National Cinema Manager



Salary: £39,768 - £43,177 per year

MediCinema is looking for an enthusiastic, driven and compassionate person to join their team in a key service delivery role at the heart of the charity.

About MediCinema

MediCinema is a unique national UK registered charity that improves the wellbeing and enriches the quality of life of NHS patients and their families through the power of the shared cinema experience and the magic of film. We achieve this by building and running specially equipped cinemas inside hospitals, screening the latest films for free for patients of all ages. Our services help patients and their families by reducing feelings of isolation, anxiety and stress, improving emotional, mental and physical health and increasing patient resilience to help them cope with what they are going through.

About the role

This is a unique and exciting opportunity at the heart of UK charity MediCinema. The role is a crucial part of the MediCinema team with responsibility for the smooth and successful delivery our impactful services. The post-holder will provide vital support, guidance and leadership for all our cinema teams across the UK, empowering them to deliver our services.

You will work closely and collaboratively with the central office Operations team on all aspects of the design, planning, impact measurement and successful delivery of the different MediCinema services in line with the Charity’s strategic objections and direction.

There is also a strong focus on external relationship management with various stakeholders from film distributors to healthcare contacts.

The key duties and responsibilities are:

  • Service Delivery and Development
  • Lead, manage, build and develop an effective team
  • Technical Support and Management
  • Volunteer and Nurse Management
  • Best Practice, Risk, Incidents and Safeguarding Management
  • Support Impact and Evaluation
  • Film schedule, booking and relationships
  • Support Disney ‘Moments that Matter’ programme
  • Administration and other duties

If you have a passion for health, well-being, film and the arts, and are a driven, highly-organised, compassionate and enthusiastic individual, we would love to hear from you.

Reports to: Chief Operating Officer (COO)
All Cinema Managers (currently five, six by end of 2024) and one Technical Assistant
Location: London Bridge central office (40% home-based also possible)
Terms: Full-time (35 hours p/w, 5 days)
Contract: Permanent
Benefits: Employer pension contribution of 5%, 27 days Annual Leave plus bank holidays


Please read our recruitment pack for this position.

To apply, pease send your CV and a covering letter telling us what appeals to you about this role and what makes you a strong candidate (no longer than one side of A4)

Please note applications will be anonymised.

Interviews: Week commencing 13 May 2024
Start date: ASAP

MediCinema is an equal opportunities employer and an accredited Living Wage Foundation employer.

The closing date for this position is 21/04/2024 at 22:00

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