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Theatre Operator

Still recruiting throughout COVID‑19

Job description

  • administer and schedule a programme of events for the Barrington Centre Theatre, delivering a comprehensive artistic programme for a diverse community. Promoting all activities on the Centres website and social media.
  • It will be necessary to liaise with promoters/contractors and staff.
  • demonstrate a flair in creating a programme of activities to attract a broad range of people.
  • working with the Centre Operations Manager to ensure the smooth delivery of events whilst delivering an artistic and financial goals.
  • line management of technical staff
  • planning how the Centre’s productions and programmes are mounted and scheduled and aligned.
  • administration and scheduling of the programme of events
  • managing and extending theatre productions.
  • manage and support all in-house and visiting company productions.
  • marketing and publicity of the theatre, bar and room hire.
  • contracting productions and events.
  • oversee the management of all bookings.

What we are looking for

  • knowledge of public entertainment licences conditions including PPL PRS.
  • knowledge of event technical requirements and oversee the smooth running of the theatre from a technical perspective.
  • demonstrable experience in an arts and theatre environment.
  • a proven track record of events and projects.
  • a good understanding of the theatre environment.
  • confident in dealing with financial matters and negotiating with production companies.
  • good knowledge of PR and social media skills.
  • comfortable with dealing with a number of diverse stakeholders within the community and beyond.

Accepted degree subjects


Additional job details

 · Ferndown
£17.93 per hour

Hours of work: 18 hours per week. Option for remote working from home however, attendance will be required on site at the Barrington Centre when shows are being set up and taking place.

Contract, dates and working times


How to apply

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 19 May 2022

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Closing date:  19 May 2022

ExpiresLess than a day

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