Pastoral Support Worker

Half Moon Theatre

What can you receive?
£15 - £25k pro rata


18 August 2023

Half Moon is looking for a motivated individual to support our eight Youth Theatre groups with pastoral care, front of house supervision and administration. This is a part time role, for full hours see below.

Autumn and Spring terms 24 hours/week –
10 weeks each term (typically 5 before and 5 after half term) Mon, Tues & Weds 3pm to
9pm, Sat 9am to 3pm
Summer term 18 hours/week –
10 weeks (typically 5 before and 5 after half term) Mon, Tues & Weds 3pm to 9pm

Main duties:

  • Registration of Youth Theatre members
  • Provision of pastoral support to Youth Theatre members as required
  • Liaison with parents/carers of Youth Theatre members
  • General administrative support for Youth Theatres – including database, waiting lists
    and payments

Person specification:


  • An interest in working in direct contact with young people and their parents/carers
  • Evidence of excellent interpersonal skills, including confident telephone manner
  • Good oral and written communication
  • Strong IT skills including Word/Excel/Access
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • A high level of numeracy and confidence handling money and statistical data
  • Ability to use initiative and work independently
  • Experience of working in theatre/arts/community/education environment


  • Resident of Tower Hamlets
  • Experience of working in culturally and socio-economically diverse communities and inclusive settings
  • An appropriate First Aid qualification, or willingness to undertake a course

Fee: London Living Wage, currently £11.95/hour

This is a freelance opportunity.

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