Bishopsgate Institute is looking for two experienced Venue Hire & Event Planners, to help develop the venue hire and events offer for a broad range of clients and stakeholders, internal and external. You will plan, coordinate, and administer a variety of events happening across Bishopsgate Institute, including conferencing and commercial hire clients, rehearsals, filming and events in our own public programme.
Bishopsgate Institute is looking for a Venue Hire & Event Planning Assistant on a permanent, full-time basis, to support the administration, coordination, and planning of a broad range of events happening across Bishopsgate Institute. This includes commercial hire clients, rehearsals, and events in our own public programme.
Full-time (35 hours over 7 days, including evenings and weekends)
9 December 2021
Bishopsgate Institute is looking for a Duty Manager on a permanent, full-time basis. The Duty Manager will join our Operations Team alongside other Duty Managers, working on a rota to provide operational management whenever the Bishopsgate Institute is open.
Married in 1950, Chris and Betty Birch have been involved in political, trade union, and LGBTQ+ activism for over 60 years. Sharing similar interests, they were both Communist Party Members and involved with organisations such as the Aid to Spanish Youth Committee. After the death of his friend, Mark Ashton, Chris became involved in forming the Mark Ashton Memorial Trust, which was created to raise money for individuals living with HIV. The archive includes the truncheon taken from the police by Mark Ashton, correspondence, personal scrapbooks, press cuttings, and various other papers relating to the couples activism.