Event Officers, Link4Life

Event Officers, Link4Life

  • 22nd August 2017
  • North West
  • Part time
  • Paid (£15k-20k pro rata)
  •  jobs@link4life.org

Event Officer: Full and Part Time positions available

Closing Date: Tuesday 22nd August 2017

Interview Date: Friday 1st September 2017

Location: Middleton Arena and Heywood Civic Centre

Grade: Band 3, £16,541 to £19,705 (pro-rata for part time)

Job ref: L1751

Your job:

You will develop and manage events and performances at Heywood Civic Centre and Middleton Arena, our live entertainment venues. You will be part of a dedicated team ensuring the successful delivery of our growing programme of comedy, music, dance, drama and other events for all ages.

Initially the posts will be based in Middleton Arena and Heywood Civic Centre and offered as fixed term for 9 months with option to extend pending review. This is because we know that with your help we will develop our plans and thinking quickly as we grow our programming across the three venues and we want to ensure we have the flexibility to work with the right candidates to shape your future role with us.

Your commitment:

Working hours will be a combination of shifts based around the programme in place at Middleton Arena and Heywood Civic Centre.

What we can’t live without:

  • Knowledge and interest in events management and/or working in live performance and entertainment venues
  • Personable, confident and able to build relationships with everyone.
  • Great communication & organisational skills and experience in a customer facing environment.
  • Good computer skills, with the confidence to learn new systems & databases quickly (we’ll give you all the training you need for our internal systems).


It’s an exciting time for Link4Life and we have big plans to develop our culture and entertainment offer across our three venues. We are looking for dynamic individuals with a keen interest in live events and experience of live performance and events to join our developing team supporting our live performance, entertainment and events programmes at our venues: Middleton Arena, Heywood Civic Centre, and Touchstones Rochdale.

Please apply by completing an application form which can be found on our website: http://www.link4life.org/jobs