Our ambition is great ballet for everyone.

English National Ballet is a progressive, professional and collaborative organisation that places audiences at the heart of everything we do.

Our strategy and our mission has the repertoire at its core.  We honour the tradition of great classical ballet whilst embracing change; evolving the art form for future generations and encouraging audiences to deepen their engagement.

If you want to join our team, scroll down for our latest job vacancies, opportunities and upcoming auditions.


Philanthropy Manager (Trusts)

Department Development
Deadline 2 Dec 2019

We are recruiting for a Philanthropy Manager (Trusts) to join our Development team and help us grow support from Trusts.

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Philanthropy Manager

Department Development
Deadline 2 Dec 2019

We are recruiting for a Philanthropy Manager to join our Development team and help us expand our major donor base with particular emphasis on securing major gifts.

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Senior Marketing Officer

Department Marketing and Communications
Deadline 3 Dec 2019

We are looking for a Senior Marketing Officer to join our small and mighty Marketing and Communications team.

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Company Physiotherapist

Department Medical
Deadline 26 Nov 2019

We are recruiting for a Company Physiotherapist to join our Medical team on a permanent full-time basis.

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Pianist

Department Music
Deadline 30 Nov 2019

We are recruiting for a Pianist to work on a permanent full-time basis.

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Company Class

If you would like to request an opportunity to join a Company class to be seen by our ballet staff, please submit the following:

  • CV or résumé – including current position, professional experience and classical training
  • Ballet photos – these must be full length, and we recommend submitting no more than three different photos
  • Video link or DVD of dance footage (this is essential, and submissions will not be considered without it) – this can be either onstage or in a studio

Please send your materials to Lia Buddle, Artistic Assistant via email at auditions@ballet.org.uk or by post to English National Ballet, 41 Hopewell Square, London, E14 0SY.

All materials will be reviewed by the Artistic Team. We receive a large number of applications – please note that we cannot respond to everyone. You will only be contacted if you are invited to join class.

Invitations to join class will only be extended to those who have correctly submitted audition materials as above, or to those professional dancers who currently have a Principal position with another ballet company. Please also note that it is not possible to offer any meetings with Ballet Staff or the Artistic Director to dancers who join Company class.

Auditions

We are accepting audition applications for Derek Deane’s Swan Lake in-the-round: we’re looking for 40 classically trained female ballet dancers and 10 classically trained male ballet dancers to dance corps de ballet roles.

Ballet Classes

For experienced or semi-professional dancers looking to perfect their technique, we have a range of ballet classes available at Markova House.  Each ballet class is led by highly-experienced, professional dance artists and accompanied by a pianist.