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About the job

We have an exciting opportunity for a deputy centre manger at one of our three climbing centres in the northwest of England. The deputy centre manager at LancasterWall will join a small, dynamic, committed team, supported by regional mangers of the Lakeland Climbing Centres.

This is an opportunity to contribute to the development and growth of our dedicated bouldering centre. This role will include all day-to-day duty manager tasks necessary to ensure the Centre is safe, clean, and most importantly a welcoming centre for all visitors. It also includes some management level work, so if you have previous management experience in a leisure setting or are ready to step up to this extra responsibility, then this could be the job for you.

Why work for us?

From our northern roots to our London expansion, we have developed an environment for excellent customer service born out of an inclusive, happy, supportive and proactive team. Our top priorities are our customers and staff; we want to create and maintain great places to work and climb!

Benefits include – free climbing at our 11 centres, trade discounts, training budget and flexible working hours.

What you need to know

  • Salary Range £25,000 to £26,500 dependent on experience
  • Job Status: Permanent, Full-time
  • Hours: 40 per week, including evening and weekend shifts
  • Closing Date: Sunday 13th August 11.59pm

How to apply

Please complete an application form with reference to the person spec and roles and responsibilities, together with the written task and email them to [email protected] by the deadline.

**Don’t quite meet every single requirement on our Job Spec?**

We are dedicated to building a diverse and authentic team, so if you are excited about this role but your experience doesn’t quite fit directly with everything required in the Person Spec, we highly encourage you to apply regardless. You might just be the right candidate for this role, and we would love to hear from you! We are always interested in receiving applications from groups traditionally underrepresented in climbing.

About LancasterWall

LancasterWall opened on the 16th of October 2021 and continues to attract climbers from far and wide!

LancasterWall has a modern, welcoming feel and features a ‘Font style’ boulder field design. With over 700 square meters of climbing surface with walls of all angles; ranging from shallow slabs to extreme overhangs. In addition to our normal climbing walls the Centre also features a modern training area, circuit, kilter and digi-boards, café, and gear shop. The wall is conveniently located within walking distance of the town centre and train station.

About Lakeland Climbing Centre Ltd

The Lakeland Climbing Centre has been operating since 1995, when we opened KendalWall, followed by expansion in London with our second centre. Today we have 2 further centres in the northwest and 8 centres in London. We are one of the country’s biggest climbing companies, with an established track record for creating awesome climbing routes and blocs for all abilities, great social events, fantastic competitions, and plenty of pathways to progress with your climbing.