Industry Vacancies

Industry Vacancies



Technical Theatre Apprenticeships

We are now recruiting for Technical Theatre Apprentices to join us from September 2019, to work in our busy Production department. This opportunity provides experience, skills, knowledge and formal training whilst working on a range of professional theatre productions across CFT’s 2 stages and in other spaces.

Technical Apprenticeships at CFT are hands-on working roles, learning lighting, sound, stage, automation and video skills for a fixed period. The roles lead to a nationally recognised Level 3 Creative Venue Technician Apprenticeship qualification, whilst working with some of the most eminent industry professionals in the country. As part of your training you will also achieve the ABTT Bronze award and the BECTU CRISP qualification- both industry recognised qualifications.

For further information and to apply please visit:



Job Title:                    Group Travel Marketing Coordinator  P/T - 22.5 hpw

Responsible to:         Head of Marketing

Salary:                        Band 18

Dates:                         June 2019 – April 2020 – 10 month contact

Location:                    Based at Head Office in Eastleigh - some occasional travel

Job summary

Work as part of a team to support and deliver the group travel programme, including the national Excursions Exhibition.  To support the operational delivery of the group travel marketing programme, ensuring projects are delivered to brief, on time and within budget.

For full JD please click here.

To apply please email [email protected] 


Weald & Downland Museum

Marketing Assistant
Part time (20 hours per week)
£10,400.00 per annum

We are an award winning, internationally recognised Living Museum with 50 historic buildings and gardens. Set in 40 acres of the beautiful South Downs National Parks, the museum attracts around 150,000 visitors each year with a varied and exciting programme of events.

We are looking for an individual with a passion for marketing and communications who can embrace the Museum and be an ambassador for the Marketing function.
Reporting to the Marketing Manager the role is varied with lots of opportunities to get involved, but also to take ownership of some key areas within the marketing function. Boosting awareness, supporting and implementing campaign management and strategic goals, alongside engaging with the existing community on a daily basis is also an essential part of the role.

The ideal candidate will have the following skills:
• excellent verbal and written communication skills
• extensive knowledge of digital platforms, web, email marketing, digital media, lead generation as well as more traditional methods in advertising and promotion
• Competent use of InDesign, Publisher is desirable
• PowerPoint, Word and Excel experience is essential

If you have a ‘can-do’ attitude and take pride in achieving great results, this is a great opportunity to be an integral part of the Museum.

For full details please see the attached PDF
To apply please send your CV with accompanying cover letter to [email protected]
The closing date for applications is 17 June 2019
Interviews will take place week commencing 24 June 2019
(no agencies please)

Digital Content Officer

Chichester Festival Theatre are looking for a Digital Content Officer who can create vibrant digital content, with a keen eye for detail and strong written and communication skills, to join our team. The role includes opportunities to manage and deliver projects that open our work up to new audiences, ranging from livestreaming performances to foreign language translation of productions and online material. You will have a practical role in creating video and audio content as well as driving the organisation forward in embracing new technological developments. You should be a team player with experience in planning, delivering and evaluating digital strategies as well as the ability to think creatively about our digital output.


For further information and to apply:


National Motor Museum Trust

Library Officer

37.5 hours per week

The National Motor Museum Trust is seeking an experienced Library Officer to undertake collections management procedures relating to the Reference Library Collection. You will help facilitate access through effective storage, efficient information retrieval and engagement in audience-based activities. You will be responsible for all documentation and the implementation and maintenance of appropriate levels of collections care. You will also undertake preventive conservation, including environmental monitoring, actively seek the acquisition of new titles for the Collection, supervise volunteers and provide training where necessary.

Do you have relevant museum experience working with collections, documentation procedures, standards and proven experience of collections care? If so we would like to hear from you.

For an informal discussion, please telephone
Dominic Ivaldi on 01590 614654

To apply for this position please download an application form from our website at . Alternatively please email [email protected] or call 01590 614681 if you would like an application form posted to you.

Closing date: 23 April at 12 noon

Interviews will take place during week commencing 29 April and the 6 May

Please quote reference number V129


Busbridge Lakes

Assistant Estate Worker / Bird Keeper

Help required for small heritage garden with the grounds, events & waterfowl
Min. 3 days a week with some weekend work additional seasonal days
The role involves;

- Grounds Maintenance
- Event Work
- Bird Keeping

- Weekend availability [some]
- References
- Own Transport [to/from work]

Experience with grounds keeping and working with livestock is an advantage, as are certificates for the proficient use of grounds maintenance machinery.

National Living Wage

To apply/for further details please send a cover note, CV & references to
E: [email protected] ~ T: 01483 421955
Busbridge Lakes, Hambledon Road, Godalming, Surrey GU8 4AY

Closing Date 25 April 2019



Deputy Head of Stage


Chichester Festival Theatre is looking for an energetic and dynamic Deputy Head of Stage with excellent carpentry and construction skills to join its full time stage department. The role includes opportunities for team leadership and team working collaborating with freelance creative and production staff in a fast paced and exciting producing theatre. This is a permanent position.


For further information and to apply:




We require seasonal staff to join our Technical, Wigs and Wardrobe Departments for our Festival 2019 season.

Deputy Head of Wardrobe

A Deputy Head of Wardrobe is required to join our wardrobe team for our Festival 2019 season. Experience of working in a busy producing theatre or similar is essential.


We're looking for Dressers to join our wardrobe team. Previous dressing experience desirable.

Wardrobe Assistant

A Wardrobe Assistant is required to join our wardrobe team and provide first class support for the department and visiting teams.

Deputy Head of Wigs

Our wigs department require a Deputy Head of Wigs for our Festival 2019 season. You'll be working on all shows produced as part of the season and working in both the Festival and Minerva studio.

Wigs Assistant

We are looking for a Wigs Assistant to join our wigs team. Experience of wigs and hair in a theatrical context and working in a busy repertory theatre or similar is essential.

Stage Crew

Stage Crew required to work closely with the senior stage staff and visiting creative team to provide scenic load in, construction, maintenance and show operation.

Stage Technician

Stage Technicians with experience of team leadership, show crewing, set construction. maintenance and rigging is required.

Senior Lighting Technician

Senior Lighting Technicians required to provide first class support to visiting lighting designers and creative staff.

Lighting Technician

We require Lighting Technicians with experience of programming on Eos and Ion desks, use of moving lights, working at height and basic electrical construction skills.

Senior Sound Technician

We're looking for Senior Sound Technicians to provide first class support to visiting creative teams and work collaboratively with the head of departments, Deputy Head of Sound, apprentices and seasonal sound engineers.

No1 Sound Technician

A senior member required to join our sound department for Festival 2019. Experience of No.1 live mixing of large scale musicals, on Digico and Yamaha digital consoles required.

Sound Technician

Sound Technicians are required to provide first class support to visiting teams and CFT departments undertaking rigging, operation and radio mic running on productions for all CFT venues.

For more information and to apply please visit our website:



Jane Austen's House Museum 

Two brand new full time job opportunities

Head of Visitor Services

Collections and Interpretation Manager

Please see further details here:


Watercress Line - Volunteer Makers

The Watercress Line is currently researching ‘Volunteer Makers’ – a new platform for volunteer recruitment and wondered whether any of you have experience of using it? If you have used it please email Emma Neal Emma Neal [email protected]  



Working with us


At Red Mist Leisure we want to deliver the best for our customers and continually exceed their expectations. We strive to be market leaders and achieving this is dependent on the quality of our products, services and our team.   We recognise that customers have a choice where they spend their dining income, but by offering consistently great dining experiences, we will thereby retain and expand our customer base through the strength of our reputation and become first choice in our customer’s eyes.

Red Mist have the following opportunities;

Assistant Manager, The Exchequer Click here for further details.

Supervisor, The Queen’s Head  Click here for further details. 

Live-in Chef de Partie, The Temple Inn (opening July 2018) Click here for further details. 

Sous Chef, The Duke of Cambridge Click here for further details. 

General Manger, The Wellington Arms (opening November 2018) Click here for further details. 

Event Sales Manager, The Wellington Arms (opening November 2018) Click here for further details. 

Bar Manager, The Wellington Arms (opening November 2018) Click here for further details. 


Red Mist are also recruiting for two Apprenticeships, attending one day per week at Farnborough College;

Commis Chef, achieving level 2 in Professional Cookery

Chef de Partie, achieving level 3 in Professional Cookery

These are available at all Red Mist pubs.

To find out more about any of these opportunities please email [email protected]




Foundation Degree (FdA) in Tourism and Hospitality Management

2 Year Working Degree delivered at Langley College

Validated by University College Birmingham

Click here for the full course details. 

If you wish to discuss the course further, please contact Dr Karen Cripps (Course Leader). Email: [email protected] Tel: 01753 793440 


 Solent Forts - No Man's Fort

Spa Therapist - Flexi Contract - £8 per hour .


We have an exciting opportunity for a qualified level 3 therapist with some previous experience to join our friendly team working from our Amazing Island Hotels in Portsmouth, Solent Forts.


The position will involve carrying out treatments of a high standard to members, hotel residents, and day guests, following all health & safety procedures, as well as covering the spa reception desk. With plans to expand the Spa offering, this is a great opportunity to be part of a developing team with exciting times ahead and also to enjoy working within a luxury environment and being part of a great team.Applicant Requirements:


NVQ level 2 & 3 or equivalent in Beauty Therapy (must include Face & Body).


We are looking for someone who is reliable and dependable, takes pride in the presentation of their working environments and themselves and cares about providing an excellent customer & colleague experience by delivering the detail. Ideal candidates are always looking  to help, support and develop the team, are positive, friendly and efficient and enjoy working as one big team to achieve overall goals.


This position requires flexibility as you will be required to work some evenings and weekends and due to the Forts unique location, candidates must be able to travel by boat for a journey lasting up to an hour. We offer in return:


Amazing Rewards retail discount scheme

‘Refer a Friend’ bonus

Employee discount scheme.


Candidates can apply for the role by emailing [email protected] or visiting


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Chaperone Opportunities

CFT have lots of exciting opportunities for chaperones this season working with the CFYT and our Festival productions. If you hold a valid chaperone's license and are interested in working with CFT please submit a copy of your chaperone licence and a covering letter detailing relevant experience to [email protected].


Work Experience and Training

Chichester Festival Theatre is keen to support people who are committed to pursuing a career in theatre or within the Arts sector, or would like to find out more about how it works. If you are passionate about working in theatre, music, dance or community arts and would like to experience working in a busy and vibrant theatre, please email [email protected] for more information about Work Experience opportunities or download our Work Experience pack.


CFT encourage applicants from a variety of backgrounds to apply, including Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) candidates, and disabled candidates.


If you would like to apply for Work Experience here at CFT, please complete an application form and return to [email protected], or post to LEAP Department, Chichester Festival Theatre, Oaklands Park, Chichester, West Sussex PO19 6AP. 


Selected applicants will be invited for an interview at CFT before any offer of Work Experience.  

CFT aim to accommodate as many applicants as possible throughout the year; however, this may depend on capacity to support Work Experience, or suitability for particular areas such as backstage work.

CFT run a comprehensive Trainee and Apprentice programme, enabling us to develop the next generation of arts professionals.

Apprenticeships and Traineeships are advertised in the Jobs section of the website during the summer of each year.

Chichester Festival Theatre believes diversity is about celebrating and valuing individuals. The Theatre has an equality of opportunity approach and aspires to give everyone the chance to achieve their potential.



1) Ticket sellers wanted:

Enthusiastic people wanted to sell tickets on Broad street, Oxford to sell tickets for guided tours. Earn minimum wage + commission on sales. Therefore, possible to earn up to £30/hour. Short shifts lasting 2-4 hours on flexible schedule to suit you, starting from 10am or later and finishing by 2.30pm.

2) Tour Guide vacancies

We have vacancies for guides based in any of following locations: London, Bath, Stratford upon Avon, Oxford, Lacock Abbey, Highclere Castle, Cotswolds or Blenheim Palace, Chawton

 Visit Oxford Tours is based in Oxford but runs tours in other destinations via main website plus via other websites too.

Tour guides wanted for casual work paid, as & when bookings, to guide one or more of ANY of the following types of guided tours below. Training provided but training is not paid for. 

 Pay rate is from £15-20/hour + any work related expenses + any tips + £10 bonus on any 4 start or 5 star tripadvisor reviews. Tours last from 2-3 hours. Busiest days will be weekend afternoons. You are free to accept or decline bookings, as suits you. Currently, customers on most tours must book at least 24 hours in advance, so you will have at least that much notice on most tours we run.

- Harry Potter film sites tour (London or Oxford or Lacock Abbey)

- Food tasting & sightseeing walking tours (all cities, especially London)

- General historical walking tours (all locations)

- Literary walking tours (all locations)

- Shakespeare & theatre related tour (London, Oxford or Stratford upon Avon)

- Inspector Morse Oxford tours or Midsome Murder Cotswolds tours

- Jane Austen life & times walking tours in either Bath or Chawton

TO APPLY, CONTACT:  Alasdair de Voil,

Text and call 07955482637 or email [email protected]