Climbing Instructor (20, 15 & 10 hour contracts available primarily evenings and weekend)
£8.22 per hour, plus 10.6% holiday pay on completion of training
£5.93 per hour during training
The Climbing Instructor post
Westway Sports Centre is home to London's largest climbing centre. It hosts the most extensive programme of courses and training, the biggest and best coaching team and is acclaimed by the BMC as the country's leading centre for developing young climbers. Help us continue this success.
Our climbing department is expanding and we are looking for several Climbing Instructors to join the team at Westway Sports Centre. As a Climbing Instructor, you will be the face of Westway Climbing and responsible for inspiring and motivating customers. You will help people of all ages, backgrounds and experience levels develop their confidence through climbing, and will be responsible for promoting a safe climbing environment for experienced and novice climbers alike. In addition, you will promote repeat bookings and attendance on Westway climbing courses to help the department to grow further.
If you are enthusiastic and highly motivated, with the drive, energy and commitment to take our business forward, and have a passion for climbing and customer service... We would like to hear from you!
We require Instructors for weekend work and afternoons / evenings during the week. Instructors must be flexible.
What we offer
• A new challenge
• Relevant training and development
• A career opportunity within Westway Climbing and throughout the Trust
Successful candidates will have a good command of the English language, effective communication skills, relevant personal climbing experience, up to date knowledge of current climbing best practice and experience of teaching others.
Send us your current CV and a cover letter. Your cover letter provides us with essential information about you, so please make sure your letter explains how you meet each of our requirements as set out in the person specification.
Email applications to: firstname.lastname@example.org or post to: Human Resources, Westway Development Trust, 1 Thorpe Close, London W10 5XL
Closing Date: 22 August 2011
Please note: Where we receive a high volume of applications we may need to bring forward the closing date prior to the date stated above. We are not always able to respond to every applicant due to the high numbers of applications that we receive.
For information about Westway Sports Centre, visit: www.westwaysportscentre.org.uk