Assistant Manager: The Climbing Depot, Birmingham Jobs

Assistant Manager - The Climbing Depot, Birmingham

We are looking for a full-time Assistant Manager to work alongside the Centre Manager at The Depot Climbing Centre, Birmingham.

Main roles of this position will include:

  • Maintain the highest safety standards and strive towards best practice in all areas of the business
  • Ensure high standards of the climbing centre are maintained
  • Provide an enhanced level of customer service
  • Ensure that robust procedures are in place for the implementation and monitoring of all health and safety
  • Develop a pro-active approach to customer service to ensure a friendly and welcoming environment
  • Help develop a range of partnerships both within the climbing industry and outside to develop different participation programs for the centre
  • Happy to work unsociable hours
  • Execute additional tasks in order to meet the centre's objectives

Essential Attributes:

  • Current experience working in a busy climbing centre
  • Experience managing a staff team
  • Ability to use own initiative
  • Experience of working as part of a team
  • Excellent administrative skills
  • Self-motivated and committed with high standards of performance
  • Being a role model for staff
  • Experience working with groups
  • NGB qualifications in climbing (for example: CWA, foundation coach, development coach)
  • Must have a broad knowledge of climbing best practice and current industry standards

Desirable Attributes:

  • Route setting experience
  • Current First Aid award
  • Experience working with Rock Gym Pro


  • Starting salary £20,000
  • Staff discount in the shop
  • Free entry to all Depot centres
  • Opportunities for personal development
  • Enhanced holiday with long service

How to apply:

To apply for the position please send a CV and covering letter to All applications to be sent by 31st January 2019 .

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