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Sheffield Media and Exhibition Centre Board

Sheffield Media and Exhibition Centre (Showroom cinema & Workstation creative industries business centre) is currently seeking new Trustees to join its Board and work alongside the senior management team to help shape the future of the organisation.

We operate one of the largest cultural cinemas in the UK, alongside catering and conferencing facilities and the Workstation managed workspace centre. We exhibit a diverse film programme with first run and retrospectives of curated work, including archive, documentaries and many unique one-off programmes with regular visiting film makers.

We are seeking candidates with a diverse background and senior experience from the education, business, environmental, creative and digital sectors. We are specifically interested in candidates with relevant experience of catering, marketing or IT.

We particularly welcome applications from disabled and Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) candidates as they are currently under-represented on our Board. Applicants will work with the Chair, Chief Executive and Senior Management Team to provide clear strategic direction to the organisation, setting overall policy, defining goals, setting targets and evaluating performance, they will demonstrate excellent communication skills and they will also have a good understanding of local, regional and cultural agendas.

We need people who can spare the time to attend approximately 6 meetings per year (usually held on the last Monday of the month, 6 pm – 8 pm) and offer relevant support and specialist knowledge to enable us to meet the objectives of our business. In addition to attending Board meetings, there is also the opportunity to provide 1:1 mentorship to our senior management team members and to be involved in our specialised sub committees who meet occasionally for focused discussion.

The post is unpaid but all Trustees receive invitations to special events and have a weekly allocation of free cinema tickets.

Application process:

Please download the application pack and equal opportunities monitoring form


call our reception team on 0114 2796511 / or email and they will email this information to you directly.

Closing date: This is a rolling recruitment campaign running between August and October

2018 and we will respond to received applications within a few days of receipt.

General enquiries: In the first instance please contact with any queries regarding the vacancies or application process.

For an informal conversation about the role prior to submitting your application please contact Ian Wild, Chief Executive at  or Peter Brooks, Chair, at

chef de partie

Chef de Partie

Salary: £15,708 per annum

Hours: 37 per week, on shift patterns so evenings, weekends and bank holidays will be worked on a rota basis.

Showroom / Workstation is an integrated media arts complex operating a café/bar, conference and events facilities, four-screen cinema and creative industries managed workspace.  We are seeking a permanent Chef de Partie to join our kitchen team.

The post-holder will be a key member of a small, but extremely busy and motivated team, creating our own menus and producing all items from fresh ingredients.  We are looking for someone with experience of working in a similar food environment where speed, creativity and adaptability are crucial.

Our menu is seasonal and changes frequently.  We regularly host special food and drink events, for which our Chefs devise bespoke menus – all dietary needs are catered for.

In addition to preparing food as described above, applicants should have demonstrable experience of preparing high quality items for buffets, wedding breakfasts and conference catering.

Ability to deliver consistent quality food service, demonstrating a fine eye for detail and a strong team ethic are crucial.

All applications must be made by completing our application form, which is contained within our job pack.  We’re sorry but we cannot consider CV’s.  

For more information download an application pack

or email our Reception Team:

You can also call 0114 279 6511 and ask for a job pack to be sent to you, or call in and collect one from us.

Closing date for submission of completed applications: Wednesday 22nd August 2018 at 1pm

Interviews will be held week commencing 27th August 2018

Film hub north screen heritage producer

Film Hub North is looking for an experienced and motivated Producer to lead the development and delivery of FAN’s Screen Heritage Strategy across the UK working closely with FHN Management.

You will have demonstrable experience of developing and producing projects of scale, understanding the importance of collaborating with creative teams to develop commissions and projects. You will have creative, curatorial and fundraising expertise, excellent communication skills, a demonstrable understanding of the UK film exhibition and archive sectors and a robust knowledge of British cinema history.

This post will oversee a programme of creative, accessible and culturally ambitious screen heritage-focussed screening activity which is supported by a robust approach to reaching agreed target audiences. It will work in close collaboration with the FHN team to ensure a joined-up and comprehensive approach to our Cross FAN Screen Heritage Strategy. This post will also be responsible for the year round requirements of the brief including sector support and communication.

This post requires a flexible approach to hours as you will be required to work some evenings and weekends. The post has a desk space available at Tyneside Cinema and Showroom Cinema but with regular travel expected to all three lead venues, key UK partners and the BFI in London.

How to apply

Please download an application pack

and send your completed application form and equal opportunities monitoring form to 

The closing date for applications is 21st August.

Interviews will take place at Tyneside Cinema on 30th August

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and we cannot offer feedback to non-shortlisted candidates.

If you would like to discuss this post before applying please contact initially.

film hub north talent coordinator

Film Hub North is looking for an organised and energetic Talent Coordinator to support in the delivery of our talent development activity across the North as part of the BFI NETWORK, based at Tyneside Cinema.

This role is essential to the successful delivery of the FHN Talent Strategy providing comprehensive coordination, event management and financial administration for the FHN Talent Team. Working closely with our two BFI NETWORK Talent Executives you will act as a first point of contact for all talent / project enquiries as well as overseeing the organisational, administrative and communication needs of the team. This will include processing financial and statistical data, setting up and maintaining appropriate systems and processes and preparing reports for partners and funders.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a small team dedicated to discovering the most creative and distinctive new voices across the North of England.

How to apply

Please download an application pack

and send your completed application form and equal opportunities monitoring form to 

The closing date for applications is 20th August. Interviews will take place at Tyneside Cinema on 5th September. Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted and we cannot offer feedback to non-shortlisted candidates.

If you would like to discuss this post before applying please contact


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