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The Churchill Theatre is an exciting place 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 Churchill Theatre is never dull, often challenging but at the same time fun and rewarding.

  • Our business model is unique and our specialisms are broad.  You will learn and grow with us. 
  • Our teams are super people to work with – we know because they regularly tell us!
  • We expect staff to express their views, to listen to ours and to be part of decision-making processes.
  • We’re proactively committed to diversity and equal opportunity for all.
  • We’re very supportive of our staff achieving a happy work-life balance.
  • Our vision is quite simply to be the UK’s premier provider of live entertainment and hospitality and we know that our people are our most important asset.

Students

Working with the Churchill Theatre 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

Hospitality

Providing an innovative dining, drinking and conference facility with theatrical flair requires a range of talented chefs and friendly servers over a range of levels and employment types.  

Box Office

The approachable Box Office team provide excellent customer service while proactively selling tickets in this customer-facing role offering fun and flexibility.

 

Technical

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. 

 

Marketing

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. 

Vacancies

Technician (Casual)

We're looking for a casual technician to join our Technical Team. In the role you will assist in show operations, get-ins, get-outs and other related duties within the main auditorium, Studio and other areas of the venue. As well as the routine maintenance of the facility, as directed by the Technical and Building Manager. Our ideal candidate will have proven experience within a theatre environment. For the full job description and to apply please click on the forms below. 

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Technician (full time)


The Churchill Theatre is one of the South East’s leading live entertainment venues, welcoming over 200,000 customers through its doors every year.  It has enjoyed a reputation and legacy for launching major productions for national tour and West End transfer.  The eclectic programme features a popular array of top-quality musicals, drama, comedy, dance, family shows, one night events, and a world-class pantomime. 

We are looking for a full time technician to join our Technical Team. As part of the team you will support all aspects of the technical departments’ activities including but not limited to fit-ups, get-outs, rigging/de-rigging sound and lighting equipment and operating all stage equipment.

Closing date: Thursday 21 2021, 5pm

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Casual Hospitality Assistants 


We are currently expanding our Hospitality team who work Front of House and in the Churchill’s bars and restaurant.  

We are looking for people who are lively, articulate and have an engaging and an excellent manner when dealing with the public, visitors, and colleagues. If you have a can-do attitude, have a passion for offering high customer service and able to work calmly and effectively under pressure you are just the person we are looking for. 
If you looking for a busy but fun environment to work in come and come and join our team.  

The Churchill Theatre is right in the heart of Bromley with good transport links. Good bus services to Bromley and within walking distance from both Bromley South and Bromley North train stations. 

You must be willing to work flexible hours including evenings, weekends and Bank Holidays. Applicants must be 18 years or over due to licencing laws. Interviews to be held on Friday 24 September 2021. All applicants must also be available to attend training days on Monday 27 and Tuesday 28 September. 
 
For a full Job Description and application form please visit our website churchilltheatre.co.uk. To apply send a completed application form to careers@churchilltheatre.co.uk. Tell us why you think you are suited to this role, why it interests you and how we’ll benefit from having you on board! 
 
Closing date: Sunday 19th September 2021, 5pm 
£9.85 per hour 

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Venue Manager (Full-time)


The Churchill Theatre Bromley is one of the South East’s leading live entertainment venues, welcoming over 200,000 customers through its doors every year. An eclectic programme features a popular array of top-quality musicals, drama, comedy, dance, family shows, one night events, and a world class pantomime. The theatre is proud to present many ‘Bromley Premiere’ shows, allowing audiences to see brand new productions prior to the West End or National tour.

We have an opportunity for a highly motivated individual to join our team.  The successful candidate will work with our current Venue Managers, and will have the ability to take control and help lead our team of hospitality assistants in order to deliver a service that exceeds our customers’ expectation. 

Our Venue Managers are responsible for delivering the front line, customer facing services of our actioned-packed programme of events. Be it our main house theatre production, an intimate performance in our Studio space, or a fine dining / entertainment event in the Lounge.  The Venue Manager must always demonstrate an approach that is versatile and flexible enough to meet the differing demands of our customers and the venue’s differing business needs.

As one of our Venue Managers, you will take on Duty Management shifts on a rotational basis (at least four Duty Management shift per week). You will also be required to help with our recruitment and training processes, organisation of our staffing rotas, and also provide administrational support for our restaurant and dining events.

This role is ideally suited to someone who has demonstrable experience at least at supervisory level, and has a desire to grow and develop a career within venue and hospitality management.  We are a fun and caring team who always try to get the best out of ourselves and those we work with, so if you want to be a part of something special, we’d love to read your application. 

Closing date: Sunday 5pm, 31 October 2021
Interviews to be held: First week of November 2021

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Do you love theatre and the arts?

Have you ever considered Volunteering?

Volunteers There are lots of reasons why people volunteer. It may be that you want to make use of your skills (or learn new ones). Perhaps you would like to broaden your work experience, give something back to your community...or perhaps you simply want to meet people and make new friends. Whatever the reasons, volunteering with Churchill Theatre is a really rewarding experience!

As a Churchill Theatre Volunteer Usher you’ll be the face of the theatre, meeting and greeting our guests and ensuring that they have a fantastic experience when they visit us. We’ll train, guide and support you so that you can volunteer for us with knowledge and confidence. We know that everyone has commitments in their lives, so we’re flexible about when you volunteer. 

Volunteering with Churchill Theatre is an opportunity to taste, first hand, life in a theatre environment. If you have time to spare and would like to find out more, we’d love to hear from you.

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Meet the team

We’re committed to training and developing our staff, preparing them for their next step in whichever direction that might be. Here’s the proof.

Sandra Lehane

Sandra has been a staff member at the Churchill Theatre since 2013, with her initial role being a Front of House host. Sandra stayed in this role for four years before being promoted to Front of House Team Leader in 2017. A number of promotions followed in quick succession with Sandra becoming a Duty Manager in 2018 and then a Hospitality Manager in 2019. 

Sandra says, "Working at the Churchill gives me the opportunity to indulge my passion for all types of theatre. I love the diversity of both the shows and our audience and am lucky enough to work with a wonderful team of people. There is something different going on every day and I am now fortunate enough to have been given the opportunity of organising our very popular and successful themed dining events".


About HQ Theatres & Hospitality

Churchill Theatre is one of 12 venues within HQ Theatres & Hospitality’s (HQT&H) current portfolio of regional theatres and concert halls. HQT&H currently manages 18 auditoria on behalf of local authorities, with capacities ranging from a 200 seat arts centre to a 2,400 seated/standing theatre. Last year HQT&H programmed a total of 2,354 shows which attracted attendances of over 1.5 million.

HQ Theatres & Hospitality (HQT&H), the UK’s second-largest venue operator, is a division of Trafalgar Entertainment.

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Churchill Theatre 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