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Work With Us

Check out all our current open vacancies below!

We are constantly on the look out for people to join our team of volunteers, whether its choreographing shows, doing the tech or costumes or helping on Front of House for shows to name just a few ideas. We want to hear from you by emailing! Let us know what you are interested in and if we can't offer you something at the time we will keep you on our database and contact you when something in your field and interests becomes available. 

We are currently have the following opportunities open:


Musical Director

South Side are on the search for a Musical Director to musical direct our summer production of ‘Madagascar: a Musical Adventure JR’ with an amazing casts of 7–11-year-olds. Further opportunities also available, in forms of workshops, LAMDA tuition, holiday projects and further themed terms in our Weekly Academy, alongside Musical Directing our yearly productions and getting involved with running further holiday projects and workshops. The Musical Director will join South Side’s team of creative practitioners every week as the company grows, heading towards new class dates throughout 2024 and beyond.


Terms of Contract Rolling Freelance Contract
Salary £25 an hour
Location Lime Tree Primary, Surbiton
Start Date February/March 2024 (Exact date to be agreed)
Working Arrangements Saturday mornings (production wk commencing 1st July)

Reporting to: Artistic Director




We want you to feel comfortable in the way you apply.


To apply you can either send us:
1.    A cover letter outlining why you would like to work for us and how you meet the job specification (no more than 2 A4 pages).
2.    A PowerPoint Presentation outlining why you would like to work for us and how you meet the job specification.
3.    A Video discussing why you would like to work for us and how you meet the job specification (no more than 5 minutes).

Please also send a copy of your CV and a completed Equal Opportunities Form to with the subject: [Your Name], Musical Director.

Applications close on Monday19th February, 12pm, with interviews taking place over the following weeks. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis. South Side reserves the right to close the job post earlier if sufficient applications are received.

Access information: if you require the Job Pack in a different format please call us on 079300 05073 or email

Equalities information: South Side Theatre Academy is an equal opportunities employer and we actively encourage people from a variety of backgrounds, experiences and skills to apply, as per our equal opportunities policy.

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