Climbing Centre Manager, University of Warwick

University of Warwick

Commercial - Warwick Sport
Climbing Centre Manager

£25,728 - £28,986 per annum Ref: 14089-028

Permanent Position

The University of Warwick is one of the leading Universities in the country, consistently in the top 10 of UK league tables and rapidly climbing the international rankings of world-class universities, recently moving into the top 50 worldwide.

The University is currently investing over £45 million in new sport facilities to include a Sport and Wellness Hub which is due to open in spring 2019. As part of this investment the University also has a vision of becoming "the most physically active campus community in the UK by 2020". As part of this vision Warwick Sport is now looking to appoint a Climbing Centre Manager.

The new Climbing Centre is the centre piece and key feature of the new Sports and Wellness Hub.

The 737m2 surface Climbing Wall spans up to 15m in height with over 150 routes ranging between grades 3 and 8A. Both Bouldering and Climbing Walls have overhangs of 5.5m and maximum angles of 69 degrees.

With the fastest growing aspect of the climbing world being speed climbing our main attraction will be the IFC certified speed wall catering for both recreational and competitive activities.

This is a fantastic opportunity and as an experienced Climbing Wall Manager you will play a critical part in the set-up and development of a brand new Climbing Centre, whilst enhancing the current climbing offer at Warwick Sport. A key part of this role will be to support and build a community of climbers through the provision of excellent facilities, exceptional customer services, hosting fun and informative events and creating a vibrant community spirit.

Closing date: 5 March 2018
Interview Date: 22nd March 2018

Please note that this role will require a DBS Check.

To apply online please visit our website below. Minicom users: 024 7615 0554

Closing Date 5 March 2018

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