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Building and Operations Manager

Date Added
28 April 2022
Polka Theatre
Wimbledon, London
£26,000 – £27,000 per year, depending on experience.
Job Specification
Could Polka Theatre be looking for you? 
• Would you like to work for a pioneering national theatre for children? 
• Do you love working in a venue or theatre but would prefer mainly daytime hours? 
• Are you practical and hands-on? 
This is an exciting time join Polka Theatre’s busy and ambitious team, in the role of Building and Operations Manager, supporting the Head of Operations and Visitor Services, with responsibility for facilitating the efficient running of Polka’s buildings infrastructure and systems. 
What would you be doing? 
You will play an important role supporting the Head of Operations and Visitor Services, with responsibility for facilitating the efficient running of Polka’s buildings infrastructure and systems. You will be practical and hands-on, ensuring the buildings and relevant facilities are proactively maintained and comply with health and safety for everyone working and visiting. Since we reopened our newly developed building there is ongoing ‘snagging’ to oversee. You will also need to spend desk-based time on the administrative elements of the role. You will oversee any contractors, sub-contractors and suppliers who are engaged to carry out work to Polka’s buildings and facilities.
Application Details
For a Recruitment Pack with more information about who we are and what we’re looking for in this role plus how to apply please visit our website at this link   
There is no deadline as recruitment is ongoing until the role has been filled. Please apply as soon as you can. We aim to get back in touch with you to let you know we have received your application as soon as we can. We will also get in touch to let you know if we would like to invite you for an interview. 
Ideal start date as soon as possible. 
Polka’s commitment as an equal opportunities employer means we are keen to encourage applications from people of colour, people across the gender spectrum and people who self-identify as disabled, who are underrepresented in our sector. 
Polka is funded by Arts Council England, London, registered charity number 256979.
Closing Date
31 July 2022
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