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Current vacancies

Production Manager  |  Winter Shelter Night Shift Leader | Margins Trustees


Production Manager – Maternity Cover (7-month Contract)

Hours: 37.5 hrs PW

Salary: £27,000 – £29,000 pa, depending on experience

Closing date: Tuesday 30th October 2018 at 9am

Interviews: Monday 5th November 2018.

Union Chapel Project (UCP) seek a Production Manager, for a Maternity Cover role on a 7-month contract. The person would be a key member of our team, responsible for advancing and delivering on all events held in the Chapel.  The role would involve working with UK Live Music Promoters and Event Organisers on a daily basis, for this world-famous music venue.

With over 185 events per year, we are looking for an experienced Production Manager who can lead the team to deliver our year-round programme of popular and innovative cultural performances and activities, to enrich London’s diverse communities.

The successful candidate will have a minimum of two years’ experience, leading a large team within an event or theatre environment; incorporating recruitment, training, and staff development.

To ideally start in late November, to provide sufficient handover for the role.

Recruitment Pack

To Apply:
 The closing date for applications is 9am, Tuesday 30th October and interviews will take place Monday 5th November.

Please send your CV, covering letter and a completed equal oppportunity monitoring form to with “Production Manager (Maternity Cover – 7 Month Contract)” in the subject line


Winter Shelter Night Shift Leader

Contract type: Fixed 3 month contract, every Wednesday evening/Thursday morning from 2nd January 2018 to 27th March 2018
Hours: 1 shift at 10 hours from Wednesdays 9 p.m. to Thursday 7 a.m. (plus an induction session one evening in December). Required to do alternate weeks as a job share.
Salary: £22,000 pro rata

Job Description

You will be responsible for the overnight operations of the night shelter. The overnight shift lasts from 9p.m. until 7.00am. You will be the key person responsible for ensuring the security and safety of all guests in the shelter through the night. You must remain awake and alert throughout the night and respond appropriately to any situations, or emergencies that may occur.

You will also be responsible for handing over to the morning shift team leader who starts at 6 a.m.

It is a challenging and rewarding job that involves being responsible for the smooth running of the overnight shift. You will be in charge of up to 2 night time volunteers and will be working with vulnerable adults from diverse ethnic backgrounds. The successful candidate must be able to remain calm in all situations, always treating guests fairly and with respect.

Experience with the client group is preferred but not essential, as training will be given. The post is subject to Enhanced DBS checks.


Winter Shelter Night Shift Leader Job Description


To Apply: The closing date for applications is 9.00am,  Friday 2nd November 2017 and interviews will be taking place week commencing 5th November 2017.

Please send your CV, a cover letter and completed equal oppportunity monitoring form to



Margins Trustees


The Margins Project is recruiting for two board trustees. One with a catering background and one with a therapeutic background.

Full details about the two roles are below:

Trustee – Catering background


Trustee – therapeutic background


To apply: Please send a CV, coverling and and completed equal oppportunity monitoring form letter to

Closing date 29th October 2018


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