Photography Intern 

We are seeking a highly creative Photography Intern to join our friendly team.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a recent graduate or student who is keen to gain experience and extend their photography portfolio. It would be especially beneficial to candidates who would like to establish their career in the photography, arts or events industry.

You will work as part of the busy marketing and events team, photographing and retouching photographs of the theatre site, performers, audiences, receptions and local surroundings. Working to a detailed creative brief, all the photographs you produce will be credited to you and published as part of Opera Holland Park’s general output in print and online. You should be enthusiastic, hard-working, creative and most of all, willing to get stuck in!

The ideal applicant will possess the following skills:

• Strong photography skills
• Highly creative and full of ideas
• An eye for detail
• Competence in Photoshop or other photo-editing software
• A positive work attitude and self-motivation
• Flexible working style and able to work well in a team

The successful applicant will gain:

• Insight into and direct experience in a busy arts and events team
• Valuable experience working alongside our professional production photographers
• An extensive portfolio of varied events photography
• Credits in all photographs published online and in print

The placement will be part-time for up to three months between May and July 2018 (roughly 1-2 shoots a week). Due to the nature of the role evening and weekend work will be required.

To apply, please send a covering letter, CV and examples of your work / link to your portfolio to by 5pm on Tuesday 10 April 2018.

Click here to download the job description.



Volunteering is central to the work of Opera Holland Park. The range of opportunities is wide and time commitment flexible. Whatever skills and experience you have, there is likely to be something that you can do. From programme selling at the theatre, to helping at Friends’ events and performing administration tasks in the office we’d love to hear from you.

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Work Experience and Internships 

We offer a range of internships and work experience opportunities in different departments here at Opera Holland Park.

To find out more, please email or an individual staff member in the department you would wish to find out more about gaining experience in.


Opera Holland Park Chorus

We are no longer taking CVs for the 2018 season. If you would like to be considered for the 2019 season, please send your CV to around August 2018.