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Detailed below are our current job opportunities. To apply please send a CV and supporting written statement to the listed staff member.                                                                                                                          

We’re determined to make South Somerset a great place to live and work.  If you’re ambitious and self-motivated, make a real difference to your community and your future by joining us.

 

Duty Manager
Salary: £9.98 per hour + £1.21 per hour holiday pay

Hours: Casual, as and when required

We have an exciting opportunity for a Duty Manager to join us. Apply now and become a valued member of the Arts & Entertainment team, helping South Somerset to be a place where businesses flourish, communities are safe, vibrant and healthy and residents enjoy good housing and cultural, leisure and sporting activities.

The Arts & Entertainment Service that manages Westlands Entertainment Venue and The Octagon Theatre is seeking an enthusiastic and organised individual who remains calm under pressure. As Duty Manager, you will have excellent customer and people management skills, working closely with the Front Of House Managers and the front of house team to ensure a friendly, welcoming, professional, efficient and accessible service to all visitors. You will be responsible for the safe, smooth and efficient day to day running of the Octagon Theatre’s & Westlands Entertainment Venue’s front of house operations whilst promoting an outstanding customer experience.

Please contact Sally Field or Louise Field-Rowe (FoH Managers) on 01935 462341 / 462343 should you wish to discuss the role in more detail.

Closing Date – 10am on 30 September 2019
Interview date: TBC.

For more information and to apply visit: http://mysouthsomersetfuture.co.uk/my-south-somerset-opportunities/casual-duty-manager

 

Café Bar AssistantProviding exceptional customer service in our bars and restaurants.
Salary: £8.67 per hour + £1.04 per hour holiday pay
Hours: Casual, as and when required

We have an exciting opportunity for Café Bar Assistants to join us. Apply now and become a valued member of the Arts & Entertainment team, helping South Somerset to be a place where businesses flourish, communities are safe, vibrant and healthy and residents enjoy good housing and cultural, leisure and sporting activities.

The Arts & Entertainment Service manages Westlands Entertainment Venue and The Octagon Theatre in Yeovil. We are seeking friendly and enthusiastic individuals to provide exceptional customer service in our bars and restaurants. You will have excellent interpersonal skills, be organised and ready to go that extra mile to provide memorable customer experiences in a high pressured environment. Ideally, you will have previous experience in the hospitality industry, but this is not as important as a friendly and approachable outlook with a passion to learn new skills.

Please contact a member of the Front of House Management team on 01935 462341 or 462343 should you wish to discuss the role in more detail. 

Closing Date – 10am on 30 September 2019
Interview date: TBC.

For more information and to apply visit: http://mysouthsomersetfuture.co.uk/my-south-somerset-opportunities/casual-cafe-bar-assistant-3
 

Housekeeper- Ensuring our venues are sparkling clean and welcoming to all.
Salary: £8.67 per hour + £1.04 per hour holiday pay
Hours: Casual, as and when required

We have an exciting opportunity for Housekeepers to join us. Apply now and become a valued member of the Arts & Entertainment team, helping South Somerset to be a place where businesses flourish, communities are safe, vibrant and healthy and residents enjoy good housing and cultural, leisure and sporting activities.

The Arts & Entertainment Service manages The Octagon Theatre and Westlands Entertainment Venue in Yeovil. We are seeking friendly and enthusiastic individuals to be part of the housekeeping team that ensures our venues are sparkling clean and welcoming to all. The work is usually early mornings and could be in either of our venues. In addition to cleaning, you may also be asked to help set up areas for meetings and events.

Please contact Louise Field-Rowe (Westlands Front of House Manager) on 01935 462343 or Sally Field (Octagon Front of House Manager) on 01935 462341 should you wish to discuss the role in more detail.

Closing Date – 10am on 30 September 2019
Interview date: TBC.

For more information and to apply visit: http://mysouthsomersetfuture.co.uk/my-south-somerset-opportunities/casual-cafe-bar-assistant-3

 

General Assistant- Preparing the venue for events and meetings.
Salary: £8.67 per hour + £1.04 per hour holiday pay

Hours: Casual, as and when required

We have an exciting opportunity for General Assistants to join us. Apply now and become a valued member of the Arts & Entertainment team, helping South Somerset to be a place where businesses flourish, communities are safe, vibrant and healthy and residents enjoy good housing and cultural, leisure and sporting activities.

The Arts & Entertainment Service manages Westlands Entertainment Venue in Yeovil. We are seeking friendly and enthusiastic individuals to be part of the team that prepares the venue for events and meetings. You will be involved with the setting up of rooms and auditoria; shifting tables, chairs and other equipment or furniture in preparation for meetings, functions and events.

Please contact Louise Field-Rowe (Westlands Front of House Manager) on 01935 462343 should you wish to discuss the role in more detail. 

Closing Date – 10am on 30 September 2019
Interview date: TBC.

For more information and to apply visit: http://mysouthsomersetfuture.co.uk/my-south-somerset-opportunities/casual-general-assistant-2

 

Kitchen Assistant- Assisting with the preparation and service of food, together with clearing down and cleaning of our busy kitchens.
Salary: £8.67 per hour + £1.04 per hour holiday pay
Hours: Casual, as and when required

We have a vacancy within our department. Look to apply now and become a valued member of the Arts & Entertainment team, helping South Somerset to be a place where businesses flourish, communities are safe, vibrant and healthy and residents enjoy good housing and cultural, leisure and sporting activities.

The Arts & Entertainment Service manages Westlands Entertainment Venue and The Octagon Theatre in Yeovil. We are seeking friendly and passionate individuals to assist with the preparation and service of food, together with clearing down and cleaning of our busy kitchens. You will be a team player, able to work under pressure, committed to producing great food and providing exceptional service in a friendly environment. You will be enthusiastic and keen to learn new skills with the support of more experienced staff. Whilst an advantage, previous experience in a commercial kitchen is not required as full training can be provided.

Please contact Will Blackburn, Chef & Catering Manager on 07989 984006 should you wish to discuss the role in more detail.

Closing Date – 10am on 30 September 2019
Interview date: TBC.

For more information and to apply visit: http://mysouthsomersetfuture.co.uk/my-south-somerset-opportunities/casual-kitchen-assistant-2

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