Career Opportunities

Visitor Information

XC has recruited a full team of dedicated staff, but we are always looking for motivated individuals to join our team.

Duty Manager

 

Salary: Between £16k – £17k pa dependent on skills and experience.

Full Time – 37 hours per week (shift work including weekends and evenings)

An experienced, enthusiastic and confident individual is required to fill this key role in one of our busy centres. Experience within the leisure industry at a supervisory level is essential.

 

The right candidate will be self-motivated and able to drive their team to deliver the high standards expected, managing a large team to ensure the safety and enjoyment of our clients.

We want to create a welcoming and friendly atmosphere at The XC where all of our customers get to experience the ‘Feel-Good’ factor. Excellent customer service skills are therefore extremely important in helping us to achieve this.

Applicants must hold the following qualifications:

· First Aid at Work certificate

· CWI/CWA or RCI/SPA

 

Desirable Qualifications & Skills

· Knowledge and understanding of skateparks

· BMC FUNdamentals

· CWDI/CWLA

· ERCA Adventure Park Instructor (Continuous Belay)

 

If you think you have what it takes to become a part of our enthusiastic management team please forward your CV and covering letter to chris.kirkpatrick@sportspace.co.uk

 

Closing date: 16th December 2020

Climbing Instructors

 

XC are always on the lookout for new Climbing Instructors. If you have your CWI/RCI, an up to date first Aid certificate, and up to date insurance then why not get in touch?

To join our team, you must have a passion for climbing, be flexible, proactive and have the ability to engage with customers at a high level.

 

As a climbing instructor, you will be required to deliver a wide range of Climbing sessions which can include – schools, SEN groups, NICAS, local organisations and birthday parties.

 

Not only will you be delivering climbing sessions, you will also help out with the day to day duties such as maintaining the professional appearance and cleanliness of the climbing centre, regular equipment inspections and working as part of a team to ensure the smooth and safe running of the climbing centre.

We want to create a welcoming and friendly atmosphere at The XC where all of our customers get to experience the ‘Feel-Good’ factor. Excellent customer service skills are therefore extremely important in helping us to achieve this.

 

Candidates must hold a climbing wall award – CWI/SPA or equivalent and have proven experience in the climbing industry.

 

Foundation/Development Climbing Coach is desirable as is a current First Aid qualification.

 

For more information about available roles please email Chris.Kirkpatrick@Sportspace.co.uk

Volunteering Opportunities

Why Volunteer?
  • Make new friends
  • Gain new or use existing skills
  • Get experience
  • Make a big difference to your local community
  • Make a big difference to a local charity
  • Fun and rewarding
What can you expect from us?

Our Promise to you

  • Induction
  • Training
  • Work as part of a team
  • Depending on the site, you will have access to free activities eg. golf, skatepark, climbing, gym
  • Join us for our annual Christmas meal
  • Paid travel expenses between sites

Skatepark Marshall Job Role

Help maintain standards in the park and help keep our customers safe.

 

Photographer/Videographer Job Role

Help us capture amazing moments and exciting content for our customers to enjoy

How to apply

Please email sarah.brooke@sportspace.co.uk or send a letter to Sarah Brooke, Dacorum Sports Trust, c/o XC, Jarman Park, Hemel Hempstead, Herts HP2 4JS.

 

Please tell us what role you would like to volunteer for, along with some details about yourself, any previous roles (if applicable) and why you would like to be a part of our team. Thank you for contacting us – we appreciate it.