Westside Jobs

Westside is home to a range of sectors that help to make the district a diverse and vibrant place to work.

Please see below for details of opportunities to work in the area.

Stage Door Receptionist – REP Theatre

After the recent closure of the theatre, we are now starting to plan ahead to re-open and welcome back our visitors, performers, creative teams and audiences. We are currently recruiting for a Stage Door Receptionist to join our People & Operations Team.  Stage Door is the theatre’s principal entrance to its backstage areas which includes dressing rooms, offices, production workshops and flats. The Stage Door Receptionist is responsible for welcoming visitors and staff to backstage areas, for administrative support and for operating the switchboard – ensuring that enquiries are dealt with efficiently and courteously. The person in this role has a key role to play in ensuring the security of backstage areas and that all theatre rules relating to access to the building by staff etc. are adhered to. This role is crucial to the smooth running of our operation and will be accountable for providing a first class visitor experience every time. You will be an ambassador for The REP and represent the company mission, vision and values in every customer interaction.

Website link: https://www.birmingham-rep.co.uk/get-involved/careers-and-vacancies.html

Application deadline: 6th July 2021

Applicants can apply by completing an application form and equality and diversity monitoring form from our website and sending it to reptalent@birmingham-rep.co.uk

I-krave Broadway Plaza- Kitchen Assistant (2)

Due to expansion, we are looking for two experienced kitchen members to join our busy Chinese Takeaway in Birmingham. Minimum of 1-year working experience in a similar environment is highly desirable, knowledge of basic food safety and hygiene and safe using of kitchen knives for preparation are essential, full training will be provided. Please apply with your most recent CV or in person.

Successful candidates will be contacted by phone, for a possible face to face interview.

COVID-19 considerations:

Face masks and gloves must be worn at all times during work and all PPEs are provided.

Part-time hours: 35 – 45 per week

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent

Salary: £9.00-£9.50 per hour


  • Discounted or free food
  • Employee discount
  • Sick pay


  • Holidays
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night shift
  • Weekends


  • Chef: 1 year (preferred)

Work remotely:

  • No

(Part- Time) Night Auditor- Switch Hospitality Management. 

We now have an exciting opportunity for a Night Auditor to join our Guest services Department. This is a regional role looking after the following properties in Birmingham; Park Regis Birmingham and Saint Martin’s Place apartments. Must ensure the Night Audit is completed each shift whether this is carried out. Have a can-do attitude and flexibility to respond and satisfy a variety of guest situations. 


Information Assistant – IKON Gallery

Ikon has a long-standing commitment to diversity in its programming, producing, staffing and community engagement.  We actively seek applications from the widest range of applicants.

The successful candidate will have an interest in contemporary visual arts, be reliable and well organised with excellent attention to detail. Operating in line with Ikon’s COVID-19 secure control measures, they will provide an informative and friendly welcome to all visitors alongside exhibition invigilation, duty person responsibilities, maintaining the security of exhibitions and undertaking reception duties. The postholder will be required to work on a shift/ rota basis (including weekends and occasional evenings), averaging 29.5 hours per week. Hours per week may increase in accordance with developments in the COVID-19 response. This is an exhibition-based contract (September 2021 – August 2022).

Contact details: office@ikon-gallery.org

Website and application details: https://www.ikon-gallery.org/about/jobs/

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