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Zip World Seasonal Instructor - 2017

Zip World opened in 2013 with 8 employees running the fastest zip line in the world from a porta cabin. Three years later, the Zip World Family has grown to nearly 250 employees operating eleven unique adventures at three stunning locations in north Wales.

Zip World aims to be the most successful, people focused, location based, adventure tourism brand in the world with the provision of exciting and shared adventure experiences in unique environments.

Weekends, bank holidays, school holidays are our busiest times. Your working hours will be reflective of this.

We require the very best to join our fast growing team. We need energetic, articulate and passionate staff focused on delivering an excellent service to our discerning customer base.

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.  

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. We would envisage you working between 30-40hrs per week during the summer months. Following completion of a summer season there will be a limited number of winter contracts available.

You shall be paid at the National Minimum Wage rate for the training week only. On successful completion of the training week, your rate of pay shall increase to £8.50. Once all competencies/criteria have been met, your hourly rate will rise to £9.62 per hour.

Applying couldn't be easier… 

If you require further information and/or to see the Job Description, please contact Imogen Lloyd or Hannah Barratt at recruitment@zipworld.co.uk. To apply for this role please complete an online application form at www.zipworld.co.uk/about-us/jobs.


We require instructors for all 3 sites to start by March 2017, with some possible intakes between March and June.

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

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.






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