Job Opportunities

We currently have a vacancy for a Centre Director.  The deadline for applications is Friday 29th June.  For more information please click on the links below.

We are looking to appoint a dynamic, outgoing and well organised person to lead a committed and hardworking staff in the future expansion of this community asset.

The post holder will join us at an exciting time in the development of the Courthouse as we approach our fifteenth birthday.

This is a key organisational and managerial role in a unique, vibrant and successful arts centre

Accountable To:

The Board of Directors

Line management responsibilities:

Volunteer Coordinator

Site Managers

Marketing Development Worker

Bar Manager

Freelance, Technical and other Centre staff


Hours: General pattern 37.5 hours a week on 5 days – flexible working as the schedule demands, with some occasional evening working

Overtime: No overtime is payable but TOIL will be given which must be taken within one month

Holidays: 28 days per annum which includes statutory Bank Holidays

Salary: £23866 – £27358 depending on experience

Closing date: Noon June 29th 2018

Interview date: Friday July 6th 2018

Completed applications to be returned to:

Otley Courthouse Background Information

Job Description and person spec

Application Letter

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Otley Courthouse Application Form


Otley Courthouse is a unique development run by people in Otley, West Yorkshire. After an eight year development period we transformed a redundant nineteenth century magistrates court into a unique arts and resource centre for our community.

Find out about the history of Otley Courthouse by visiting the Heritage section of our website.


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Otley Courthouse, Courthouse Street, Otley, West Yorkshire LS21 3AN

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