Front of House Ushers

£10.20 per hour, permanent contract

Part-time (three shifts per week, each shift a minimum of four hours - possible options to work additional shifts in busy periods)

The Royal Opera House is passionate about giving our audiences and visitors the best possible experience every time, all the time. If you would like to join our dedicated, friendly and professional team of Ushers to work at this exciting cultural landmark in Covent Garden, we will be holding open days (including a group assessment exercise) on 31st August and 1st September 2018 where you can find out more about what it is like to work at one of London`s busiest theatres and we can learn about your exceptional customer service skills. If you are successful at the open day we will invite you to attend an interview on 6th and 7th of September 2018.

Am I eligible for the Open Day?

-You must be available for one of the open days - 31st August and 1st September and one of the interview dates - 6th and 7th September

-Most of our performances are during the evenings and Saturdays so you must be able to work at these times. The availability to work Sundays will also be a requirement

-You will start the week beginning 17 September 2018 and must also be available throughout the Christmas Season including New Year`s Day

-You must be over 18 and have existing work authorisation for the UK

-You must have a passion for delivering excellent customer service at all times

We actively encourage BAME and disabled applicants and value the positive impact difference has on our teams.

A full job description is available below. The closing date for applications is 5pm on 13th August 2018. If you are disabled, please let us know any adjustments you require for the open day. If you have any queries about the recruitment process please email

Once we receive your application we will contact you with a time to attend the open day. Places will be allocated on a first come, first served basis and all available times may be taken before the closing date. If so, you will be put on a waiting list but unfortunately you cannot be guaranteed a place. Therefore we recommend you apply early to secure a place.

We look forward to meeting you!, @royaloperahouse

UsherJD.pdf (PDF)

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