcoming, supportive environment which is happy, healthy and safe. We place great importance upon developing a diverse, highly motivated and energised workforce to help achieve our priorities. We put our values at the heart of everything we do.

The Royal Shakespeare Company (no. 212481) is a publicly funded registered charity.