Assistant Costume Maker, Northern Ballet


Northern Ballet breaks down barriers to world-class ballet. We tell unexpected stories that move audiences across the country and online. We aim to reach as many different people and places as possible with our passionate storytelling, mastery of classical dance technique and live music. 

Whether based on tour, or at Northern Ballet HQ in Leeds, a career with us allows you to become part of an ambitious world-class arts organisation. 

Northern Ballet is seeking to appoint a skilled Assistant Costume Maker to join the Wardrobe Department. This is a key role in assisting the Wardrobe Department in all aspects of making, fitting and refurbishing costumes for show creation and revivals.  




Full-time, permanent.  

Key Dates: 

Closing date for applications: 14th August 2022 

Interviews will take place in Leeds week commencing 22nd August. The interview will include a practical element 

Start date: As soon as possible, ideally early-mid September, however this can be discussed with the successful candidate  

Job Description/ Application process: 

A copy of the full job description is on the link below. To apply, please begin by completing the application questions (available on the link). Once you have completed the questions, you should submit them, along with your CV and covering letter, through our online portal. Failure to submit all three documents will result in us not being able to consider your application.  If you any difficulties in submitting your documents, please contact  

 Northern Ballet strives to understand, respect, and champion diversity in all its forms and believes in embracing diversity within our workforce repertoire and practices. We welcome and encourage job applications from people of all backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from groups who are under-represented in our organisation. This includes, but is not limited to, people of African or Caribbean heritage, people of South, East and South East Asian heritage, and disabled people. 

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