Join our Team!


We are looking for freelance event coordinators to join our Events team at Sheffield General Cemetery.

The Samuel Worth Chapel here at Sheffield General Cemetery is gaining a great reputation in the city and beyond as a unique venue for a wide range of quality events. Our versatile space is used for weddings, club nights, performance, exhibitions and workshops. This is a brilliant opportunity to join a dedicated friendly team to help deliver a truly diverse events programme in a very unusual setting.


This role would be great for people who… 
  • have a friendly manner and who enjoy interacting with the public.
  • are confident communicators and able to think on their feet.
  • have sound knowledge and experience of safety measures and risk management strategies.
  • have excellent multitasking skills and are able to work calmly under pressure.
  • Have an interest and understanding of the complexities of working within a site of historical significance.
  • are flexible and love variety!
Essential skills and experience: 
  • Experience of events co-ordination, management and or customer service.
  • First aid trained – We can offer training.
  • Must be registered as freelance and relevant public liability insurance cover is preferred but we can help arrange this.
Time commitment: 
  • All year round on an ad hoc basis, school holidays, evenings and weekends.
  • This role can sometimes be physically demanding, and you may be on your feet all day.
Hourly Rate: 
  • £16 per hour.
If you would like to apply, please email [email protected] with a brief note to say why you would like to work with us and your CV, LinkedIn or website.
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