Cycle Centre Assistant

Location: Woburn Forest Village - Bedfordshire

Hours of Work: Part-time

Salary/Hourly Rate: £7.95 per hour

Contract Type: Flexible hours over a 4 - week period

Transport Provided: No

Closing date: 29 May 2018

Cycle Centre Assistant

We’re a thriving team passionate about working together to deliver excellence, all in a natural forest environment.

Join the UK’s number one short break destination. We are proud to have more than 7,000 team members across five Center Parcs Villages and Head Office, working to create memorable experiences for families in beautiful forest locations.

ABOUT US

With up to 200 indoor and outdoor activities available, Center Parcs is the perfect place for families to try something new together. The Leisure team plays a key role in ensuring families feel confident, safe and happy during their activity, whatever their age or ability.

There are many opportunities in the Leisure team, and our offering of activities continues to grow. From donning an eye patch in Pirate and Princess Adventure, to whizzing around a track in Quad Bike Safari or scaling the forest canopy in Aerial Adventure, our focus is on delivering a quality experience that guests will remember, whether it’s their first or fiftieth time.

ABOUT THE BENEFITS

  • Annual profit share/management bonus
  • Staff Reward Scheme
  • Free use of leisure facilities
  • Discounted Center Parcs breaks
  • 20% discount in restaurant and retail outlets

ABOUT THE ROLE

With a fleet of 3,000 cycles, our Cycle Centre is a thriving hub and a key part of the Center Parcs experience.  Our dedicated team is responsible for ensuring our cycles and equipment are ready to hire out to our guests twice per week. 

As part of the Cycle Centre team you will be required to deliver excellent service to our guests when allocating cycles and selling cycle accessories from the Cycle Centre shop.

This is a practical customer facing role, requiring a cheerful and confident communicator, who would relish the chance to undertake a busy and physically demanding job that’s right at the heart of Village life.

HOURS OF WORK

You will be contracted to work 60 hours per 4 week period on a flexible basis. This means that your hours and days of work could vary each week, but you will always receive at least your contracted hours each period.

You will be required to work 7.5 hour shifts between the hours of 8am and 8:30pm on mainly Monday and Fridays. On other days shifts will be between 8:30am and 5:30pm if required. Times may be changed due to business demand. You will also be required to work some public / bank holidays on a rota basis.

ABOUT YOU

Essential requirements:

  • Ability to communicate effectively and build rapport with both adults and children
  • Excellent customer care skills
  • Ability to perform well under pressure
  • Physically capable of carrying out the demands of the role.

Desirable requirements:

  • Experience of working with cycles
  • Experience in a customer facing role
  • NVQ Level 2 in Customer Service or equivalent qualification
  • NVQ Level 2 Cytec or equivalent qualification

Closing date:  29 May 2018 at 12 Noon

Interviews to be held:  Week commencing 4 June 2018

Please note this vacancy may close at any time once sufficient applications have been received.  Early submission of your application is therefore encouraged.

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