Theatre Manager / Leisure / Stage / Entertainment

  • Job Reference: AWDO-P12288
  • Date Posted: 6 June 2024
  • Recruiter: AWD online
  • Location: Colne, Pendle, Lancashire
  • Salary: £34,515
  • Bonus/Benefits: + Generous Benefits
  • Sector: Executive and Management, Leisure & Entertainment
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: CV Response Team

Job Description

 Theatre Manager / Leisure / Stage / Entertainment Jobs, Careers & Vacancies in Colne, Pendle, Lancashire Advertised by AWD online – Multi-Job Board Advertising and CV Sourcing Recruitment Services

Theatre Manager who has previous experience working within a leisure / theatre / multi-purpose entertainment venue with transferable management skills is required for a Theatre within an organisation that offers high quality gyms, swimming pools, spa, sport and leisure activities, arts and entertainment.


SALARY: £34,515 per annum + Generous Benefits       

LOCATION: Colne, Pendle, Lancashire    

JOB TYPE: Full-Time, Permanent

WORKING HOURS: 37 Hours per Week



We have a fantastic new job opportunity for a Theatre Manager who has previous experience working within a leisure / theatre / multi-purpose entertainment venue with transferable management skills

The Theatre is currently closed and undergoing major improvement works funded by the Government’s Levelling Up Fund and is scheduled to reopen in August 2024.

The organisation is looking to have a Theatre Manager in place ready for when they reopen their doors to showcase the fabulous new look. 

Working as Theatre Manager you will lead the Theatre with a creative vision that maintains and strengthens its strong identity and reputation.

As a successful candidate you will have a diverse role that oversees the smooth operational running of the theatre. You will undertake tasks that include effectively managing colleagues and ensuring a balanced programme is in place so the organisation can continue to be a leading destination for arts and culture.

The ideal candidate will have a track record of managing similar venues with passion and flair, and who is determined, self-motivated, leads by example, well organised and who is consistently looking for improvements.



If this job looks like your ideal position, then please send in your CV as soon as possible for our Recruitment Team to review.



Your duties as the Theatre Manager include:

  • Lead the operational day to day management of the Theatre
  • Carrying out Theatre Management duties during functions, including supervision of staff, dealing with operational problems as they arise and ensuring suitable action is taken to remedy the situation
  • Supervision and preparation of all areas of the building including the stage and technical areas
  • Communicating with Promoters and Hirers and colleagues to ensure the correct set up and layout of the theatre takes place at all times
  • Carry out day to day maintenance, ensuring a high standard of presentation
  • Ensure the smooth and secure opening and closing of the facility
  • Preparation and allocation of work rotas amongst the casual work force, ensuring correct staffing levels for events and private hires for both Bars and Front of House areas
  • Monitor financial budgets within the facility



  • Working within a leisure / theatre / multi-purpose entertainment venue
  • Transferable management skills
  • Ability to motivate and get the best out of staff
  • Work under own initiative, without supervision, prioritise workload and work to tight deadlines
  • Good verbal communication skills
  • Flexible to working hours



The organisation offer a fabulous package of benefits which includes:

  • A much sought after Career Average Pension Scheme with Life Insurance
  • Generous Holiday Package which increases with service
  • Health and Wellbeing Benefits including discounts from major retailers, free Gym Membership to all Trust facilities
  • Cycle scheme
  • Free car parking

and many other great benefits



To be considered for this job vacancy, please submit your CV to our Recruitment Team who will review your details. CV’s of Job Applicants meeting this requirement will be submitted to our Client for consideration. By submitting your job application to us you are hereby giving us your express consent to submit your details to our Client for this purpose.


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