Casual Bar Staff

Hourly Rate: £11.88 per hour


The Barbican, Europe’s leading Arts and Conference Centre, presents an unparalleled variety of performing and visual arts of world class calibre, as well as hosting extensive commercial activity.

The Barbican Bars are looking to bring in a number of enthusiastic staff on a casual basis to provide support to the Bar Managers & Supervisors in the running of the Barbican’s Bars.

The ideal candidates will have relevant bar & cocktail experience and should be able to demonstrate a high quality of customer service and sales skills. You will be confident working as part of a team and also productive as an individual. Some experience of visual merchandising & cocktail making will be an advantage as will a keen interest in the arts and awareness of current drink trends.

You will be able to cope well with pressure and show a strong ability to solve problems. You will be flexible in your approach to work and be able to learn new skills quickly.

All shifts are subject to availability.  
Casual workers are under no obligation to work the shifts offered and the Barbican Centre is under no obligation to offer work on a regular basis


Closing Date: Midday, Tuesday 22 January 2019

To apply, please send us your completed application form by email to with the subject line ‘Casual Bar Staff – Your Name’.

All applications MUST include a completed application form as a CV will not be accepted. 

Unfortunately, due to the high volume of responses we receive, if you have not had a response by 28 January 2019 please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. 

The Barbican is committed to Equal Opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.