40 hours per week (full time) on a rota basis including evenings and weekends.

Salary: £22,000 per annum

In 1907 the Kings Theatre opened its doors and has ever since been a magnet for theatregoers from in and around Portsmouth and Southsea. For 111 years’ audiences have enjoyed musicals, plays, comedy, opera, dance, talks and film in the sumptuous surroundings of a beautiful Grade II* listed proscenium arch theatre, designated by the Theatres Trust as a ‘theatre of national architectural importance.

The Kings Theatre has a serious commitment to providing an outstanding audience experience for all.  Our Front of House team provides high quality, welcoming and excellent customer service to all of the theatre’s customers and visitors.

As a Duty Manager, you will be responsible for ensuring that performance nights run smoothly and show reports are completed correctly as well as ensuring compliance with statutory legal requirements including Licencing, Health & Safety and Employment. You will also need to take the day to day responsibility for the Front of House Bar operations and undertake stock control.

You will need to have a good level of numeracy and Maths (GCSE Grade C or above), excellent customer care skills, staff supervision and leadership skills, excellent communication, organisational and interpersonal skills. You will have proven commercial experience in a hospitality, retail or venue management environment and be a team player. In addition, you will need to be able to use your initiative.

NB: You must be able to work evenings, weekends (including Saturday and Sunday evenings) and Bank Holidays.

 If you are interested and believe you have the right skills we’re looking for, please complete the application form below and email to

The closing date for applications is 17.00 on Friday 31 May 2019

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