We're hiring!

We're hiring!

We're hiring!

We're looking for film lovers to join our team of Ushers on a temporary basis to offer exceptional customer service over the Autumn/ Winter months.


Successful candidates will be hired on a fixed term contract from October-end of January, with a chance of being taken on permanently after that.

To apply for the following Temporary Usher role, please email a cover letter and your CV to info@forumhexham.com with the email subject ‘Temp Usher Job Application’ by midday on Thursday 16th September. Interviews will take place on Monday 20th September.

Role: Temporary Usher


Core weekly working pattern – Shift pattern to be discussed at interviews. Approx. shift lengths below (depending on and subject to number of screenings and film lengths):


  • Fridays: 16:00-21:30 (13:00-21:30 during school holidays)
  • Saturdays: 13:00-21:30
  • Sundays: 13:00-21:30
  • Mondays: 16:00-21:30 (13:00-21:30 during school holidays)
  • Tuesdays: 13:00-21:30
  • Wednesdays: 13:00-21:30
  • Thursdays: 16:30-21:30 (13:00-21:30 during school holidays)


Responsible to: Duty Manager (on shift) and General Manager


Main Duties:


  • To ensure customers have the best Forum experience possible through customer service and Cafe Bar work
  • To sell and serve tickets and food & beverages in our Café Bar
  • To ensure the Café Bar and displays are well stocked at all times
  • To ensure that the cinema auditorium and Café Bar are clean and safe for audiences


Person Specification:


This is the perfect temporary job for someone looking for entry level experience at a cinema.


Values and personal qualities:

  • Passion for film and cinemas
  • Proactive and positive attitude
  • Ability to solve problems and respond to challenges efficiently and creatively
  • Flexible approach to working arrangements
  • Ability to work individually and as part of a team
  • Ability to communicate effectively

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