Casual Event Staff (F&B/Stewarding), York Barbican

We are looking for enthusiastic individuals to join our Events Team, working at York’s flagship event venue, York Barbican.

This is a casual, event-based vacancy and will include evening and weekend work on music and comedy shows, sporting events and conferences. Free in-house training will be provided for all successful candidates.


Customer service is at the heart of everything we do and we are looking for event team players that can make a positive contribution to the overall customer experience, working with the Food and Beverage and Events Teams. We welcome flexible and available applicants who take pride in their work, have a positive friendly attitude and possess excellent communication skills.


  • To remain versatile between our primary hospitality and events areas
  • Signposting and generally assisting event attendees
  • Scanning and checking customer’s tickets
  • Setting up for event days
  • Serving food, drink and merchandise to the general public during events
  • Dealing with payments & cash handling


  • Availability and willingness to work
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Customer service skills
  • Attention to detail
  • The right to work in the UK
  • All candidates applying for this position must be 18 years or over

We are looking for people that will be available to work over the summer months and beyond.

Rate of Pay: £7.70 per hour, plus holiday pay accrual (National Living Wage as applicable).

Closing Date 9th August 2019

Interviews to take place week commencing 12th August

How to Apply

Please download and complete the Application Form and the Diversity Monitoring Form.

Submit your completed forms to

Please note that incomplete applications will not be considered.

Closing Date