A temporary vacancy has arisen within the busy reception team at Plas y Brenin until end of December.
Duties will include meeting and greeting guests, answering enquiries by phone and through our e-mail enquiry system. Take general bookings for climbing wall and other facilities. Cashing up and balancing reports on daily basis. Inputting of data and use of Word and spreadsheets.
Candidate must have good communication skills and be able to work calmly under pressure. Good computer skills and knowledge. Be able to work within a small team as well as on own initiative in a busy front office. Be flexible to take on other duties as required.
36 hours per week.
Salary to be discussed.
To apply please send a CV with a covering letter to:
Plas y Brenin
or email your CV and covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date for applications 28th March 2014
For an informal discussion contact Gaynor Lewis 01690 720214
Nikwax PR & Digital Marketing Executive
Are you a motivated, enthusiastic communicator with excellent writing skills and a strong background in digital communications? Fed up with the commute to London or looking for new challenges? Then come and join the Nikwax team!
Nikwax is a leading manufacturer of waterproofing and aftercare products for clothing, footwear, and outdoor equipment, exporting to over 50 countries worldwide, based in Wadhurst, East Sussex.
We are looking for a Digital Communications individual to join our communications and marketing team. You will support the creation and implementation of our communications strategies in all areas of Digital Marketing and PR, including copy writing.
You will have excellent proven writing skills and be able to write for all our audiences. A passion for the outdoors market, as well as showing a keen interest in outdoor activities is desirable but not essential.
We offer excellent benefits and a competitive salary.
To apply for this position please send a CV and covering letter or email before the closing date on March 14th to:
Recruitment, Nikwax Ltd,
Unit F Durgates Industrial Estate,
Wadhurst, East Sussex
or e-mail: email@example.com
Raasay House are Actively Seeking Staff for the Following Positions:
- 1x Sea Kayaker with Level 3/Four Star leader and other activity certification/experience
- 1x Sailor with dinghy instructor, preferably keel boat endorsement
- 1x Multi activity instructor with bushcraft training/experience We also require other multi activity instructors- please see below for details.
Location: Isle of Raasay (by Skye), Scotland
Wage: Based on experience and qualifications.
Start Date: 20th April
Duration: 20th April until 5th July (with potential extension until October.)
Qualified Instructors required for the reopening of our unique centre situated on the small Hebridean island of Raasay.
We're looking for self-motivated individuals able to work with initiative and enthusiasm to deliver educational and fun activity sessions and courses. Instructors would be responsible for maintenance of equipment, and will be required to assist in the day to day running of the centre at times. Join our professional team in providing activities on Raasay and in the surrounding waters, with courses for schools, youth groups and adults throughout the season. Activities include: Rock climbing and abseiling, kayaking and sea kayaking, sailing, coasteering, gorge walking, hill-walking and orienteering, archery and team challenge initiatives.
As a guide, successful multi activity applicants should hold at least one or more of the following endorsements;
- BCU Level 2 inland canoe and kayak
- GNAS Leader
- All applicants should possess a current First Aid certification.
- All staff will be subject to PVG check.
If you are interested in joining our team and furthering your career in the outdoors, we'd like to hear from you. To apply, download an application pack from and email it along with your cover letter and CV to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Closing date for applications is end of March 2014.
Successful applicants would be expected to attend group selection from 2pm Friday 21st March to Sunday 23rd (If unable to attend these dates then an individual interview can be arranged around your availability). Accommodation and food will be provided for this weekend.