Work with Us

VACANCIES

There are currently no core vacancies at The Garage. Please check our Freelance and Volunteer tabs for other opportunities. If you would like more information, please contact us on info@thegarage.org.uk

BAR SUPERVISOR
PART TIME, £22,360 (PRO RATA)

We are looking for a motivated and passionate individual to oversee The Garage’s bar and cafe. The main purpose of this role is ensuring the customer receives the highest quality service, and to be responsible for the day to day running of the bar, ensuring all staff are fulfilling their duties.

Download the full job description here.

To apply, please send a completed application form and a covering letter to recruitment@thegarage.org.uk.

Application Deadline: Thursday 16 February 2023
Interview Date: Wednesday 22 February 2023

TECHNICAL SUPERVISOR

Full-time, £21,000 – £27,780

We are looking for a motivated and passionate individual to support The Garage’s ambition by providing technical services for performance for The Garage and across events run by The Garage Trust. There will also be responsibility for maintenance duties as required.

Download the full job description here.

To apply, please send a completed application form and a supporting letter (no longer than one side of A4) detailing your interest in the position and how you feel you meet the specification to recruitment@thegarage.org.uk. CVs will not be accepted. 

Application Deadline: Friday 9 September, 12pm

We don’t have any freelance opportunities currently available, but if you’d like to register your interest please email info@thegarage.org.uk telling us about your skills and experience. Then we can let you know when anything comes up.

If you’re interested in volunteering for us, please email info@thegarage.org.uk to express your interest.

The Workshop is a performing arts venue based in King’s Lynn, operating under The Garage Trust.

Take a look at The Workshop‘s Work With Us page for current vacancies, freelance and volunteer opportunities.
 

The Garage has a commitment to staff well-being, and has worked with the Thriving Workplaces team, Norfolk’s free workplaces health provider commissioned by Norfolk County Council to help us build a happier and healthier workforce. 

Benefits

  • We encourage appropriate requests for Flexitime working to suit staff and their job
  • We encourage appropriate request to work remotely and work from home to suit staff and their job
  • We encourage staff to take part in a participatory/exercise class as part of working hours, for free. 
  • We encourage staff to watch shows at The Garage as part of their working hours, as a minimum a member of staff and a guest can have a complementary ticket to shows as ‘walk-ins’.
  • Where possible we will make a CoL increase each year of at least 0.5%, to be reviewed every September.
  • We offer a half hour paid lunch break for staff
  • We encourage staff to eat their lunch away from their desk, they can do this in any of our vacant spaces – just leave it clean and tidy afterwards
Kickstart scheme

We are always on the look out for new freelance delivery artists in theatre, dance and music, as we often have work that comes up at The Garage and across Norfolk. If you are interested in working with us, please complete an application form and email to recruitment@thegarage.org.uk.

CASUAL TECHNICIAN

As a member of the technical production team, the post holder will provide high quality technical support (including lighting, sound, AV and stage management) and maintenance for all venues and equipment.

The position is based at The Garage, Norwich, with occasional travel to King’s Lynn paid for in expenses.

You can download the Job Description for more information.
 
To apply, please email your completed application form and cover letter (no longer than one side of A4) detailing your interest in the position and how you feel you meet the specification to technical@thegarage.org.uk
Social Media Marketing Assistant (KICKSTART ROLE)

We are looking for a passionate individual to join our team. Based in the busy marketing team, the postholder will promote our performing arts venue and offering. Working closely with the Marketing & Sales Manager, the postholder will support the Marketing team in running The Garage’s marketing campaigns and social media accounts.

Build your confidence, learn vital transferable skills and gain real experience of working in the Arts & Cultural sector with this Kickstart Scheme placement.
 
The Kickstart Scheme is a government fund, creating hundreds of thousands of paid, high quality 6-month work placements, aimed at those aged 16-24 who are on Universal Credit.
 
You can download the Job Description for more information.
 
Remember to talk to your Work Coach at Job Centre Plus about this vacancy and how best to apply. 
FREELANCE SUPPORT WORKER

We are looking for motivated individuals 18+ who have a desire to help others and have an interest in the arts. You would join our busy team as a support worker, working with and supporting our children and young people through their chosen art form. 

You will be supporting the lead tutor in session delivery and planning when necessary, engaging people positively and in accordance to relevant Garage policy, procedure and best practice, paying particular attention to child protection and equal opportunities. Helping encourage raised aspirations, foster positive citizenship, tolerance, empowerment and community cohesion across all ages and cultural backgrounds, ensuring regular feedback between you, the lead tutor and Project Manager where necessary. Identifying Gifted and Talented students within the session and report this back to the tutor, Project Manager and any other relevant partners.

You are responsible for providing information for DBS checking.

Download the full job description here.

To apply, please send a completed application form to Adam Yaxley on adam.yaxley@thegarage.org.uk

Application Deadline: Monday 11 July, 12pm
Interviews: Thursday 14 July

FREELANCE MUSIC TUTOR

The Garage is looking for a skilled and engaging music tutor to run our Rock School Beginners programme. 

Participants attend this weekly class to build confidence and skills, exploring songs they are familiar with, developing knowledge of song structure and music making, and exploring a range of instruments. They build towards in class sharings and performances as appropriate.

Classes

Mondays 

Rock School Beginners, School Years 3-6 at 4-5pm
Rock School Beginners, School Years 7-11 at 5.15-6.15pm 

To apply, please send your CV and completed application form to recruitment@thegarage.org.uk.

Application Deadline: Friday 13 January 2023