Work with us

The Globe at Hay 6

Work with us

Our team is evolving and there's always room for talented, enthusiastic people to learn more about arts events and management. Please contact us for further information. 

Events Intern

Are you looking to take your first steps towards an exciting and rewarding career in events? Or gain experience in a fast paced industry in a unique and welcoming venue? The globe are looking for someone with energy and enthusiasm to be part of our small team.

The successful applicant should have an understanding of hospitality and events, be a highly organised and creative individual with a strong can-do work ethic. You will be working alongside other team members in the café and bar and will also provide administrative support with the booking and promotion of events at the venue. Full on job training will be provided, leading to a position for the right candidate.

The internship will also run alongside the build up to HowTheLightGetsIn Festival, the world’s largest and most exciting philosophy and music festival!  This is an amazing opportunity to get involved with the process of festival organisation, as well an unique behind the scenes look! For further information on HowTheLightGetsIn click here.

Next steps...We'd love to hear from you! Please email your CV and cover letter to

Part-Time Bartender/Waiter

We're looking for new café staff to join our team. Experience within a busy working environment, as well as working in a bar or restaurant is preferable but not necessary, full training will be provided for the right candidate. A hard-working personality as well as excellent customer service skills are vital for this role, including holding a real passion for arts, music and events. You must be available to work evenings and weekends, and being able to drive is essential if you are based outside of Hay-on-Wye.

For more information, or to apply for the role please email your CV and cover letter to

HowTheLightGetsIn Kick-Starter Programme

 We’re on the hunt for enthusiastic and dedicated people to join our Kick-Starter Programme, a skills development programme for young people (or the young at heart) interested in the media or creative industries who are looking to gain valuable experience for their future careers. You will volunteer alongside our fun and friendly festival team to produce HowTheLightGetsIn Hay 2022, a unique event which sees world-leading thinkers and performers gather at our beautiful festival location along the river Wye. Not only will you learn new skills and meet new friends and contacts, you will also get the unique experience of seeing festival debates, live music, film, and comedy from behind the scenes as part of our team.

Places on the Festival Kick-Starter Programme are available to people over 18 from around the UK and beyond. Kick-Starters will rotate through a variety of roles, and can expect to gain experience in some or all of the following areas:

* Events Management
* Hospitality
* Press & Marketing
* Education & Development
* Artist Liaison

For more details and to apply, please visit our dedicated Kick-Starters page on the HowTheLightGetsIn website.

We look forward to seeing you in Hay!