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Howard Assembly Room Event Host (Voluntary) 

The Howard Assembly Room at Opera North is recruiting further volunteers to join its established team of Event Hosts. This is an exciting opportunity to become involved in the Howard Assembly Room’s programme of events, which includes gigs, classical music recitals, film screenings, talks, workshops, and visual arts installations. Duties are varied and include welcoming guests, assisting the general public and selling merchandise. Benefits include working within a professional arts environment and seeing performances for free. Excellent interpersonal skills and flexible working hours are required.

Shifts are mainly evening and weekends. Applicants should be prepared  to commit to at least three shifts before Christmas 2014.

Deadline for applications is Monday 27 October 2014

Induction briefings to be held in Leeds throughout October and November scheduled around the availability of successful applicants

Start date: November 2014

Salary: Unpaid – voluntary position

Please note that recruitment will be based on application form and a first come first serve basis.

To apply, please complete and return the application form to:

Kane Briggs, Opera North, Grand Theatre, 46 New Briggate, Leeds LS1 6NU or email Please note that recruitment is based on application form and references.

Related documents: 

Role Description Event Host (voluntary)
Application Form Event Host (voluntary)
Equal Opportunities Event Host (voluntary)
Opera North Application Guidance Notes

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