Venue Operations Trainee Ref:3005973

Details
St George’s Hall is truly one of the most iconic venues in which to hold an event, celebration, wedding or conference in the whole of the North West region. The Hall can rightly claim to be the emotional heart of the region; it has been the spontaneous gathering place for the people of Liverpool in times of celebration, vigils, and commemorations. Important moments happen here from commemorative city gatherings following the deaths of the Beatles, John Lennon and George Harrison, to historic homecomings for Liverpool FC and Everton FC following Cup Final victories. St George’s Hall also hosted the Peoples’ Opening of Liverpool’s European Capital of Culture celebrations in 2008, when Ringo Starr played from the roof of the building to over 50,000 people.

We’re looking for two enthusiastic young people to join our team at the iconic building to help support with the day to day running of events.

OPERATIONS
You will be enthusiastic, work to a high standard and complement our Venue & Operations Team.
You will work flexibly across the exciting, busy and fast paced venue environments of St George’s Hall & Liverpool Town Hall, learning to provide ‘hands on’ support services, in the delivery of all activity taking place
You will assist with the day to day running of the venue services function, ensuring both venues are operational, safe and presentable in line with the Venue & Operations standards
You will have an organised and proactive approach to assist in the delivery of timely changeovers in order to facilitate the smooth running of various types of events within City Halls.
You be trained to work to ‘Daily Task Sheets’, prioritising your work load dynamically and ensuring the Venue & Operations Team are kept updated on progress

FRONT / BACK OF HOUSE SUPPORT
You will show attention to detail and sense of pride and ownership, ensuring all public areas, storerooms, basements and their contents are kept clean and tidy, with a management routine in place to ensure their continual upkeep.
You will report any defects, damage or missing items of equipment/stores/kit, immediately to Venue & Operations management.
You will learn to undertake porter duties throughout City Halls as and when required as well as assist service support staff with light maintenance and cleaning duties if necessary whilst events are taking place in the building.
You will assist in the storage of all equipment, kit and furniture after use, reporting any damage or loss to Venue & Operations management.
You will assist in basic repair and maintenance on equipment is undertaken as deemed appropriate by the Venue & Operations management.


Closing date
31/12/2021
Hours
25 hours per week spread over 5 days on a Mon – Sat rota basis ( 5 hours per day)
How to apply
You must be referred to this opportunity by your Jobcentre Plus Work Coach. You can request a referral through your Universal Credit Journal, stating the name of the employer, job title and job reference no of the position you would like to be referred to. Then email a CV and covering letter quoting job ref no 3005973 job title and employer name on both CV and covering letter and send by email to kickstart@liverpool.gov.uk

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