Bar vacancy: we need you.

Linda leads our Bar and needs some additional help

Meet Linda: she leads the bar and needs some help.

The bar is an important part of Millgate Arts Centre and for Saddleworth Players. Audiences can enjoy a drink before, and after the show and cast and crew members can relax after performances. It’s the social centre of this creative community in Saddleworth.

We are looking to recruit an assistant bar leader whose duties will include:

  • Our face at the bar for audiences and members, working alongside a member volunteer. 
  • Leading the day to day running of the bar at Millgate Arts Centre
  • Helping to schedule bar volunteers
  • Cashing up 
  • Restocking Bar 

You will work in partnership with our bar leader Linda and be responsible to the Management Team’s Bar Group. Remuneration: competitive on application 

All our productions are scheduled mainly for evenings and are spread throughout the year. There are also seasonal matinees (Panto).

The successful candidate will need to:

  • hold a personal bar licence or be prepared to train for a personal bar license (we’ll pay for day course & exam)
  • have good communication and money skills 
  • be honest and reliable 
  • be available evenings and some seasonal matinees (Christmas) – we have up to 100 per year *, 
  • usually up to 5-6 hours per shift including setting up prep, stocktaking, banking at end. 

Interested? Any questions?  FULL JOB ROLE HERE 

Do you know anyone who’d like to get involved? contact us. 

Please contact Linda at the bar in Millgate Arts Centre,  Ian Shepherd or  Sandy Dixie. on 01457 874644 #2 for more info or a chat. 


  1. Please may I have a chat sometime. I am very interested in this position .I have held a license for many years .it ran out in 2012 .as I ceased working in this field in 2005 .
    I have been a Manager for Whitbread ( Brewers Fair ) for 8 years in the past ,,and had my own public house for 7 years, following this . I was also in G.M.P ( Greater Manchester Police ) ..for almost 10 years following this .
    I now work for John Lewis/ Waitrose ( 4 1/2 years )
    I reside in Dobcross …

  2. I am interested in this position or Assistant Bar Leader
    I have experience in both bar work and team management.
    I’m local to the area living in Greenfield. (Possibly moving to Mossley in the future).
    I can send my updated CV on request.

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