Northern Stage seeks Facilities Supervisor

Closing Date: 15 October 2021

Northern Stage

Location: Newcastle Upon Tyne

Remuneration: £20,000


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Northern Stage is seeking a Facilities Supervisor to join our Commercial and Operations Team.

Permanent, Full-Time (39 hours per week, Monday to Friday with occasional evenings and weekends)

Northern Stage is a theatre where ideas meet, and futures change. Every year thousands come to create and share unique live experiences at Northern Stage. Our home in Newcastle is an inspirational and creative place where everyone is welcome. Whether it is on one of our three stages (with a combined 700 seats), or any place that creativity is to be found, we work with an ever-expanding network of talented people to share the most entertaining, surprising and imaginative stories from around the world. We champion high quality mid-scale theatre production and touring, backed up by our industry-leading facilities and a dash of Geordie genius. We reach beyond the ordinary, every time.

Our promise is to be a place where people of all backgrounds can come together to change the world around us. Northern Stage is an equal opportunities employer and our goal is to create a diverse and inclusive working environment which reflects the city we live and work in and the communities and audiences we engage with. Our colleagues have unique and varied lived experience which positively informs and influences the work we make. Our recruitment process is open to all, and we particularly encourage applications from people of the global majority and D/deaf & disabled people, who are currently under-represented in our sector.

Main purpose of the post:

The Facilities supervisor is a member of the Commercial & Operations Department and will support the maintenance of Northern Stage’s appearance and functionality to a high standard.

Supported by the Head of Commercial & Operations, they will ensure that Northern Stage’s premises and building systems are fit for purpose and properly maintained. The Facilities Supervisor will work closely with the Head of Commercial & Operations and the Front of House team to assist in the day-to-day duty management, operation and security of the building.

To apply for this post please send a copy of your CV and a cover letter to

Closing Date for applications: 15 October 2021 at 5pm