Become Involved

We would love to hear from you!

Maybe you would like to be part of The NYB Team  ?  

We currently have openings for recent graduates and professionals  to gain invaluable experience by working closely with our guest choreographers as personal rehearsal assistants .


The National Youth Ballet relies upon the generosity of its dedicated volunteers.

Each year, NYB opens its doors to those who are interested in becoming involved with the company. Volunteering with the National Youth Ballet will help you learn new skills and develop existing ones, gain experience in working on a large-scale production and meet new people.

There are many different ways of getting involved with the NYB. Areas where voluntary help is needed are:

Wardrobe & costume department



Hair & make-up

Backstage Technical Team

Front of House

Teaching assistants

To apply to volunteer with the National Youth Ballet, view current volunteering opportunities below and fill in the application form. You must be 16 or over to apply.

View current opportunities

It is NYB’s policy for all staff and volunteers over the age of 16 to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. If you are successful in gaining a voluntary position with the NYB, we will arrange the completion of this.

We welcome applications from anyone of any age or background – if you have any problems with your application or wish to ask any questions, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.

The National Youth Ballet ethic:

The company is a registered charity working with children under 18 – all personal details are strictly confidential and must keep within the Child Protection Policy.

All staff and volunteers must demonstrate a can-do, positive attitude. The company thrives on new ideas and enthusiasm.

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