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Executive Director

We are recruiting a new Executive Director for The Witham arts centre, a community and cultural venue in the heart of Barnard Castle, Teesdale.

We are seeking a dynamic Executive Director, with a passion to deliver great experiences, to lead our team of staff and volunteers. You will be an inspirational leader and also a highly adaptable and efficient organisational manager used to dealing with the challenges of a busy venue. You will have a strong record in managing relationships, financial management and fundraising.

You will play a key role in developing and delivering the future for this popular venue.  Please see here for a detailed role description and application form.

The  completed application form together with a CV and covering letter should be sent to info@thewitham.org.uk

Closing date is midday 16th May and interviews will be held in Barnard Castle week beginning 21st May.

Duty Manager

The Witham are looking for casual Duty Managers to join the staff and volunteers at our busy Arts Centre.  The roles will involve opening or closing the building, managing evening events, supporting the bar staff, emergency evacuation, health and safety monitoring and customer service.  The hours will involve weekend and evening working and will be issued monthly as part of a rota. Ideally the candidate will have previous experience in hospitality or customer focused roles.  Great to have alongside a 9-5 job or whilst undertaking studies. Please email your CV and covering letter to admin@thewitham.org.uk 

Cafe Assistant (part-time)

We’re looking for part time cafe assistants for The Dispensary Café/Bar at The Witham to help with the daily running of our busy café/bar. Reporting to the Café/ Bar Manager this role requires a lot of can-do attitude, positivity and team player attributes. Ideally the candidate will have previous experience within the hospitality industry, they must be friendly and enthusiastic, yet professional and willing to get their hands dirty. A passion and understanding for healthy food is also beneficial. Please email your CV and covering letter to admin@thewitham.org.uk

Bar assistants (part-time) for The Dispensary Cafe/Bar at The Witham to help with the running of our busy (predominant) evening bar. Great to have alongside a 9 - 5 job. Reporting to the Café/ Bar Manager this role requires a lot of can-do attitude, positivity and team player attributes. Ideally the candidate will have previous bar work experience. The ideal candidate will possess bags of personality and enthusiasm. This role will include working some weekends and late nights. Please email your CV and covering letter to admin@thewitham.org.uk

Thank you for the applications for the Café Bar Manager (part-time) role. We are currently working through and selecting applicants for interview. You will hear from us shortly if you are selected for interview. 

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