Status
Casual
Salary
£9.50 per hour
Interview dates
At the earliest convenience

Job Description

The Place, London’s creative powerhouse for dance development, has been leading the way in dance training, creation, and performance for over 50 years.

In a changing landscape, our mission for the future remains steadfast: we are powering imagination through dance, championing new ideas, embracing risks, and creating optimal conditions for dance artists and enthusiasts to realise their full potential.

Our Visitor Services Team are looking to recruit Front of House Assistants for causal shifts. Our Front of House Assistants provide a friendly and welcoming environment for our visitors, answering enquiries and dealing with front of house sales from our Theatre Bar.

If you are open and friendly with a passion for customer service, this could be the role for you. You will need to be available able to work evenings and some weekends.

For further details about this role, please see the candidate pack linked below.


The Place is committed to equality, diversity, anti-racism, and anti-ableism and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. Disabled candidates and those from ethnically diverse backgrounds who meet the essential criteria for a role will be guaranteed an interview as they are underrepresented in our workforce.

Please Note: Salaries are reviewed in August each year when any cost-of-living increases are made and there is a pay review pending for this post as part of The Place's commitment to paying the London Living Wage.

Contract: The Visitor Services team works across the building 7 days a week and candidates must be prepared to work evenings and weekends. Shifts are assigned on a monthly rota, and we operate a minimum shift call time of 3-hours.

All applicants must be available to work during the academic holidays.

We will endeavour to confirm the rota one month in advance, although additional shifts may be negotiated within this period.

To apply, please complete an application form (found on our website here) and send to jobs@theplace.org.uk. Please highlight how your current experience and transferable skills meet the following requirements:

  • Experience of working within a customer focused environment
  • Experience of taking payments and handling cash
  • Ability to work as part of a busy team

All applicants should be aged 18 years or above and have the right to work in the UK.

Please also note that all applicants must be available to work during academic holidays.

Shifts are assigned on a monthly rota, and we operate a minimum shift call time of 3-hours.

Applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible and interviews for appropriate candidates will be offered at the earliest convenience.

How to Apply: Completed application forms (download below) should be submitted to jobs@theplace.org.uk. We do not accept CVs.

If you would find it more accessible to complete this application in a different format, video applications of up to 5-minutes in length would be welcomed.

Once you have sent off your application, please also take the time to complete our Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form.

Interviews: Applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible and interviews for appropriate candidates will be offered at the earliest convenience.