Front of House Steward

The Forum is a multipurpose venue with a wide-ranging programme including live performances, cinema, dance, presentations, and live satellite transmissions from the National Theatre, Royal Opera House, and Royal Shakespeare Company. We need front of house stewards to ensure the audience's wellbeing during events (we are required by the licence conditions to have a front of house presence to deal with emergencies), to welcome audiences and enhance their experience of visiting the Forum, to check tickets and assist people to their seats as necessary, and to maximise revenue for the Forum by selling refreshments, programmes, ice creams, etc.

Shifts vary according to The Forum's programme of events and bookings.

Skills or experience required?:

Welcoming, friendly, and professional attitude.
Good communication skills.
Cash and stock handling may be required but not necessarily.
Training on fire evacuation procedure and management of other emergencies (such as first aid) will be provided.

This opportunity is suitable for: Families, Wheelchair users
Frequency of opportunity: Ongoing
Can this opportunity be home based?: No
What are the areas of interest?: Arts, culture & heritage, Entertainment & music
Type(s) of cause supported: Arts, culture & heritage, Local community
Where is the opportunity located?: Hambleton
Includes out of pocket expenses?: No
How many hours per week is this opportunity?: There is no minimum requirement but if on duty we ask volunteers to arrive 1 hour before the show starts.
You can volunteer for this opportunity at the following times: