How to apply
Submitting online applications
All applications for our current vacancies must be submitted online to the City of London Corporate HR Unit using our online application system.
Please note we are unable to accept unsolicited CVs for vacancies, internships or work experience placements. You should apply for any current vacancies directly through the City of London online application if you feel your skills and experience match the specific role.
The Barbican works with specific schools in East London as part of a structured summer work experience program for students, and we do not take on ad hoc work experience students.
Apprenticeships and placements
The Barbican Centre offers a variety of apprenticeships and graduate and intern placements throughout the year across many of our departments. They provide opportunities for enthusiastic individuals to develop and apply their skills with hands on experience in specialist areas of the Barbican. These include Theatre Administration, IT, Marketing and Communications.
All current opportunities are listed with our other vacancies. Due to the high volume of interest we receive, we are not able to consider speculative CVs and you will need to apply for specific roles as they arise.
You may also be interested in learning more about apprenticeships with the City of London Corporation.
Meet the Barbican
Meet the many faces of the Barbican, from curating to marketing, press to programming, gardening to gift shop, as we introduce you to the people that bring the Barbican Centre to life every day.