Casual Theatres Front of House Assistant

Chelmsford, Essex
Grade 2 - £8.54 per hour
11 Oct 2018
28 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Part Time

Chelmsford City Theatres is recruiting Front of House staff to work during it's busy Panto season.  The highlight of our theatre programme, every winter the Theatre welcomes thousands of people through it's doors to enjoy it's family Pantomime, as well as, live events and film screenings.  We believe that every visit to our Theatre, be it the first time or the 100th should feel special and our talented Front of House staff are the key to this. 

As part of the Front of House team you will be the welcoming face to the Theatre. Working in a fast-paced environment, as part of a diverse team you will offer the highest levels of customer service to all of our patrons. No two days will be the same, as you work across a variety of roles including, merchandise selling, ushering and bar in two different theatre spaces.  This includes the main Civic Theatre and the smaller studio, The Cramphorn Theatre and Picturehouse Cinema. 

You must be able to work through-out the festive period from 30th November to Sun 6th January and specifically on Christmas Eve, Boxing Day and New Years day. 

What are we looking for?

An ideal candidate for this role will:

- Have excellent interpersonal & customer service skills

- Be proactive and confident dealing with the general public

- Be able to use their initiative to work in a changing environment

- Work calmly under pressure

- Be comfortable working in a sales driven environment

Interviews will be held on Thursday 8th November or Tuesday 13th November