Northern Stage is seeking a Deputy Front of House Manager to join our Commercial & Operations Team.

Permanent, Full-Time (39 hours per week, to include regular evenings and weekends)

Closing Date for applications: Monday 31st January 2022 at 12pm

Interviews: Week commencing 7th February 2022

Northern Stage is a theatre where ideas meet, and futures change. Every year thousands come to create and share unique live experiences at Northern Stage. Our home in Newcastle is an inspirational and creative place where everyone is welcome. Whether it is on one of our three stages (with a combined 700 seats), or any place that creativity is to be found, we work with an ever-expanding network of talented people to share the most entertaining, surprising and imaginative stories from around the world.  We champion high quality mid-scale theatre production and touring, backed up by our industry-leading facilities and a dash of Geordie genius.  We reach beyond the ordinary, every time.

Our promise is to be a place where people of all backgrounds can come together to change the world around us.  Northern Stage is an equal opportunities employer and our goal is to create a diverse and inclusive working environment which reflects the city we live and work in and the communities and audiences we engage with.  Our colleagues have unique and varied lived experience which positively informs and influences the work we make.  Our recruitment process is open to all, and we particularly encourage applications from people of the global majority and D/deaf & disabled people, who are currently under-represented in our sector.

Main purpose of the post:

The Deputy Front of House Manager is responsible for supporting the Front of House Manager to deliver all aspects of Front of House operations, including customer welcome, staffing for performances, events and bar and catering operations. 

Please see the application pack below for further information:


To apply for this post please send a copy of your CV and a cover letter outlining your interest in this role and what skills and experience you would bring to Northern Stage.

Your cover letter should be no more than one side of A4. Your application should be addressed to: Peter Robson (Head of Commercial & Operations).

Along with completing your CV and cover letter, please ensure you complete the Equality Monitoring Form. Please send your application by email to [email protected] (Email subject: Deputy Front of House Manager).

Closing Date for applications: Monday 31st January 2022 at 12pm

Interviews: Week commencing 7th February 2022