Claire Catterson – Scotland Based Casting Assistant

Scotland Based Casting Assistant Required.

Start Date – Fri 21st June to 1st July ( poss extended ).

We are looking for a casting assistant with previous research / street casting experience. Must have great communication skills – face to face and on the telephone.

Great admin skills, attention to detail, lots of enthusiasm and can work in a quick timely manner.

Own laptop required and confident in Google doc/Dropbox etc.

Must have valid passport and happy to travel.

Please send CV over to if available.


Elaine Grainger Casting is looking for experienced assistants to start immediately

Elaine Grainger Casting is looking for experienced assistants to start immediately, or as soon as possible, to work on various US and UK films.

This is to work mainly from home, with in-person casting sessions / recalls across the UK and Europe.

If you have experience in casting children please highlight in your email as one of the films requires a very wide child search across Europe.

We need someone to be self motivated and proactive with an excellent attention to detail and a high level of skills in research, admin and computers. You should have a very good knowledge of actors and agents, experience making lists, avail checks, in person sessions, the self tape process of downloading / uploading and using the usual sites such as spotlight and castit.

If you are interested in applying please state when you are available from and your experience in your email. Please send along your CV to the subject “CASTING ASSISTANT “

Heather Basten is looking for an experienced Casting Assistant

Heather Basten is looking for an experienced Casting Assistant who is familiar and has experience with street casting/non-traditional casting to work alongside her team on a feature film.

Knowledge and Experience of the following:

  • Setting up and facilitating school/college visits
  • Outreach to drama clubs, groups and the community
  • Casting within non-traditional settings (boxing clubs, youth clubs).
  • Having the confidence to talk to new people
  • Using a camera to film castings in different settings.

Starting ASAP for 2 months and should be based in London.

You will be based between our office (Hackney Wick) and on-site at different places/visits around London. You may also assist partly on some of our other projects depending on office needs.

Please email thank you.