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Glasgow City Halls & Old Fruitmarket, Candleriggs, Glasgow, G1 1NQ
£20,743.51 per year
Contract Type:
Position Type:
Full Time
35 hours per week

This position has expired.

Job Description

Glasgow Life is the charity providing the support, inspiration and opportunity for Glasgow’s citizens to access the services that matter most to them.  Working across museums, the arts, music, sport, world-class events, festivals, libraries, community facilities, and physical activity, learning and heritage programmes; the scale and reach of our activity makes a real and positive impact on the lives of Glasgow’s residents and creates unforgettable experiences for our visitors.

We are recruiting a Glasgow Life Attendant, to join our 3,000 strong team of dedicated staff and volunteers.  You will be responsible for opening and securing the venue, operating the building's alarm system, cooperating with different departments and building users and assisting the venue management team with the day to day operation of a busy music and events venue.

To be successful in this role you have the following skills and experience:
• Numeracy and Literacy (SVQ 1 or 2 or equivalent is desirable)
• Computer literacy (knowledge of Word, Excel and Outlook is desirable)
• Customer Service Experience
• Willingness to work evenings and weekends 
• Ability to work and cooperate with others
• Good communication skills
• Able to work with minimum supervision (experience of being a key holder is desirable)
• Knowledge of basic health and safety is desirable

We believe in the transformational power of the services we provide for the citizens and visitors of Glasgow, and if you want to be a part of it, we’d love to hear from you.

In return we can offer a generous holiday allowance of 29 days (rising to 34 days after 5 years), plus 6.5 public holidays.  You will also be eligible to join the Strathclyde pension fund, one of the largest local authority pension providers in the UK.  Additional staff benefits include staff discounts, annual leave purchase scheme, flexible retirement and family friendly policies.

Glasgow Life seeks to reflect the extraordinary diversity of our city at every level of our organisation and in our programmes. We strongly encourage suitably qualified applications from a wide range of backgrounds to apply and join Glasgow Life. To find out more about our commitment to equality and diversity visit

This post is temporary for a period up to June 2023.

Current Glasgow Life Employees

At the end of the temporary period, eligible employees will have a right to return to a role of their substantive grade within the council family as a minimum.  Employees are required to inform their current manager prior to submitting an application.

Application Packs

Alternative Application Packs can be requested in other formats for example, Large Print, Braille, Audio and other languages. To request an alternative Application Pack please phone 0141 287 1054.

Packs will be posted out to you within 3 working days of receiving your telephone request.

Please note the closing date of the job advert to ensure that you give yourself plenty of time to complete your application form and return it to us.

Further Information

For further information about working for us please refer to our website