Join Our Team

The Isaac Theatre Royal is an award-winning premium venue in the heart of Christchurch’s city centre.

We have an ongoing recruitment process for positions available in our Front of House and Back of House areas, including bar, barista, usher and stage door positions.


We are currently recruiting for the role of Event Manager

The award-winning Isaac Theatre Royal is offering an exciting position for an experienced individual to join the team as an Event Manager in 2022. This is a 12-month fixed-term position (Maternity Leave Position).

This role is responsible for the effective planning, management and delivery of events at the ITR including musicals, plays, functions, concerts, conferences, movies as well as other events. This role will also be responsible for ticketing requirements at the ITR.

Job Description – Event Manager 

If you feel you are the right person for this position, please send your CV along with a cover letter, outlining your suitability for the role to; events@itr.co.nz


We are currently recruiting for the role of Venue Technician

The award-winning Isaac Theatre Royal is offering an exciting position for an experienced individual to join the professional team of venue technicians in 2022. This is a full-time role.

The fundamental role is to assist the Technical Manager in the utilisation of facilities at the Isaac Theatre Royal. This role is responsible for liaising with clients, Technical Manager and theatre staff prior to and during events to ensure that facilities, equipment and physical setup meet the requirements of the event as well as the client’s contractual agreements. You will have responsibility to and be under the direction of the Technical Manager.

Job Description – Venue Technician

If you feel you are the right person for this position, we would love to hear from you. Please send your CV along with a cover letter, outlining your suitability for the role to; matt@itr.co.nz


We are currently actively recruiting for the role of Front of House Manager (Casual).

The Front of House Manager role is key in retaining excellent relationships with clients, patrons, and contractors, to continue to deliver unforgettable experiences which the Isaac Theatre Royal prides itself on.

If you are a reliable team player that would enjoy providing great customer service to our patrons, then we have an exciting opportunity for you.

Job Description – Front of House Manager

If you feel you are the right person for this position, we would love to hear from you. Please send your CV along with a cover letter, outlining your suitability for the role to; events@itr.co.nz.


We are currently actively recruiting for Stage Door Security (Casual).

If you are a reliable team player with attention to detail, effective communication skills and a flexible working schedule, then we have an exciting opportunity for you! We are looking to add a new member to our Theatre Royal team, filling the role of Stage Door Security. If you have an interest in the creative industry, great customer service skills and are detail orientated, this job could be perfect for you!

Job Description – Stage Door Security

If you feel you are the right person for this position, we would love to hear from you. Please send your CV or a letter of experience along with a cover letter, outlining your suitability for the role to; events@itr.co.nz.


We are currently actively recruiting for Bar and Ushering staff.

With a busy program of shows and functions we are always on the lookout for energetic and reliable team players to join our hard-working hospitality team.

For these positions you should already have hospitality experience, working in a bar, café or restaurant environment and be interested in part time evening and weekend shift work.

The above roles will be focused on providing an excellent standard of customer service to our patrons as well as supporting the rest of the bar/ FOH / BOH teams where necessary.

We will provide further training where required.

Job Description – Bar Staff

Job Description – Usher Staff

If you feel you are the right person for this position, we would love to hear from you. Please send your CV along with a cover letter, outlining your suitability for the role to; events@itr.co.nz.

Applicants should be 18 years or over and should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.