Events Assistant


£9.90 per hour

Application deadline

Job description

The CBSO is seeking to increase its pool of casual staff, who carry the range of duties . Ideally, candidates will have experience of front of house work in a theatre or event environment, and must have strong customer service skills. You should be friendly, confident, numerate and a good communicator, enjoy working with people and be able to show initiative in dealing with customer queries. Applications from those with current first aid training certificates are particularly welcomed.

If you wish to have an informal discussion about the opportunity, please contact Alan Johnson, CBSO Centre Manager on

How to apply

To apply to become our Events Assistant, please send a CV and a supporting statement of no more than two pages of A4 to Hollie Dunster on

We ask that you complete the equal opportunities information online when you submit your application. The information collected will be treated as confidential, used for to help the CBSO improve its approach to becoming a diverse and inclusive organisation. It will not be treated as part of your application.

Finally, please ensure that you have included your contact number and email address, as well as any dates when you will not be available or might have difficulty with the indicative timetable.

Essential skills

  • The ability to be an enthusiastic and focused team player
  • The ability to work on their own initiative
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Numerate
  • Ability to liaise with large numbers of customers as part of internal and external events
  • A willingness to undertake training as necessary

Desirable skills

  • Previous experience in front of house work in a theatre or event environment
  • First Aid training certification





The CBSO is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity.