FESTIVE OPENING HOURS


As the holidays are quickly approaching, we have made the following changes to our opening hours for the next couple of weeks: Sunday, 24th December: 10am-1pm* Monday, 25th December: CLOSED Tuesday, 26th December: CLOSED Wednesday, 27 December: 8am-10pm Thursday, 28th December: 8am-10pm Friday, 29th December: 8am-10pm Saturday, 30th December: 9am-17pm Sunday, 31st December: 10am-13pm* Monday, 1st January: CLOSED Deptford Lounge will be open as usual  from Tuesday, 2nd January.   *Please note that the café will be closed on these days.  

Frost Fest


On Saturday, 2nd December, the highly anticipated Frost Fest took place in Deptford Lounge, welcoming people of all ages to spend a family day together. The event was organised in the memory of the historic frost fayres that took place on the River Thames between the 16th and 19th centuries. All kinds of fun would happen at these festivals and as the years went by, the fun and the attractions got bigger. One… Read more »

Duty and Events Manager


Vacancy   An exceptional opportunity to join our centre management team overseeing the Deptford Lounge, a landmark building with excellent educational, cultural and community facilities in Deptford, South East London.   The Duty and Events Manager has a lead role in the day-to-day management of the building, hire bookings and events, and in overseeing safety, security and customer care. This role is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious candidate pursuing a career in venue and… Read more »

Marketing and Events Apprentice


Based in Deptford, London, the Albany is a pioneering, multi-use performing arts venue with a strong focus on working with diverse communities. The Albany’s programmes and venue management also extend to two external sites, Deptford Lounge and Canada Water Culture Space.   This post will be based across two sites, the Albany and Deptford Lounge, and will assist in the administration, marketing and the delivery of cultural and community events. It offers the chance to… Read more »

Duty Manager Position


This role is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious candidate pursuing a career in venue and customer service management. It will require a confident individual with strong leadership skills and a background in operational management as well as solid communication, administrative and coordination skills. Previous experience in events and security roles would be desirable.   Contract:                      Part-time and casual, including evenings and weekends Salary:  … Read more »

Deputy Operations Manager Position


An exceptional opportunity to form part of the centre management team overseeing the Deptford Lounge, a new landmark building with excellent educational, cultural and community facilities in Deptford, Southeast London. The Deputy Operations Manager is a new role, suited for a confident and dynamic manager with a flexible working approach. If you have excellent organisational skills and an interest in customer service and venue management, you might be the person we are looking for. The ideal candidate… Read more »

Box office Manager position (The Albany)


Based in Deptford, London, the Albany is a pioneering, multi-use performing arts venue with a strong focus on working with diverse communities. The Albany’s programmes and venue management also extend to two external sites, Deptford Lounge and Canada Water Culture Space. We’re recruiting an enthusiastic team player to be responsible for the day-to-day running and line management of the Box Office service and systems across all of our venues. We’re looking for some one with… Read more »

Premises Assistant position (The Albany)


The Albany is a performing arts centre based in the heart of Deptford with a strong focus on working with diverse, local communities.  The Premises Assistant will provide a clean, well-presented, safe and secure environment for all staff and visitors to the Albany.  The building is in constant use so high standards of presentation must be maintained at all times.  The Premises Assistant will form part of the Operations Team, reporting to the Operations Manager,… Read more »

Administration Manager position (The Albany)


We are looking for a confident candidate with the experience in managing a busy office and the ability to optimise systems, advance digitalisation and lead on best practice. Being exceptionally well organised, systematic and a confident communicator you will coordinate office infrastructure, recruitment, personnel and general administration to support day-to-day operation and organisational development.  Contract: Permanent, 32- 40hrs per week Salary: £22-25k p.a. (pro-rata), depending on experience Ref: ADMIN0616 Closing date: Thursday 7 July 2016,… Read more »

Duty Manager Position


We are seeking experienced Duty Managers for Deptford Lounge www.deptfordlounge.org.uk and Canada Water Culture Space www.canadawaterculturespace.org.uk . Working within small teams you will have excellent communication and customer service skills to deliver high quality experiences for visitors to the venue and audiences at performances and events. You will facilitate venue hires, ensure that events run smoothly and the venue is a safe and welcoming environment for all. This role is an excellent opportunity… Read more »