Saturday Junior Assistant - Job Opportunity

on Friday, 09 November 2018. Posted in Work with us

Join the team at Town Hall Arts

Job Description – Saturday Junior Assistant
Town Hall Arts – Trowbridge

5 hours per week 9.30am-2.30pm National Minimum or Living Wage (Age dependent)
Town Hall Arts is a centre for arts, culture and heritage learning, based at Trowbridge Town Hall, mainly funded by Wiltshire Council and Trowbridge Town Council to deliver a programme of professional performance, visual art, participation and heritage learning. The work of Town Hall Arts includes hosting professional touring theatre and dance, exhibiting visual arts throughout the year, supporting the artists shop and artists café, running a number of performance, visual and literature based workshops, looking after the many people who hire space in the venue, as well as supporting activities out in the community and celebrating the amazing heritage of Town Hall Arts home, Trowbridge’s old Town Hall.

We are currently looking for a part-time Saturday Junior Assistant to help us look after our visitors and to make sure they have an amazing experience when they hire our spaces, use our café, visit our exhibitions and take part in our workshops and classes.
This is a junior role designed to help a young person gain experience in the arts, and could lead to further training, and a widening of responsibilities and more hours for the right applicant. We are particularly interested in hearing from people studying a creative subject eg, art, music, drama, design.

If you would like to join our small team, and you think you can help us to make Town Hall Arts a place where everyone feels welcome and is inspired to achieve exciting things. Please write to us, setting out your reasons for applying for this post and drawing attention to particularly relevant experience and qualifications that match the person specification if you have any. Please include how you found out about this job and indicate when you would be available to start if successful. Two referees’ names should be included but references will only be taken up in the event of your being selected for the post (this can be teachers, lecturers or current employers if applicable).

Applications should be addressed to Philippa Edwards and emailed to
The closing date is 4pm on Wednesday 21 November. We expect to short-list candidates by Friday 23 November for interview on Tuesday 27 November.

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