Head of Climbing at Westway Sports

pukc job alert, 7 kbWestway Sports Centre occupies an iconic eight acre site literally beneath the Westway Flyover in North Kensington. Developed by social enterprise Westway Development Trust, in three phases, over the last 20 years, the Centre is renowned as London's leading community sports centre and has been used as a national case study by Sport England as well as being a Lawn Tennis Association High Performance Tennis Centre.

Our Sport's Centre houses ten tennis courts, eight football pitches, London's largest climbing centre, fives courts, a gym, sport and café concessions, and everything that goes with it. Portobello Green Fitness Club is a community gym which with a state-of-the-art gym, a huge programme of exercise classes ranging from aerobics to dance, ladies only classes, squash courts, saunas, steam rooms, therapy rooms and much more will help you feel, look, and stay better.

Westway Sports Centre is currently seeking an enthusiastic individual to join the management team and contribute positively to the Centre's growth within the following role:

Head of Climbing

Salary: £35,000 per annum, 40 hours per week

Your job will be to manage the climbing centre, which will include the management of the climbing operations and programming teams. You will be responsible for the commercial income generation of the climbing centre, and the delivery of the subsidised programmes.

This post will be also be responsible for all management aspects of the centre including the route setting programme, all aspects of Health & Safety, maintenance and external contractors.

Applying for the Role

To apply for this post please send in your full CV with a covering letter including a personal statement setting out how your own experience and abilities meet each of the areas in the person specification. Applications without a cover letter will not be accepted.

Email applications to: or Post to:

Human Resources
Westway Development Trust
1 Thorpe Close
W10 5XL

Closing Date: 5pm on 27 July 2012

For full details, please download the Job Description and Person Specification from the 'Current Vacancies' section of our website:

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