Hackney Wick Boulder Project - Centre Manager Jobs

Hackney Wick Boulder Project, London's friendliest wall is looking for a new centre manager. First built in late 2016, HWBP has become more than a climbing wall with a strong social element, inclusive events and a progressive approach to customers service. We are searching for a new Centre Manager to manage the day-to-day running of the centre and maintain the reputation and culture for our community. If you are a creative, welcoming person that is looking to develop new approaches to bouldering this could be the perfect job for you.

Main Responsibilities

  • Day-to-day running of the centre
  • HR including rota building, staff training,
  • Marketing and branding
  • Liaising with the Route Setting Manager to ensure minimal disruption
  • Creating and overseeing events with the customer in mind
  • Implementing directives from the Managing Director


  • Working in a well regarded bouldering wall with a loyal customer base
  • Free climbing through reciprocal schemes with other London climbing walls
  • Being based in one of London's most creative and vibrant areas

Essential Qualities

  • Excellent leadership skills
  • Actively seek to better the company and drive sales through marketing and careful branding
  • The ability to communicate effectively with customers and staff
  • Be prepared to work flexible shifts including evenings and weekends
  • Creative and able to solve problems

Desirable Qualities

  • Experience in motivating and managing teams
  • Hold coaching or instructional qualifications
  • Experience of working with computer systems and climbing wall operating systems
  • Management experience in climbing or leisure centres


  • £20,000-£24,000 depending on experience and qualification
  • 40 hours per week including evenings and weekends

To apply please send a CV and cover letter, outlining what you would bring to the role, to

Closing Date 26th of September, Interviews will be held on the 1st, 2nd and 3rd of October

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