Parkwood Theatres is committed to recruiting quality, motivated and dynamic individuals for all aspects of our operations.

We are looking for individuals that can offer a genuine level of commitment in return for support, opportunities and a rewarding career. By paying attention to the people we employ, in the form of training and development, we are able to achieve the excellence for which we strive. Parkwood Theatres is committed to being the recognised standard for quality, care and excellence. Be part of a winning team!

Current vacancies are listed below:

Casual Workshop Assistant 

Grade O1L1
Type of Contract: Casual
Salary: £6.48 - £8.21

To assist running workshops for the Hazlitt Youth Theatre. Shifts are primarily evenings and weekends; however, some daytime shifts may be required.


*To work with the Youth Theatre Leader to run weekly Hazlitt Youth Theatre workshops.

*To assist with Youth Theatre events and productions through the calendar year.

*To assist in the running of Educational workshops where necessary. 

This Role will also come with the opportunity to work Front of House as one of the Hazlitt Stewards. This is very much a front line, customer facing role, where skills such as communication, politeness and ability to adapt will be required.

Experience in Performing Arts would be desirable. You must be able to work flexibly and have a genuine interest in Theatre and the Arts.

If you believe you have the skills required for these posts, please email a letter of application and your full CV to or post it by hand to:
Jenny Longley, Hazlitt Theatre, Earl Street, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 1PL

Applications By: Friday 5th July 2019 
Interviews: Tuesday 23rd July  2019  



Front of House and Box Office Assistant 

Type of contract: 20 hours per week annualised 
Salary: £18,000 pro rata 

An exciting opportunity has arisen for two people to join the Hazlitt Theatre team. 

Main purpose of the job: 
* To ensure and insist the smooth running of box office and front of house, including administration tasks. 
*The successful applicant will be enthusiastic, outgoing, numerate, have excellent customer service skills and be eager to make a difference.

You must be willing to work flexible hours which will include a mixture of day time, evenings and weekends, worked on a monthly rota. 

Essential qualities 
*Customer service experience
* Flexibility
* Experience in daily cash reconciliations
* Cash handling
* Bar experience
* Administration
* Interested in Theatre 

To apply send your CV and covering letter to 

Or send them by post to Elaine Reynolds Hazlitt Theatre Earl Street Maidstone Kent ME14 1PL

Closing date for applications is 17th June 2019. 
Only successful applicants will be contacted for an interview.

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ME14 1PL