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Jobs in Crewe

The Lyceum Theatre in Crewe 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.

WHY WORK WITH US? CURRENT JOBS VOLUNTEERING

Why work with us?

A career with Lyceum 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 Lyceum 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 facilities with theatrical flair requires a range of talented chefs and friendly servers over a range of levels and employment types.  

Ticket Office

The approachable Ticket 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. 

Casual Theatre Technician

The theatre is looking to recruit a multi-skilled technician to ensure a smooth running, efficient and safe working enviornment for all staff and visiting companies.
 
The successful candidate will have a working knowledge of get ins and get outs, with a comprehensive understanding of building sets, rigging and operating lighting and sound systems. The successful candidate will also have an understanding of electrics including single and three phase heavy mains and tecnical health and saftey.

 Ability to use Microsoft suite is desirable, as well as being willing to work flexible hours including evenings, weekends and Bank Holidays. 

Closing Date: 1st December

Send a completed application form to recruitment@crewelyceum.co.uk


Job Description

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Come and join us!

Front-Of-House Volunteers

Volunteers

If you are interested in getting involved at the Crewe Lyceum and supporting your local venue, we are always welcoming new volunteers on board to help with our busy programme of shows, events and activities. 

Most of our volunteers are part of our Front of House team, providing the welcoming smile and cheery goodbye to all of our patrons and do all they can to enhance the customer experience and provide a top class service.

As a Volunteer Usher at Crewe Lyceum, you will be the face of the theatre, meeting and greeting our guests and ensuring that they have a fantastic experience every time they visit.

We have an excellent training programme that will help you to deliver the very highest levels of service, ensuring 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 too. 

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

If you are interested in becoming a volunteer with us, please complete the form here.

We hold quarterly induction sessions, usually in February, June, August and October.

Our next recruitment date is: 27 September 2022 from 6 PM - 8 PM.


Thank you

We'd like to say thank you to everyone who works for the Crewe Lyceum on a voluntary basis. Our voluntary staff are very important to us and we value their help and support in providing our audience with the best possible service.

 

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.

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Lyceum 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