Assistant Front of House Manager

The Place, London’s boldest dance theatre and studio space, is looking for an enthusiastic individual to join our Visitor Services Team as our new Assistant Front of House Manager. The Visitor Services Team are the first point of contact for all visitors to The Place and pride themselves on creating a warm and welcoming atmosphere where innovation and creativity can flourish, and exciting dance opportunities are available for everyone.  

The Assistant Front of House Manager is a key member of our new Visitor Services team and will manage the building Front of House team and Theatre Bar. The postholder will regularly act as Duty Manager for the building and will have oversight of customer care, Health and Safety and event management.  They will also be expected to drive sales in both the bar, events and through space hire. 

This is an exciting opportunity for someone with extensive supervisory experience within a customer focused role in an arts / theatre environment. If you possess the ability to motivate and lead a team of staff, project manage complex events and are confident in finding solutions where problems arise, this is the role for you. 

The Place is committed to equality and diversity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Disabled candidates and those from ethnically diverse backgrounds who meet the essential criteria for this role will be guaranteed an interview as they are currently underrepresented in our workforce.

Salary: £26,600 per annum.

How to apply: Please complete the application form below and send to jobs@theplace.org.uk.

Deadline for applications: Mon 6 Sep 2021, 12pm (noon)

Interviews: We anticipate that interviews will be held digitally via Microsoft Teams (or another online platform if necessary) or in-person at The Place during the week commencing Mon 13 Sep 2021.