Job vacancies

We are currently recruiting for the following positions:

Box Office Manager 

The Traverse Theatre is currently seeking to appoint a Box Office Manager to lead the Box Office team and be responsible for all ticketing services, including the back office administration of the system and all processes that support ticket sales. The Box Office Manager will also lead on audience and ticketing insights and initiatives to contribute to and progress the Traverse's long term business and audience development aims. 

The successful applicant will have extensive experience in the operational management of a box office system as well as experience leading a team and working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment. You must be able to demonstrate your excellent communication skills and attention to detail as well as your ability to think, plan and act strategically.  In addition you should have proven analytical, evaluative and problem-solving abilities and be able to effectively prioritise and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.

This is a permanent full-time position and is subject to a six month probationary period. 

Applicants must be eligible to work in the UK.

If you wish to apply for this post please complete the application pack and return to 

Please note we cannot accept CVs in application for this post.  No agencies please.

Closing date for applications: 12noon on Monday 17 December 2018.

Interviews will take place on the 7 & 8 January 2019.



The Traverse Theatre is currently seeking to appoint a full-time Chef to join our existing team and assist in the day to day running of our kitchen, producing a range of quality food for the Traverse Bar Café and Traverse Coffee Shop.

Candidates must have experience of working in a busy kitchen environment, food preparation, service and maintaining all kitchen areas and equipment to the highest standards of cleanliness along with a thorough knowledge of health & hygiene regulations.  Experience of supervising a small team of staff would be a definite advantage as would demonstrable experience of hospitality and bar work.  If you fit this description and are hardworking, reliable, with a keen interest in food then we are looking for you.  

This is a permanent position and we can offer the successful candidate an immediate start.  There are no guaranteed minimum hours however we expect to be able to offer full-time work to the right person.  Shifts will be agreed in advance and will include early mornings, evenings and weekends.

Please download a full job description and further information and if you are interested in applying for this post please send your CV along with a covering letter to  

Please note due to the high volume of applications we expect to receive we are unable to respond to everyone individually.  If you do not receive a response from us please assume your application has been unsuccessful.

The Traverse Theatre aims to be an equal opportunity employer.


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