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Front of House General Assistant

Position: Front of House General Assistant (Part Time, 12-20 hours per week)

Grade: £8.55 per hour

Responsible to: Front of House

Contacts: All Watershed staff, residents and customers

Purpose of Job:

The primary role of the Front of House General Assistant is to monitor the cinemas and/or event spaces, with particular regard to the safety and comfort of customers including taking the lead in the event of an emergency evacuation.

In addition, the Front of House General Assistant works flexibly across the organisation providing support at General Assistant level in other areas of the business as may be required. Whilst on duty, the Front of House General Assistant responds to customer queries regarding Watershed’s services and programme in a courteous and effective manner, providing a welcoming and informed response.

How to Apply for this Position:

If you are interested in applying for this position you will find the job description, letter and the extra information below, read these and then complete the online equal opportunities monitoring form and the online application form. Please note we do not accept CVs.

Alternative formats:
You can download a version in Word here: which should be emailed to

Watershed will work with shortlisted candidates to ensure their access needs are met during the interview process and will ensure access requirements do not factor in decision making.

Watershed encourages applications from people of all backgrounds but particularly welcomes applications from candidates from BAME backgrounds as they are under-represented within our staff team.

Closing Date: Sunday, 22 September 2019 - 17:00