Site Maintenance Worker, Burnley Youth Theatre

Job Title: Site Maintenance Worker
Salary: £18,850 (Pro Rata) £7540 (Actual)
Hours:  2 days per week (Average 14.5 hours per week)
Contract: Fixed term 12 month contract with the potential to make permanent

Responsible to: Executive Director

Burnley Youth Theatre is looking for a dynamic and reliable Site Maintenance Worker to join our team.

The successful candidate will contribute to the smooth running of the youth theatre by maintaining the buildings and site to a standard which complies with all necessary Health and Safety legislation, undertaking a weekly check to ensure this is the case and dealing with minor repairs and maintenance within their skill-set, and beyond this dealing with external trades people who can. On occasion, and where hours permit, you will contribute to supporting tasks related to our artistic activities, such as set building and construction, within your skill set.

We are looking for someone who is passionate and knowledgeable about building maintenance and health and safety, with broad ability to carry out minor maintenance repairs and decorating tasks to a good standard.  The Site Maintenance worker would need to be able to work independently and work to deadlines. All applicants must have the willingness to go through a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

Applicants from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.


About Burnley Youth Theatre

Our work is aimed at children, young people and their families and we provide activity across a range of art forms including; drama, dance, musical theatre and film. As a charity all our  work contributes to our charitable aims and adheres to our mission statement ‘to creatively inspire children and young people to take their next steps’.  Burnley Youth Theatre is a National Portfolio Organisation, regularly funded by Arts Council England.

For more information about Burnley Youth Theatre please visit our website

For an application pack for the role of Site Maintenance Worker, please contact Leroy Philbrook, Executive Director on or call 01282 427767.

Deadline for applications: is Noon on Wednesday 18 October 2017

Interviews will take place week commencing 23 October 2017