We’re Hiring!



Community Assistant Part-time (3 days per week)

Salary: £20k – 22k pro rata depending on experience | Location: Southville, Bristol | Start Date: 1st June 2023

About Us

Gather Round is a growing family of creative workspaces. Our beautiful spaces are specifically designed for creative industry professionals in Bristol. Built by creatives, for creatives! Our mission is to foster a positive and supportive culture, through thoughtfully designed spaces and a diverse mix of people. Together, we champion a supportive culture of openness, inclusivity and solidarity.

We take time to consider every last detail. Making sure that everything we do, we do with meaning and purpose.

Gather Round now has two Bristol locations: Cigar Factory in Southville, and Brunswick Square in St Pauls.

About the role

This part-time position will be predominantly based at our flagship Cigar Factory venue in Southville.  Although ideally we’re looking for someone with the flexibility to work across both Gather Round locations when needed.

You’ll be responsible for helping to support and nurture our diverse, unique community. Working alongside our Community Managers, you’ll report directly to our General Manager. Being a close-knit team, at times you will also deal with the company’s two Directors.

You’ll be managing the day-to-day running of our Cigar Factory venue. Ensuring members are happy, have everything they need, and the space is running efficiently. The role is wide and varied. You’ll be tasked with a variety of responsibilities,  so we’re looking for someone proactive who can turn their hand to anything from housekeeping and front of house, to supporting event planning and social media marketing.

We’re looking for a fun, friendly, super-organised person, whose passion and drive supports our purpose and embodies our company values of trust, openness and inclusivity.

You should be creative at heart, with a keen interest in the local creative community.


– It’s all about our members! Working as a Community Assistant at Gather Round means being attuned to members’ needs and delivering excellent customer service.

– You’ll be highly motivated and have a strong work ethic. You’re not afraid to go above and beyond when required.

– You’ll be used to working independently at times and you’ll be super organised, with the ability to prioritise and be adaptable. Multi-tasking should be a breeze for you.

– You’ll have some experience working in the service industry.

– You’re proactive and can work under your own steam

– You’re fired up about Gather Round and our mission; you are ready to live, eat and breathe it, spreading the love to everyone you encounter!

A welcome bonus would be

– Experience working in the creative industries. 

– Experience supporting/hosting small events.

How to apply

Please send applications to cigarfactory@gather-round.co with the following subject line: Community Assistant application.

In 5x bullet points explain why you’d be a good fit for the role and attach an up-to-date CV.

Application closing date

1st May 2023