Bar Supervisor

The Bush Theatre is looking for an organised and enthusiastic Bar Supervisor to work closely with the operations team in order to provide the best possible visitor experience and maximize revenue.

This role will be referred to in this Job Description as Venue Supervisor (Bar). 

We are looking for an individual who would confidently supervise the day to day operations of our busy bar and assist the Venue Manager in executing bar strategies.

In this role you will:

  • Assist the Venue Manager with recruiting Bar staff and carrying out staff training on: service, food and drink knowledge, health and safety, hygiene and fire prevention matters. Help to organise training and weekly food and wine tests.
  • Undertake performance management of team including regular 1-1s and task delegation
  • Run service (meeting, greeting and seating) and ensure that the Bush Welcome is being adhered to by staff by providing a warm and friendly visitor focussed experience.
  • Input and reconcile daily sales figures and assist the Finance Assistant in processing Bar invoices

The value of equal opportunities runs through the heart of the organisation. Our diverse team and their range of experiences are vital to the Bush’s success, but we still have work to do to make sure that Bush staff represent the communities we serve. We actively encourage people with different backgrounds to join us. We are particularly keen to receive applications from people of colour and disabled people who are currently underrepresented in our team. All disabled candidates who meet the minimum criteria will be invited to interview.

Meet the Bush team

The deadline for applications is 10am on Monday 9 August 2021.

Interviews will take place on Monday 23 August 2021.

We are closely following the government guidelines regarding social distancing, and will let all candidates know in due course whether these interviews will take place virtually or in person.


Bar Supervisor Job Pack.docx

Bush Theatre Application Form

Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form 2021

If you need any of this information in a different format or would like to suggest a different form of application please contact our Theatre Administrator, Jessica Pentney by email [email protected] or phone 0208743 3584.