The Wyvern Theatre and Arts Centre are exciting places to work and we are always looking for talented and enthusiastic people to come and join us in a range of roles across different departments. We are extremely proud of our venues and enjoy working in an ever-changing environment with people who have true passion and drive. If you're looking to work in unique surroundings and drive your interests and ambitions forward, we may have just the job for you.
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Why work with us?
A career with Swindon Theatres is never dull, often challenging but at the same time fun and rewarding.
Working with the Wyvern Theatre & Arts Centre is popular with students as we offer a range of casual opportunities within hospitality, technical and marketing that can work around your studies.
Types of Roles
Providing an innovative dining, drinking and conference facilities with theatrical flair requires a range of talented chefs and friendly servers over a range of levels and employment types.
The approachable Ticket Office team provide excellent customer service while proactively selling tickets in this customer-facing role offering fun and flexibility.
Often the hidden function of a theatre, these heroes make the show happen from assisting with the ‘get-in’ to managing the sound and lighting.
The marketing and promotions teams ensure our customers know about the broad-range of incredible events within the venues' many spaces in this busy but exciting department.
Administration and Management
Off the stage a gifted group of administrators, finance and management teams ensure the venues run smoothly.
We are looking for multi-skilled technical casuals to join our team. Reporting to Buildings & Technical Manager and Deputy Technical Manager, you will assist with the preparation of, setting up and a variety of operational duties on diverse range of productions and events staged by professional and amateur companies, as well as the routine maintenance of the venues. You will help to ensure the smooth running of our venues and contribute to an efficient and safe working environment for all staff and visiting companies.
Casual. Working hours will include evenings, weekends and Bank Holidays.
Salary: £9.50 per hour plus enhanced hours or TMA payments.
Do you love theatre and the arts?
Have you ever considered Volunteering?
We are currently not recruiting for volunteers. Please check back for updates in September 2022.
About Trafalgar Theatres
Our venue is one 14 venues within Trafalgar Theatres' portfolio of theatres and concert halls. Trafalgar Theatres currently manages 20 auditoria on behalf of local authorities, with capacities ranging from a 200 seat arts centre to a 2,400 seated/standing theatre. Last year Trafalgar Theatres programmed a total of 2,354 shows which attracted attendances of over 1.5 million.
Trafalgar Theatres is the UK’s second-largest venue operator and is a division of Trafalgar Entertainment.
Swindon Theatres is committed to being an equal opportunities employer. The aim is to ensure that all employees are treated equally and are employed solely on the basis of their ability and potential to do the job, regardless of their race, colour, gender, sexuality, disability, age, religion or beliefs. Read modern slavery statement