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Front of House Manager (casual & FTC available)

Date Added
24 September 2019
Organisation
Lichfield Garrick Theatre
Location
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Salary
Competitive
Job Specification
WHO WE ARE 
Lichfield Garrick is a producing house, a receiving house, a cultural hub at the heart of the city and district of Lichfield and has a thriving community and outreach programme.  As a modern, purpose-built theatre in the Garrick has an enviable programme of performances including drama, musicals, comedy, jazz, film and local theatre.  This year we have an amazing production of Cinderella, amongst other things planned for the pantomime season. 
 
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES 
 
People 
 
To undertake the Duty Manager role on the Lichfield Garrick site on a casual basis, which includes, but is not limited to: the management the Front of House operation in partnership with the Front of House Manager through the compilation and maintenance of running shows (operating as a “Show Duty Manager” or “Show DM”, as they are colloquially known) 
 
To ensure all new & existing staff have correct uniform and building access equipment during a performance and/or customer facing 
 
Manage the Lichfield Garrick’s volunteers during a duty Manager shift 
 
Any other duties requested by the Front of House Manager or Senior Management Team appropriate to the role. 
 
 
Shows 
 
To undertake the Duty Manager role on the Lichfield Garrick site on a casual basis, which includes, but is not limited to: the management the Front of House operation in partnership with the Front of House Manager through the compilation and maintenance of running shows (operating as a “Show Duty Manager” or “Show DM”, as they are colloquially known) 
 
To manage events, taking responsibility for all operational implementation and post activities when Duty Manager. To liaise with both the Box Office and Development Managers to ensure that hires and sponsorship requirements receive a smooth, efficient and professional service from the Lichfield Garrick staff 
 
To ensure qualified First Aid provision is available at all public performances / events. To replenish first aid provision on a regular basis 
 
To order ice cream stock, and any other FOH related items 
 
To maintain & archive the accident, show report, stock, risk assessment folders including replenishing when necessary 
 
Building 
 
To be a key holder 
 
In partnership with the Technical Manager/Technical Team or designated duty technician ensure the building is open for performance and secured safely at night 
 
To ensure all new & existing staff have correct uniform and building access equipment during a performance and/or customer facing 
 
In partnership with the Front of House Manager and the Technical Manager, to implement the Lichfield Garrick’s Health & Safety policies including risk assessments and regular reporting 
 
 
The Lichfield Garrick reserves the right to vary the content of the job description, after consultation, to reflect the changes to the job without changing the general character of the post or level of responsibility. 
 
Application Details
Please complete an application form and equal opportunities form (download from our website) and send it to: 
 
Helen Cunningham 
Front of House & Events Manager 
Lichfield Garrick Theatre 
Castle Dyke 
Lichfield 
WS13 6HR 
 
recruitment@lichfieldgarrick.com 
 
Deadline for applications is midday on 18th October 2019 
 
We look forward to receiving your application and thank you for your interest in Lichfield Garrick 
 
Closing Date
18 October 2019
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