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FLair Event Staff

Man Vs Mountain is coming back to North Wales. We are seeking race marshals to work at this incredible event!

Saturday 3rd September 2016 Caernarfon to Llanberis North Wales


An epic marathon distance adventure race from Caernarfon to Llanberis, via Snowden, a big quarry and a few obstacles – easy peasy right??

The Job

Working as marshals on this fantastic adventure Race!

The race begins at Caernarfon Castle, marshals mostly begin on road crossings making sure that runners cross safely.  This is only for about an hour and a half and then everyone re-locates to their next position...

Most of the second locations are at Padarn Park, helping out with the abseil, on the water jump and water slide, on water stations & pit stops along the route.

You are looking out for runners’ safety and welfare, all the while encouraging motivating and cheering them on!

You need to wear practical outdoor clothes, suitable for any weather conditions and bring plenty of food and drink with you to keep you going!


£8.10p.hr (25+), £7.50p.hr (21-24), £7p.hr (18-20), £5p.hr (U18s) All above NMW/NLW.

These are gross figures subject to PAYE requirements and contain all employee entitlements to be paid on completion of contract.

Mileage paid if using your car to move from one marshal point to another.


Flair provided staff to over 200 events in 2015 from sporting, music, corporate and promotional events, all over the UK. Why sign up with Flair:

  • Staffing managers that are working for YOU
  • Meet and network with like-minded people
  • Work on world class events at iconic locations and venues
  • Learn new skills and put existing talents into practice
  • Wages paid weekly
  • Perfect platform to build a career in the event industry; or simply to enhance your CV
  • #different9to5

If you are interested to earn money at exciting events, Flair would love to hear from you! To apply... visit our website and complete the online registration form, tell us how amazing you are and select a telephone interview slot. We will then be in touch!!

So what you waiting for?!? Join the fun today!

See you soon, Flair



Are you mountain leader qualified or assessed?
We are looking for mountain leaders or anyone with extensive trekking or outdoor experience to join our international expeditions in Costa Rica & Nicaragua in September 2016 for 13 weeks. Support the leadership skills of young volunteers and trek through some of the most incredible landscapes.
Raleigh International is a sustainable development charity, we believe in the passion and energy of young people from around the world to create long lasting positive change. We work with local people, NGO's and governments to establish where our help is needed most. We monitor and evaluate all of our programmes to ensure they create positive impact, are meaningful and long-lasting. 
Our programmes focus on providing safe access to water, protecting vulnerable environments and building more resilient communities, all whilst developing the skills and confidence of young people. In order to safely and effectively run our expeditions we rely on volunteer managers. 

Expedition dates:
Costa Rica & Nicaragua: 26 September - 21 December 2016
As a Mountain Leader you will;

  • Lead a group of young volunteers on a challenging trek 
  • Facilitate the personal development of the young volunteers
  • Encourage and motivate the young volunteers to complete the adventure leadership challenge
  • Inspire the volunteers to complete an impactful project 

We ask all of our volunteers to fund raise before the expedition but if you have a mountain leader qualification or assessed you will receive a bursary on your fundraising. For more information on fundraising targets please visit our website. This is an unpaid voluntary position however when you are in country we will cover;

  • All living expenses included during the expedition - food, accommodation, equipment
  • Full training and support before and during the expedition
  • Travel and medical insurance included
  • In country transport


  • Learn and develop your leadership and trekking skills
  • Gain experience in an expedition environment
  • Learn and develop knowledge of international sustainable development
  • Learn new skills to develop or change your career
  • Gain and develop experience working with young people in a challenging environment
  • Experience living in a completely new and exciting environment

If you are interested in the role, please visit our website via the link below and complete the online application form, along with sending us a copy of your CV. 
If you have any questions about this role please contact us on +44(0) 207 183 1295.
This is an exciting opportunity to experience something dramatically different whilst developing your own skills. 
Find out more about Raleigh by visiting our social media networks

To apply click here


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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