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Zip World Instructor 2016

Location - Snowdonia

Have you a passion for the outdoor industry? Do you want to #ExperienceAdventure? Zip World is recruiting. Zip World is all about offering an inspiring range of activities that provide families, thrill seekers and everyone in between the chance to experience world-class adventures in unique environments. Zip World currently have 3 operational sites in North Wales; Zip World Velocity at Bethesda, Zip World Titan, Caverns and Bounce Below at Blaenau Ffestiniog, and Zip World Fforest located at Betws y Coed.

If you are a seasoned outdoor professional, looking to develop within, then working at Zip World is the place for you.

It is not essential to hold a host of qualifications in relation to the outdoors although we do require all instructing staff to hold a recognised, in date, first aid certificate to emergency first aid at work level. If you do not currently hold such a qualification, you will be required to complete a course organised by Zip World on commencement of your employment at a cost to yourself We need an energetic, articulate and passionate team that are focused on delivering excellent service to our discerning customer base.

Essential requirements and skills

  • Is highly motivated
  • Ability to positively interact with a wide range of groups and individuals
  • Have an exceptionally high regard for safety
  • Able to follow strict procedures consistently and repeatedly

 

Staff Package

Contracts are 0hr and offered from your start date until early November of the same year. During the summer months we would envisage you working between 30-40hrs perweek. Following completion of a summer season there will be a limited number of winter contracts available. Training wage is the national minimum wage, which rises to £8.50 per hour once all competency requirements have been met. After satisfactory completion of the 3 months probation period your hourly rate will rise to £9.48.

Applying couldn’t be easier…

Please contact Hannah Barratt if you require further information via the e-mail hr@zipworld.co.uk or call 01248 601 444. To apply for this role please complete an online application form at www.zipworld.co.uk/about-us/jobs.

We require instructors for Zip World Velocity.

Interview dates will be June the 22nd for Zip World Velocity.

Start date for Velocity is the 4th of July.

Although you may gain employment at one Zip World site you may be asked to work across other sites.

Your application form will be reviewed on receipt, if you are successfully shortlisted you will receive an invite to one of our sites for our group interviews. Contract offers are subject to reference checks.

You need to possess the legal right to live and work in the UK to be considered for employment with Zip World. Zip World is committed to the principles of equality and diversity and welcome applicants from all sectors of the community.

Zip World Velocity, Penrhyn Quarry, Bethesda, Gwynedd, LL57 4YG

Zip World Titan, Llechwedd Slate Caverns, Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd¸ LL41 3NB

Zip World Fforest, Llanrwst Road, Betws Y Coed, LL24 0HA



Cafe Assistant

Zip World Fforest

Have you a passion for the outdoor industry? Do you want to #ExperienceAdventure? Zip World is recruiting. We need energetic, articulate and passionate staff focused on delivering an excellent service to our discerning customer base.

Zip World is all about offering an inspiring range of activities that provide families, thrill seekers and everyone in between the chance to experience world-class adventures in unique environments. Zip World currently has 3 operational sites in North Wales; Zip World Velocity at Bethesda, Zip World Titan, Caverns and Bounce Below at Blaenau Ffestiniog, and Zip World Fforest located at Betws y Coed. 

Principal responsibilities

  • Undertaking the preparation of the food and beverages served in the café
  • Clearing tables
  • Washing up
  • Serving customers in a pleasant and courteous manner
  • Cleaning the kitchen and café area
  • Operating the till

 

Staff Package
Contracts are 0hr and offered from your start date until early November of the same year.
Hourly rate varies dependant on experience.

Applying couldn’t be easier… 

Please contact Hannah Barratt if you require further information via the e-mail hr@zipworld.co.uk or call 01248 601 444. To apply for this role please complete an online application form at www.zipworld.co.uk/about-us/jobs.

Zip World Velocity, Penrhyn Quarry, Bethesda, Gwynedd, LL57 4YG

Zip World Titan, Llechwedd Slate Caverns, Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd¸ LL41 3NB

Zip World Fforest, Llanrwst Road, Betws Y Coed, LL24 0HA

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Housekeeping Staff

We're looking for enthusiastic, energetic individuals to join our Housekeeping Team. Staring immediately, we need part time staff to cover 6-hour shifts on Fridays, Saturdays or Sundays. If you are interested, e-mail alan.manouch@pyb.co.uk or call Alan on 01690 720116

 

 




Adventure Leaders

Support some of the UKs most hard to reach young people to learn through adventure on an expedition in Volcanic Iceland. Project New Horizons is a ground breaking youth development programme run by the British Exploring society and Catch22.
We are looking for qualified Mountain Leaders to support teams of young people as they complete a challenging programme of UK outdoor education following by a 3 week overseas expedition to the wilds of Iceland in summer 2016.

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