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Recruitment

The latest vacancies for full-time, part-time and volunteer roles at Oldham Coliseum Theatre are advertised on this page.

 

Box Office Assistants (Casual) 

The Box Office Assistant (Casual) will play an active role in the on-going development and efficient operation of the Coliseum Box Office, maximising opportunities to achieve sales targets and demonstrating a positive attitude, dealing promptly and professionally with all enquiries. They are responsible for providing a first class friendly service to all our customers, visitors, performers and employees.

Salary: £8.21 (plus holiday pay) per hour
Hours of work: Due to the nature of this position, weekend and evening work is required.

Application deadline: Monday 11 November, 9am
Interviews will take place: Thursday 14 November

Job description and person specification
Application form
Equal opportunities form

Please send your completed application form, along with the Equal opportunities form to: recruitment@coliseum.org.uk, if you have any questions or would like to request this information in an alternative format, please get in touch with the email address above or 0161 624 1731.

 


 

Housekeeping Assistant (Seasonal) 

The Housekeeping Assistant works as a member of the Housekeeping team in providing and maintaining a high standard of cleaning throughout the theatre and adjoining offices. 

This is a temporary position for the Pantomime Season (11 November 19 – 11 January 20).

Salary: £8.21 (plus holiday pay) per hour
Hours of work: Hours vary according to show schedule

Job description and person specification
Application form
Equal opportunities form
Housekeeping pantomime rota

Please send your completed application form, along with the Equal opportunities form to: recruitment@coliseum.org.uk, if you have any questions or would like to request this information in an alternative format, please get in touch with the email address above or 0161 624 1731.

 


 

Customer Experience Volunteers

Join our fantastic team of Customer Experience Volunteers and help support Oldham’s last surviving professional producing theatre.  Play your part as part of an award winning theatre.

As part of the team you will:

  • Meet new people who love theatre as much as you do
  • Enhance your CV with professional experience
  • Be part of a lively creative environment and see theatre up close
  • Have fun!

In return for your regular time commitment you’ll receive:

  • Full training to help you in your role
  • Training updates
  • Volunteer experience in a creative environment which can help with career development
  • A uniform and name badge
  • The satisfaction of knowing you’re a vital part of a team who’ve helped Oldham Coliseum Theatre achieve a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence and a 97% customer satisfaction mystery shopping score in 2016

To apply to become a Customer Experience Volunteer volunteer, please complete the forms below:

Role Description
Application Form

Please return these forms to:

Heather Shaw
Oldham Coliseum Theatre
Fairbottom Street
Oldham
OL1 3SW

Or email your completed form to recruitment@coliseum.org.uk

Please be aware that you must be over 18 to volunteer.

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Customer Experience Volunteers Stories:

Dan Herman, 24, joined the Coliseum’s Customer Experience Volunteer team in 2016 to gain experience in a customer-facing role and contribute to the theatre. Now, Dan is preparing to embark on a new adventure… Read Dan’s story here