Centre Assistant

Who We Are

We are a Christian organisation that is passionate about developing young people, bringing adventure into learning in the outdoors, to transform lives. Since we began nearly 100 years ago the essence of what we do hasn’t really changed. We give young people and those who are young at heart, a chance to experience exhilarating adventure in a safe and affirming environment. We help young people to push boundaries, widen their horizon, grow in confidence and discover capabilities they didn’t know they had. Every year we welcome over 60,000 visitors from schools, churches and youth groups to Rock UK’s four activity centres spread throughout the UK.


About the Role

We are looking to appoint a full-time Centre Assistant at our outdoor activity centre in Irthlingborough, Northamptonshire.

The successful applicant will be responsible for giving welcome talks to groups on arrival and will be the first point of contact during their stay. Working under the direction of the Facilities Manager they will help to ensure the comfort and safety of our guests, and that the centre is well presented. They will provide practical assistance in the preparation of buildings and facilities, and carry out physical tasks and routine checks around the centre. They will be included on the out of hours on-call rota (including weekends every 6 weeks). Applicants will need to have excellent verbal communication skills, practical and problem-solving skills, a good level of physical fitness and hold a valid driving licence.

This role is subject to an Occupational Requirement (OR) that the successful applicant is a Christian who is committed to the values, beliefs and behaviours set out in our ethos statement.

Salary: £17,374.50 per annum
Hours per week: 37.5
Contract term: Permanent, subject to satisfactory references, an Enhanced DBS check and a 6 month probationary period.
Closing date for applications: Friday 6 August 2021
Interviews will take place: week commencing 9 August 2021

For a full job description and an application form please email job.enquiry@rockuk.org or contact the HR Team on 07715 312 009

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