Producing Assistant

Battersea Arts Centre

The role

Battersea Arts Centre has an exciting opportunity for a recent graduate to undertake a 12 month work-based training placement as a Producing Assistant, with support from the Weston Jerwood Creative Bursaries Programme.

The programme is aimed specifically at recent graduates from low-income backgrounds who received full maintenance grants at university (graduating 2015, 2017 or 2017), and are looking to kick-start a career in the arts. This role will commence in the new year, and the person appointment will be part of a cohort of 40 placements based at arts organisations across the UK.

We are looking for a creative and confident graduate to work with producers and project managers on Cook Up; our regular seasons of theatre shows and live performances; and BAC Moving Museum; a strand of work encompassing performances, installations, workshops, tours and talks inspired by our building’s radical history, the BAC Archive and the Wandsworth Borough Collection.

Please download the applicant information pack for more information.

Essential requirements

Candidates must meet all the criteria:

  • Graduated from a first degree (BA or equivalent) within the past two years (i.e. in 2015, 2016 or 2017), no minimum grade required
  • Received a full maintenance grant for every year of your course and are able to verify it with the necessary paperwork
  • A full-time UK resident.

How to apply

To apply please send a completed application form along with the evidence of your university maintenance grants, to and

Alternatively you can return these via post to Recruitment, Battersea Arts Centre, Lavender Hill, London SW11 5TN.