Ticketing and Reception Assistant

£7.56 per hour plus holiday pay

Can your cheerful outlook and helpful disposition give our customers a warm welcome, making them want to visit the theatre again and again? Can you help us sell more tickets? If so, you could be an essential part of our Ticketing and Reception team! More info:

• The ability to communicate in Welsh is desirable for this role.
• Previous experience working in a Box Office desirable but not essential
• Previous experience of working in a customer facing environment is essential
• Flexibility is essential as working hours will change from week to week.
• Deadline for applications Thursday 28 July 2016 at 12 noon.
• Interviews Tuesday 2 August 2016
• Successful candidates must be available to start training immediately (various hours available)
• Candidates looking for summer work only should not apply
• The successful candidates will be employed on a zero hours agreement

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Youth and Community Associate

£20,800 pro rata

We are seeking a dynamic, charismatic and experienced individual to work alongside the Communities and Engagement Manager in providing artistic leadership, designing and delivering creative workshop activity for the Youth Theatre, Sherman Players and schools.

Closing date: Noon, Wednesday 10 August 2016

Interviews: Wednesday 17 August 2016

Sherman Theatre is funded by Arts Council of Wales. We are committed to Equal Opportunities and a Registered Charity.

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Box Office Manager

£21,860 per annum

Sherman Theatre wishes to appoint an experienced Box Office Manager to manage the Box Office, maximising opportunities to achieve sales targets and developing the highest standards of customer care. To recruit, train, develop and performance manage the Ticketing and Reception team to ensure that the venue continually exceeds its business plan objectives. To assist marketing activities within an integrated Marketing & Customer Relations team, with specific responsibilities related to data analysis and digital marketing activities. To support to Fundraising Manager to maximise ticket donations and to assist with other fundraising activities. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking to make their mark in one of the UK’s most exciting producing theatres.

Closing date: Noon, Monday 15 August 2016

Interviews: Wednesday 24 August 2016

Sherman Theatre is funded by Arts Council of Wales. We are committed to Equal Opportunities and a Registered Charity.

Application Form

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JMK Assistant Director Opportunity

The JMK Trust in partnership with the Sherman Theatre is offering an Assistant Director Bursary to a participant of the JMK & Sherman Directors’ Group. This arts scholarship, funded by the Richard Carne Trust, will provide a learning and training opportunity for a talented emerging director, based in the Cardiff area who has demonstrated a commitment to directing and a passion for theatre making.

The role

We are looking for an Assistant Director for Rachel O’Riordan’s upcoming autumn co-production of a contemporary classic text.

As Assistant Director, your duties will be:

·         To provide general assistance to the Director;

·         As agreed with the Director, to carry out any research that will inform and benefit the production;

·         As agreed with the Director, to attend preparation meetings prior to rehearsals;

·         To observe rehearsals and have input in discussions and production meetings;

·         To assist the company in documenting the rehearsal process for the purpose of marketing, archiving and evaluating the project through blogs, social media and other forms agreed;

·         To observe and assist the Director in the production week as required;

·         To input into supporting engagement activities by mutual agreement with the Director and Communities and engagement department;

·         To attend and participate in post-show discussions by mutual agreement with the Director;

·         To support the company whilst the play in in performance as agreed with the Director and Stage Manager, including attending and noting the production;

·         To assist with the transfer of the production.

·         Any further duties as required by the Director.


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