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Details of job opportunities at The Courtyard, whether general job vacancies or volunteer work will be posted here.

Post Reference: CYT100/028
Tenure: full time, permanent
Salary: over 25s NLW £16,330, under 25s NMW £15,392
Benefits: free parking, free show and film tickets, food discounts
Location: The Courtyard Centre for the Arts, Edgar Street, Hereford, HR4 9JR
Closing Date: 12 noon on Friday, 25 January 2019
Interviews/Trial Shifts: w/c 28 January 2019

Do you love cooking and would you like to work in our busy, friendly kitchen?  Then you may be the person we’re looking for!

We are seeking a cheerful and hard-working individual to join the kitchen team here at The Courtyard, assisting with the preparation and cooking of food for our busy café bar.  The kitchen produces hot and cold food for lunch and evening service, as well as cakes and puddings and items for our legendary quiche and salad bar.  You will be reporting directly to the Head Chef and Sous Chef and will have opportunities to develop your skills within in a fast-paced and vibrant environment.

You will have some experience of working in a kitchen.  Flexibility is essential as we need someone who can cover morning and evening shifts weekdays, weekends and some bank holidays and our café bar is open at least six days a week.  However food service stops at 7.45pm so no late finishes!

If you would like to join us we would love to hear from you!

Please download an application pack from the the download section of this page or contact Mel Langford on 01432 346507 or  If you wish to apply for this position you will need to complete and return our application form as we do not short list from CVs.

Call out for Board Members (Voluntary)

The Courtyard Trust wishes to increase and diversify the membership of its Board and is seeking three dynamic and committed individuals to support our further development and growth to build on our achievements.  The Courtyard is an Arts Council England National Portfolio Organisation.

Board Members play an important and integral role in providing advice through their personal expertise, robust internal governance and scrutiny, and externally by supporting our future development.

The Board meets quarterly, and in addition members are expected to join at least one of the sub-committees and attend guest nights for each in-house production.  These are unpaid, non-executive roles and applicants should be passionate and effective advocates for the arts, willing and able to proactively support The Courtyard.

We are seeking those who have experience/an interest in one or more of the following areas: finance, legal, HR, press & PR and an understanding of current trends in the arts.

An information pack containing full details of the role and how to apply can be downloaded from the download section of this page.  Applications should be by CV and covering letter explaining what you could bring to The Courtyard as a Board Member and sent to the Chief Executive & Artistic Director, The Courtyard, Edgar Street, Hereford, HR4 9JR by 18 February 2019.  In the meantime, if you would like to speak to the Chief Executive or a current Board member, please ring or email Mel Langford on 01432 346507,