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

Opportunity to Tender for the Delivery of Arts Award ‘Discover in a Day’ Touring Programme

We are looking for a highly self-motivated individual or suitable organisation to undertake the co-ordination of an exciting schools touring programme for Herefordshire in 2019. You will be working alongside a collaborative partnership comprising The Courtyard Centre for the Arts, Ledbury Poetry Festival, The Music Pool, Meadow Arts and 2FacedDance, who are committed to promoting new opportunities to children and young people through Arts Award engagement.

The commission will involve promoting and communicating to local primary schools, developing a bespoke programme of workshops using approved practitioners, overseeing Arts Award moderation and administration, as well as working to a tight budget. Further information and details of how to apply can be found in the ‘job role’ document, which should be read carefully. This document can be downloaded from this page.

Fixed fee: £4,000 inclusive.

Please send in your proposal by 5pm on Monday 19th November 2018 to Ellen Dorsett,

Job Reference: CYT100/007
Location: The Courtyard Centre for the Arts, Edgar Street, Hereford, HR4 9JR
Rate: over 25s NLW, under 25s applicable NMW
Benefits: show and film tickets and food discounts
Closing Date: 23 November 2018 at 12 noon
Interviews: we are interviewing suitable candidates on an ongoing basis so do not wait until the closing date to apply!

The Courtyard is the primary performing arts venue in Herefordshire presenting a dynamic mix of cultural activity all day, every day and welcoming over 350,000 visitors every year.  The Courtyard Café Bar is at the heart of our public areas and offers everything from artisan coffee and homemade cake to pre-show dining, champagne and canapés.  Aside from serving customers attending The Courtyard for shows and events, the Café Bar also aims to attract customers in its own right.

We are seeking cheerful and hard-working individuals aged 18+ to work in our busy café bar serving customers, clearing tables and generally providing excellent standards of customer service.  We need people to cover daytime shifts, up to eight hours between 9am and 5pm.

Application packs, including a full job description, can be downloaded from The Courtyard’s website at   Alternatively please contact Mel Langford on 01432 346507, or email   If you wish to apply you will need to complete and return the application form – we do not short list from CVs.