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 coming Winter/ Spring months.


Successful candidates will be hired on a fixed term 6-month contract from February-end of July, 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 11am on Wednesday 26th January. Interviews will take place at the cinema on Monday 31st January.


Role: Temporary Usher


Core weekly working pattern – We are recruiting for 2 Temp Ushers on the below weekly shift patterns. Approx. shift lengths below are depending on and subject to number of screenings and film lengths:


Temp Usher 1:

  • Fridays: approx. 16:00-21:30 (13:00-21:30 during school holidays)
  • Wednesdays: approx. 13:00-21:30


Temp Usher 2:

  • Saturdays: approx. 13:00-21:30
  • Thursdays: approx. 16:00-21:30 (13:00-21:30 during school holidays)


Plus cover shifts if and when needed.


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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