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Volunteer Marketing Assistant

Volunteer Marketing Assistant

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    Kensington and Chelsea, London

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    about 3 years ago

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Chickenshed Kensington and Chelsea (CKC) are seeking a volunteer to assist with marketing and awareness-raising across the Tri-borough areas of Kensington & Chelsea, Hammersmith & Fulham and Westminster.

We are looking for someone who can offer their time on a flexible basis to improve awareness within the local community of our various projects; to help promote events and performances; and to help in attracting potential participants to our regular sessions.

The Volunteer Marketing Assistant will be supervised by the CKC Creative Producer in close liaison with the Senior Marketing Manager and the marketing and communications team.

Overview of Role

We are looking for an enthusiastic and highly motivated volunteer with excellent communication skills who has an active interest in inclusive theatre and a commitment to the values of Chickenshed. This opportunity would ideally suit someone with an interest in arts marketing, someone looking for a career in arts administration or alternatively someone looking to utilise their current experience to help benefit an exciting charity.

Role specification and qualities

  • Good knowledge of marketing and promotional activities
  • Knowledge of the local area, including networks, listings and potential organisations and venues who might help promote our work Excellent communication skills
  • Good computer skills
  • Creativity and initiative to develop and instigate new ideas
  • Team player with excellent interpersonal skills

General Requirements

To work within Chickenshed's established brand and tone of voice.

To operate within Chickenshed policies and procedures, including health and safety, equal opportunities, confidentiality and safeguarding policies.

About us

Chickenshed is a theatre company based in Southgate and with a branch in Kensington and Chelsea. The company's vision is a society that enables everyone to flourish, and Chickenshed's mission is to create entertaining and outstanding theatre that celebrates diversity and inspires positive change.

For over 40 years Chickenshed has pioneered an inclusive performance methodology. As well as offering over 250 performances per year at our purpose-built theatre, Chickenshed is also an educational establishment delivering Level 3 and Undergraduate courses. With huge Children's Theatre and Youth Theatre membership schemes for 5 - 21 year olds and an ongoing programme of outreach projects working with some of the hardest to reach communities, Chickenshed is truly 'Theatre Changing Lives'.

Times and Commitment

Flexible hours - throughout the year we have busier and quieter periods.


The role is based at our CKC office located at Unit 309A, Harbour Yard, Chelsea Harbour, London SW10 0XD

How to Apply

If you are interested in applying for this unpaid volunteer role, please contact Jenny Kettleton, volunteer Co-ordinator to request an application form or for more details (0208 216 2705)