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Outdoor Instructor (Fixed Term) - Cumbria

Center Parcs
Closing date
23 May 2022

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Travel, Leisure & Tourism
Contract Type
Full Time
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*Outdoor Instructor (Fixed Term) - Cumbria*

With up to 200 indoor and outdoor activities available, Center Parcs is the perfect place for families to try something new together. The Leisure team plays a key role in ensuring families feel confident, safe, and happy during their activity, whatever their age or ability.

There are many opportunities in the Leisure team, and our offering of activities continues to grow. From whizzing around a track in Quad Bike Safari or scaling the forest canopy in Aerial Adventure, our focus is on delivering a quality experience that guests will remember, whether it's their first or fiftieth time.

*OUTDOOR INSTRUCTOR | £10.42 per hour*

We are looking for confident, motivated individuals to join our team of Instructors.

As an outdoor instructor, you will meet and greet our guests and you will coach and supervise them in a range of exciting activities in a manner that allows them to have great fun whilst feeling safe and secure. Your engagement with our guests will enrich their holiday experience, encouraging them to return and tell their friends.

This role is both exciting and physically challenging. Responsibilities will include setting up and organising a wide range of activities as well as maintaining the equipment on site, ensuring all safety checks are carried out in accordance with company guidelines. You will also be responsible for keeping the department clean and tidy always presenting a professional image to our guests.


*This is a fixed term role until 06 September 2022.*

You will be contracted to work 128 hours per 4-week period on a flexible basis. This means that your days and hours of work could vary each week, but you will always receive at least your contracted hours each period. Shifts will fall between 8am and 6pm.

As our village is open 365 days of the year, your working hours will include weekends, public / bank holidays and during Christmas and / or New Year on a rota basis.


*Essential requirements:*

* Must be aged 18 years or over

* Sociable, confident, and outgoing

* Naturally cheerful

* Able to perform under pressure

* Good basic standard of education

* Physically capable to meet the demands of the role

* The ability to communicate competently

* Able to work as part of a team

*Desirable requirements: *

* Previous experience of working within the leisure / customer service industry

* Experience of Outdoor Sports Activities


Center Parcs is a fantastic place to work and the benefits are as impressive as they are unique. Here are just a few:

* Management/Colleague Bonus Scheme

* Pension Scheme with Life Assurance

* Colleague Recognition and Reward Scheme - offering a choice of Center Parcs and High Street vouchers

* Free use of our leisure facilities

* Discounted Center Parcs breaks

* 20% discount in our restaurant and retail outlets

* Access to Perks at Work Portal - offering a wide range of retail and leisure discounts

* An Employee Assistance Program - providing support on financial, health and legal matters

* Excellent opportunities for career development and progression with the opportunity to gain externally recognised qualifications

If this sounds like your ideal job, then we'd love to see your application.

*Closing date: *03 May 2022 at 12 Noon

*Interviews to be held: *10 May 2022

*Please note this vacancy may close at any time once sufficient applications have been received. Early submission of your application is therefore encouraged.*

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*Our colleagues work together to make sure guests have a memorable and safe short break. We are committed to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our teams. Throughout the pandemic Center Parcs have adapted in line with Government guidance and we are doing everything we can to ensure our colleagues feel safe at work by focusing on additional training, health and well-being, hygiene and PPE.*
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