The Marlowe
Front Of House Services Assistant

Front Of House Services Assistant

Fixed term - 7 weeks to cover the busy pantomime season. 3-4 shifts per week (4 hours per shift)
£9 per hour

The Marlowe is Kent’s regional theatre. As one of the UK’s most successful touring venues, we present a rich and diverse programme of drama, musicals, dance, opera, music, pantomime, new writing, poetry and comedy in our state-of-the-art Theatre and Studio. We are committed to developing regional talent, with our vibrant youth theatre and extensive artist development and participation programmes. The Marlowe Kit is our new space in a medieval building, housing a dedicated learning space, an exhibition and escape room, where we are pushing the boundaries of theatre/heritage practice.

We are looking for up to 12 fixed-term seasonal staff to work at The Marlowe during our busy pantomime season (last year over 94,000 people saw our pantomime) as ushers, bar staff and in our restaurant. This is a great opportunity to become part of our team and we are looking for enthusiastic and friendly individuals to welcome our audiences. You will need to be over 18 years old, available to work regularly between Monday 25 November and Sunday 12 January and enjoy working in a customer facing role.

You will need to be available for a minimum of 3-4 shifts per week that will cover weekdays and weekends, Christmas Eve, Boxing Day and New Year’s Eve. Shifts last approximately 4 hours and range across mornings, afternoons and evenings, with a potential for early starts and late finishes.

The successful candidates will have great communication skills and will be able to assist customers in a pro-active and friendly manner.

If you would like to have an informal discussion about the post, please email Ben Clark, Front Of House Services Duty Manager (Scheduling).