Theatre Box Office Assistant
£17,007 - £17,972 per annum pro rata
Manor Pavilion Theatre, Sidmouth
Part time fixed term up to 12 months 15 hours / week including alternate Saturdays
East Devon is independently recognised as an outstanding place and so it follows that its council must also strive to be outstanding. Everything we do is aimed at ensuring that East Devon is a place that people want to live in, work in, visit and enjoy. Our ambition is to be an outstanding council which works together with local people to create great value services and an outstanding community, economy and environment for East Devon, now and for future generations.
About the role
Our small team prides itself on the high standards of customer care we deliver to the patrons of the Manor Pavilion Theatre. Our Theatre Box Office Assistants are the first point of contact to the public and hirers alike, ensuring all visitors have an enjoyable experience. Key duties will include selling tickets to the public, maintaining financial and operational records and general office duties as required, including working on Saturdays on a rota basis.
We are looking for someone who is willing to go the extra mile for customers and shares our passion for theatre and entertainment. You will need to be able to demonstrate experience of till operating and cash handling in a previous role. You will also need to be able to balance conflicting demands and priorities in this busy team. A first aid qualification / and or experience of health and safety in the leisure industry would be a distinct advantage.
To apply online, please visit www.eastdevon.gov.uk/jobs. For an informal discussion, please contact Graham Whitlock, Theatre Manager on 01395 576798 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date: 12 November 2018. Interviews will be held on 22 November 2018.
Whilst East Devon District Council has decided to relocate away from its current headquarters in Sidmouth, this position will be based in Sidmouth.