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Duty Manager

Date Added
28 June 2022
Polka Theatre
Wimbledon, London
£11.70 per hour plus holiday pay
Job Specification
Could Polka Theatre be looking for you? 
• Would you like to work for a pioneering national children’s theatre? 
• Do you have a passion for delivering exceptional customer service? 
• Have you worked in a live performance venue before? 
This is an exciting time join Polka Theatre’s busy and ambitious team, as one of our Duty Managers with a passion for theatre and delivering exceptional customer service in our newly refurbished, state of the art theatre. 
Salary £11.70 per hour plus holiday pay 
Hours Polka Theatre is open Tuesday to Sunday each week and hours are worked according to the needs of the theatre’s performance schedule and, therefore, no minimum weekly hours are guaranteed. Schedules are completed two weeks in advance and shift length may vary slightly depending on the length of the performance. 
What would you be doing? 
Working with the Senior Duty Manager, Duty Managers are responsible for facilitating the efficient day to day running of our venue. You will embody the ethos of Polka, working proactively to maintain a professional, welcoming, and safe environment for our visitors and team members. 
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. 
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 We accept CV and cover letter or audio/video file if you prefer. 
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.
Closing Date
31 August 2022
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