Front of House Attendants

  • VO32014


Description

As a front of House Attendant volunteers assist customers attending theatrical performances and concerts. Activities include checking tickets, showing people to their seats and selling programmes. Volunteers get the opportunity while volunteering to watch the performance.

Volunteers are provided with good support, given a tour of the building and can attend any shows for free. Aberdeen Arts Centre is a recipient of the Queens Award for Voluntary Service and Volunteer Friendly Awards in recognition of the great support it provides to volunteers and the community.

For further information please contact Stephanie Walls on email: stephanie.walls@act-aberdeen.org.uk / tel.: 01224 635208.

Organisation aims and objectives

Aberdeen Arts Centre is an inclusive, community focused arts venue. We provide facilities and opportunities for groups and individuals of all ages, backgrounds and abilities to learn about and engage in the performing arts. The venue includes a 350-seat auditorium, rehearsal and workshop space, a café bar and a gallery space. A small core staff team run the venue with vital assistance from over 80 volunteers.

Restrictions

Experience required: Communication skills, friendly, flexible and committment to good customer care.
Travel details: 33 King Street, Aberdeen (on all main bus routes)
Minimum age: 16

Support

Expenses paid: Yes
Taster available: Yes
Training details: Good suppport is provided to all volunteers. Includes a short training session (3 hours) involving talks and a tour of the building. All volunteers are offered supported introductory shifts i.e.: shadow an experienced volunteer on the first shift.
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer,
Wheelchair Access/Disabled Access Toilet

Last updated 20 hours ago

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