The Civic


Current Vacancies

Front of House Supervisor

An exciting opportunity has arisen to support The Civic’s active Operations department. The post holder will provide critical delivery of a variety of events including conferences, wedding receptions and awards ceremonies. They will also regularly duty manage the Front of House for the Civic’s acclaimed performance programme and cover box office and reception duties. The successful candidate will be highly organised, have excellent customer service skills and a passion for the arts.

Responsible to: Front of House Manager and Head of Operations

Responsible for: Box Office Assistants and Casual Front of House Assistants.

Liaison with: Head of Finance, Technical and Marketing staff.

Salary: £19,209 per annum

Annual Leave:  26 days plus bank holidays

Full Time: 35 Hours a week

Deadline for Applications: Sunday 22nd August

Interviews: Friday 27th August

We are not able to accept CVs for this role. Please send completed Application form & Equal Opportunities form  Luke Robson, Chief Executive (Interim) & Head of Operations, The Civic, Hanson Street Barnsley S70 2HZ or by email to [email protected].

Job Description – Front Of House Supervisor

Employee Specification – Front Of House Supervisor




Opportunities for Artists

Artist commissions

Commission opportunity: A new performance for young audiences aged 3-7.

For the 6th consecutive year ARC and The Civic are seeking to commission the creation of a new piece of work for 3-7 year olds to be presented at the venues in spring half term 2021 (w/c 15 Feb 2021)

For more information on the commission and how to apply please download the PDF.


For artists based in the North of England.
CARP is a flexible programme aiming to support artists in the process of creating work, developing and experimenting with new ideas in a nurturing and supportive arts environment.
Download the PDF to find out more and apply.


Join the Civic family and help us on the way to becoming the leading combined arts centre in the North of England.

Whether you would like the experience of supporting your local arts centre or would simply like to meet new people – we have volunteering opportunities to suit all. Even in the post-Covid climate, we are still able to support people who want to volunteer.

Over the next few months, our volunteer roles will be supporting our Visual Art team, with the roles including invigilating our gallery spaces, welcoming visitors to our exhibitions and responding to any queries they may have.

All volunteers will receive training about the venue, our visual arts programme and appropriate PPE.

If you think that you would like to support The Civic by volunteering with us, then please download our volunteer application pack, which includes details of the role and an application form.

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