General Jobs

Please check below for details of current job opportunities at head office and our centres. We are always on the lookout for enthusiastic individuals to join our ever growing team, so if you have a passion to see young lives transformed then send your CV to job.enquiry@rockuk.org or register your details so that we can keep you informed of new job opportunities.

Instructor

Summit Centre, South Wales

The Summit Centre in South Wales is currently undergoing an exciting £4m transformation. The newly refurbished centre will open in summer 2018 and this is a fantastic opportunity for a number of experienced and qualified instructors to be part of an exciting new era in the history of this former drift mine.

You will be part of a team delivering a range of activities both in the climbing wall, around the Summit Centre site and off site making the most of the natural environment in the Brecon Beacons and Welsh Valleys. With the expansion of the site you will be instrumental in developing new sessions and offsite activities.

As part of the Summit Centre team you will be a role model for outstanding Christian service which constantly exceeds guest expectations. You will foster a positive and welcoming environment and be pro-active in developing relationships with the users of the centre, resolving customer issues and satisfying customers in various situations whilst delivering Rock UK’s trading and charitable objectives and sensitively demonstrating our Christian ethos.

If this challenging and exciting role appeals to you, and you have the skills and experience to match, then we would love to hear from you!

Full Time 37.5 hours per week, including some shift patterns with evening and weekend work required.

Salary: From £16,269 (depending on experience & qualifications) + pension contribution.

This role is subject to an Occupational Requirement (OR) that the successful applicant is a Christian.

Closing Date: Tuesday 12th June.

Permanent Role – Subject to satisfactory references, a DBS check and a 3 month probationary period.

For a full job description and to apply for this position please contact Rachel at Job.enquiry@rockuk.org or telephone 01933 654105.

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Facilities Manager

Summit Centre, South Wales

The Summit Centre in South Wales is currently undergoing an exciting £4m transformation. The newly refurbished centre will open in June 2018 and this is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Facilities Manager to be part of an exciting new era in the history of this former drift mine.

You will have overall responsibility for the safe and efficient operation of the centre’s grounds, buildings, equipment and fleet. You will need the personal qualities, experience and qualifications to lead, motivate and develop a team of facilities staff to ensure a culture of excellence, service and safety. As a key member of the Centre Leadership Team, you will be able to clearly and respectfully communicate our Christian ethos, objectives, mission and vision to staff, guests and other stakeholders of all faiths and none. You will at all times demonstrate a customer-centric mindset and seek to be an example of Christian servant-leadership to our staff and guests.

If this challenging and exciting role appeals to you, and you have the skills and experience to match, then we would love to hear from you!

Full Time 37.5 hours per week, including some shift patterns with evening and weekend work required.

Salary: £22-25K (depending on experience & qualifications) + pension contribution.

This role is subject to an Occupational Requirement (OR) that the successful applicant is a Christian.

Closing Date: Monday 21st May with interviews for this post to be held on Friday 25th May.

Permanent Role – Subject to satisfactory references, a DBS check and a 3 month probationary period.

For a full job description and to apply for this position please contact Rachel at Job.enquiry@rockuk.org or telephone 01933 654105.

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Centre Team Assistant

Frontier Centre, Northamptonshire

We have a vacancy for a Centre Team Assistant. The role is to support the Centre Team Supervisor with the ongoing successful hospitality provision and outstanding customer care for the centre. If you have excellent organisational and interpersonal skills, this role could be for you.

The Centre Team Assistant will work in the hospitality team at Frontier Centre, will have day to day responsibility for managing and providing pastoral support to the international volunteer team, ensuring the provision of excellent customer care and outstanding hospitality and service for our guests across the centre. Motivated by their Christian faith, he or she will be able to clearly and sensitively communicate Rock UK’s Christian aims and ethos to staff and guests of all faiths and none.

Salary: £15,268 per annum. This is a permanent, full-time position.

This role is subject to an Occupational Requirement (OR) that the successful applicant is a Christian.

For a full job description and application form please contact job.enquiry@rockuk.org or telephone 01933 654105

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Centre Team Supervisor

Frontier Centre, Northamptonshire

We have an immediate vacancy for a Centre Team Supervisor. The role is key to the ongoing successful hospitality provision and outstanding customer care for the centre. If you have excellent organisational and interpersonal skills, this role could be for you.

The Centre Team Supervisor will lead the hospitality team at Frontier Centre, ensuring the provision of excellent customer care and outstanding hospitality and service for our guests across the centre. Motivated by their Christian faith, he or she will be able to clearly and sensitively communicate Rock UK’s Christian aims and ethos to staff and guests of all faiths and none. The Centre Team Supervisor will be able to lead and motivate the centre team to provide a first-class end-to-end guest experience that consistently meets and exceeds guest expectations.

Salary: c£18,000 per annum depending on experience. This is a permanent, full-time position.

This role is subject to an Occupational Requirement (OR) that the successful applicant is a Christian.

For a full job description and application form please contact Rachel at Job.enquiry@rockuk.org or telephone 01933 654105

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Seasonal Instructors

Frontier Centre, Northamptonshire

We are currently looking to appoint Seasonal Instructors at our centre in Irthlingborough, Northamptonshire.

Applicants should ideally have experience of working in an outdoor adventure centre, hold a first aid certificate and either an SPA/ CWA or BCU L1/L2 qualification.

For a full job description and details of how to apply please contact Rachel on 01933 654105 or email Job.enquiry@rockuk.org

This role is subject to an Occupational Requirement (OR) that the successful applicant should be a practising Christian.

Applications will be reviewed on submission

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Senior Activity Instructor

Carroty Wood, Kent

We currently have a vacancy for a Senior Activity Instructor at our Carroty Wood centre in Kent

As Senior Instructor at Carroty Wood you will report to and assist the Chief Instructor with delivering a wide range of adventurous activities to groups and individuals. You will actively deliver Rock UK’s Christian mission, aims and objectives in an adventurous context and develop personally as part of the activity team.

The successful applicants will hold relevant qualifications: SPA, BCU Level 2 including moderate water, 4* Kayak or Canoe, GNAS, ML(S), First Aid.

Full Time 37.5 hours per week. Based at Carroty Wood, Tonbridge, Kent (with occasional UK travel).

Salary: £18,000 per annum.

This role is subject to an Occupational Requirement (OR) that the successful applicant should be a practising Christian.

For a full job description and an application form please contact Rachel at Job.enquiry@rockuk.org or telephone 01933 654105

 

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Lead Instructor

Whithaugh Park, Newcastleton, Scottish Borders

We currently have a vacancy for a Lead Instructor at our Whithaugh Park centre in the beautiful Scottish Borders.

Applicants should hold at least two of the following qualifications:

Summer Mountain Leader, Single Pitch Award (SPA), UKCC Level 2 Canoe & Kayak Coach or BC Level 2 Mountain Biking.

You will have experience of leading and motivating a team of instructors and trainees.
This is a permanent, full-time position.

Salary starts at £14,625 per annum with increments added for specific qualifications.

This role is subject to an Occupational Requirement (OR) that the successful applicant should be a practising Christian.

For a full job description and details of how to apply please contact Rachel on 01933 654105 or email Job.enquiry@rockuk.org

Applications will be reviewed on submission

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Activity Instructor

Frontier Centre, Northamptonshire

We are currently looking to appoint a full time Instructor for an immediate start at our centre in Irthlingborough, Northamptonshire.

This post is for a multi-activity instructor and the successful applicant should have the following minimum qualifications:

Single Pitch Award (SPA) or UKCC Level 2 canoe and kayak coach

Salary is in the region of £14,625 per annum depending on experience.

For a full job description and details of how to apply please contact Rachel on 01933 654105 or email Job.enquiry@rockuk.org

This role is subject to an Occupational Requirement that the successful applicant should be a practising Christian.

Applications will be reviewed on submission

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Freelance Instructors

Summit Centre, South Wales

We are currently looking for a couple of freelance instructors to supplement our permanent team of instructors at Summit Centre.

Freelance staff are involved in instructing both in the climbing wall and on our new Aerial Adventure (High Ropes) course, floor-walking and covering reception.

We have opportunities available for both occasional and regular shifts.

Freelance staff should have an interest in climbing and sharing their passion for this sport with others.  They should have completed their CWA or SPA training.  Support is available to help gain the necessary qualifications.

For further information about becoming a freelancer at Summit Centre please contact job.enquiry@rockuk.org

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Seasonal Instructors

Carroty Wood, Kent

We are currently looking to appoint Seasonal Instructors at our centre in Tonbridge, Kent.

Applicants should ideally have experience of working in an outdoor adventure centre, hold a first aid certificate and either an SPA or a BCU Level 1 qualification.

For a full job description and details of how to apply please contact Rachel on 01933 654105 or email Job.enquiry@rockuk.org

This role is subject to an Occupational Requirement (OR) that the successful applicant should be a practising Christian.

Applications will be reviewed on submission

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