Job Opportunity at HIT!


Herts Inclusive Theatre (HIT) use the arts and wellbeing practices to build confidence, develop skills and give participants and their families memorable, enjoyable life experiences where everyone is encouraged, valued, supported and has their part to play.

We believe that everyone should have opportunities to enhance their lives through creative and educational activities in environments that are positive and welcoming to all, regardless of people’s background or abilities.

HIT is an arts charity which aims to improve the well-being of people, particularly children and young people and those who are disadvantaged or disabled, by using the arts to build confidence and develop skills in an inclusive, fun, creative space.

Our drama activities are open to all, particularly welcoming disabled people and those experiencing various kinds of disadvantage.

Herts Inclusive Theatre are looking for an Operations and Participation Assistant to join their small Hertfordshire based team from September 2022.

The position is to support the organisation with the operational running of the office and participation department, providing administration and operational support ensuring the company runs as efficiently and smoothly as possible.

The position will report to the Creative Participation Manager, supervise the freelance workshop support assistants and work alongside other members of the HIT team including volunteers. The post will include evening and weekend work for which a TOIL system operates.

The position would be a hybrid of home and office working, the organisation’s office being based at the Holywell Centre in Watford. The position also requires visits to workshop and performance venues in and around Hertfordshire. The preferred applicant would be able to transport themselves and equipment between venues.

The post will initially be for 24 hours per week, this can be worked over three or four days. Office opening hours are Monday to Thursday 9am to 5pm, the hours must be worked within this time unless otherwise stated

A copy of the full job description, person specification and application form can be downloaded via our ‘Working for HIT’ page.

Please let us know if you would prefer to communicate your application in a different format (for example video)

To apply please send your application form for the attention of Ellie Short, Creative Participation Manager to

Deadline for applications is 10am, 1st August 2022. Good luck!